Job Code | #186

Technical Writer


Aliso Viejo, CA

Job Overview:

Do you enjoy working in a creative fast-growing entrepreneurial environment? With indie you´ll never walk alone! We place high value on our teams and pursue excellence for our employees and customers!

indie is an Autotech solutions innovator. We focus on edge sensors spanning multiple modalities including LiDAR, radar, ultrasound and vision for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), autonomous vehicles, connected car, user experience and electrification applications.

indie Semiconductor is looking for a seasoned technical writer and editor to support our engineer and applications teams with technical documentation, application notes and user guides. The ideal candidate will have strong attention to detail, meet project deadlines without sacrificing quality and collaborate with our engineering and marketing teams, to develop high-quality and consistent customer facing documentation for a diverse range of automotive semiconductor solutions.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop technical documentation including external facing and highly detailed internal product data sheets

  • Support definition of document review process, workflow, and document control tools

  • Compile technical library and ensure consistency for product language, function descriptions, schematics, and drawings

  • Align all documentation in accordance with corporate style guides and brand identity

  • Remain current on industry-standards and innovative approaches to document management and workflow

  • Meet project deadlines without sacrificing quality

  • Prioritize and execute projects based on business priorities, ensuring all urgent business unit and/or sales and marketing requests are met in a timely manner

  • Maintain strong collaboration and communication between engineering and design groups

  • Continue to improve the documentation quality based on review/approval process and feedback received from stakeholders

  • Contribute to documentation development lifecycle improvements that enable efficient delivery of quality documentation content

Job Requirements:

With us, you must love being part of an organization where everyone makes a difference and contributes to the company's success. Creativity, Ownership and Excellence are what we value.

These are the skills and know how an ideal candidate would bring. We understand that nobody is perfect! After all, your new job should challenge you and you should have the possibilities to grow.

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field or equivalent experience in the semiconductor industry

  • Experience in  technical writing for digital, analog or power semiconductor products  preferred

  • Excellent writing, editorial, communication, and project management skills.

  • Minimum  8 years of experience in technical writing

  • Experience generating technical documentation (including text and graphics) with Microsoft Office suite, Visio, and Adobe FrameMaker, Photoshop and Illustrator

  • Experience with Sphinx, HTML or XML a plus


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