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Technical Writer

Toronto, Canada Job ID JR0237653 Job Category General Work Mode Hybrid Experience Level Experienced

Job Description

Intel is a company of bold and curious inventors and problem solvers who create some of the most astounding technology advancements and experiences in the world. With a legacy of relentless innovation and a commitment to bring smart, connected devices to every person globally, our diverse and brilliant teams are continually searching for tomorrow's technology and revel in the challenges that come with changing the world.

Intel’s Toronto Technology Center is a world-class research and development site. We create state-of-the-art CAD software tools and industry-leading programmable logic device architectures. Our compilers and libraries are unlocking the power of Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs), for the next generation of software developers and accelerating an array of transformative markets, from Fin Tech to 5G to AI. In this role, you will have the opportunity for cross-functional interactions with R&D Engineers, Support Engineers, Program Managers, and Marketing to create self-help content for software developers and FPGA designers.

The successful incumbent will perform the following but not limited to:

  • Responsible for designing, writing, revising and/or editing of technical and/or promotional papers (i.e., application papers, product descriptions, catalogs, manuals/guides, commercial applications, brochures, product articles, etc.).

  • Analyze and interpret data to determine appropriate syntax, style, and grammatical usage for information produced on hard copy or electronic medium.

  • Perform tasks related to the construction of technical and non-technical illustrations and graphics.

  • Attend, plan and coordinate meetings to assess customer requirements.

  • Oversee the preparation of illustrative material, selecting drawings, sketches, diagrams, and charts, supporting slide/video production, serving as editor on specific publications including article selection, artwork coordination, productions and distribution. May assist in preparation and layout of work for publication.

  • Provide written documentation and procedural materials for multiple audiences

  • Provide superior written and verbal communication skills, with a keen eye for detail

  • Experience working with engineering to improve user experience: design, UI, and help refine content and create visuals and diagrams for technical support content.

Candidate must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates. Experience listed below would be obtained through a combination of your schoolwork, classes, research and/or relevant previous job and/or internship experiences.

Requirements listed would be obtained through a combination of industry relevant job experience, internship experiences and or schoolwork/classes/research.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Technical Communication, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field.

  • 3+ years’ experience in Technical writing with software compilers
    FPGA technology

  • Experience with professional authoring tools, such as XMetaL Author, Oxygen XML Author, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with software compilers

  • Experience with FPGA technology

  • Experience using XML tools to create documentation

Inside this Business Group

The Programmable Solutions Group (PSG) was formed from the acquisition of Altera. As part of Intel, PSG will create market-leading programmable logic devices that deliver a wider range of capabilities than customers experience today. Combining Altera's industry-leading FPGA technology and customer support with Intel's world-class semiconductor manufacturing capabilities will enable customers to create the next generation of electronic systems with unmatched performance and power efficiency. PSG takes pride in creating an energetic and dynamic work environment that is driven by ingenuity and innovation. We believe the growth and success of our group is directly linked to the growth and satisfaction of our employees. That is why PSG is committed to a work environment that is flexible and collaborative, and allows our employees to reach their full potential.

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance.


We offer a total compensation package that ranks among the best in the industry. It consists of competitive pay, stock, bonuses, as well as, benefit programs which include health, retirement, and vacation. Find more information about all of our Amazing Benefits here:

Intel is committed to a culture of accessibility. Intel provides accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities. Find information and request accommodation here.

Working Model

This role will be eligible for our hybrid work model which allows employees to split their time between working on-site at their assigned Intel site and off-site. In certain circumstances the work model may change to accommodate business needs.
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“I’ve always wanted to do something that changes the world — at Intel, I feel appreciated, and I’ve gained more confidence in myself. It makes me feel like I’m capable of doing great things.”

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