Smarthome Technical Writer


Technical Writer in Smarthome's Marketing Department (Irvine, CA)


Smarthome is seeking a Technical Writer to support the Product Management Team in the Marketing Department

Job Summary

The person hired for the position of Technical Writer will handle varied assignments that are primarily inclusive of (but not limited to) writing detailed, SEO friendly Webpages for new products, updating existing Webpages for current products, researching and testing products (which often includes contacting suppliers over the phone for detailed information), and other tasks as required.

Roles and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Provide creative, error free, grammatically correct product pages for as support to Product Managers as designated
  • Effectively convey technical product information and simplify it for customers on a Webpage
  • Educates and informs the customer of value of the product and help influence their purchasing decision
  • You will have the opportunity to test products to help understand how to best deliver the message of a product on a Webpage


  • High school diploma
  • PC literate, including Microsoft Office products
  • Experience with Technical Writing
  • Understanding of basic html
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Knowledge of home automation and gadgets, and modern technology
  • Knowledge of house electrical wiring, A/V distribution, and surveillance is a plus, but not required
  • Ability to work in a high volume rapidly changing environment
  • Ability to please most people and accept feedback and criticism in a constructive manner
  • Ability to follow through with commitments and show concern for the needs of others
  • Ability to handle work-related stress; handle multiple priorities simultaneously; and meet deadlines
  • Clear and conceptual thinking ability; excellent judgment and discretion
  • Strong Active Listening skills

This is a part-time, hourly position.
Up to 30 hours/week to start, with the possibility of moving into a full-time position

How to Apply:

Please forward your resume, along with your salary requirement (or history) to: [email protected]

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