The Whole Life Engineering Directorate (WLED) is made up of several disciplines whose main objective is to influence hardware and systems early in their life cycle to assure effective operation, reliability, maintainability and economical ownership by the customer and end user.
As a Senior Technical Editor / Writer, you’ll work with other technical writers, logistic support personnel and system engineering organizations. Your responsibilities will include collecting and documenting system architecture, and developing applicable support technical manual documentation in accordance with defined standards and contractual requirements for a variety of complex equipment.
Responsibilities will include:
Developing simplified theory of operation and block diagrams for electrical, electronic, and mechanical equipment
Developing fault isolation and troubleshooting procedures for electrical, electronic, and mechanical equipment
Developing procedures and supporting illustrations supporting the inspection, test, removal, installation and repair of assemblies
Working with technical illustrator personnel in support of publication effort
Working with desktop publishing personnel in support of publication effort
Interfacing with customer engineering personnel to work out solutions to problems
Development of Interactive Electronic Technical Manuals (IETMs) using the Eagle Publishing System
Periodic domestic and international travel
This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only US Citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
4+ years’ professional experience developing written content
2+ years of experience in the aforementioned area along with a relevant Master's Degree may be considered for this job
Experience writing specifications for technical publications
Experience with Data Module Publishing Systems used to produce Technical Manuals (TM) and Interactive Electronic Technical Manuals (IETM)
Experience with Extensible Markup Language (XML) Editors
US Citizenship is required
Experience with S-1000Dinternational specificationor MIL-STD- 40051-1/2 for technical publication
Experience with Enhanced Automated Graphical Logistics Environment (EAGLE) and/or Eagle Publishing System (EPS)
Understanding of Logistics Management Information (LMI) and the use in the development of technical documentation
Prior technical leadership experience and leading other team members during problem resolution
Prior experience developing technical documentation for the Department of Defense or foreign military customers
Experience with presentations and data analysis skills
Six Sigma Specialist (or other similar certification)
BS in a STEM discipline
This job is posted internally as: Sr. Multi-Disciplined Engineer
Here at Integrated Defense Systems, we innovate to create solutions and solve complex challenges across all domains: from land and sea to air, space, and cyberspace. In doing so, we embrace the talent, expertise and perspectives of our diverse workforce, each bringing their skills, ideas and dedication to the work we do. We pride ourselves on our commitment to our customers, industry partners and our teammates, making a positive impact not only to our business, but also in our communities where we live and work. Our constant innovation is made possible by a strong culture, investing in our people, and an unwavering vision that’s shared by our employees across the globe – a vision of one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place.
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