Raytheon Technical Editor/Writer I in Woburn, Massachusetts
Job Description 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. WLED seeks a beginning Technical Writer who will develop maintenance and operations technical manuals based out of Woburn, MA. Responsibilities will include the development of Interactive Electronic Technical Manuals (IETMs) using the Eagle Publishing System (EPS) and/or ArborText, including but not limited to the following subject matter: system functional theory, operations, preventative and corrective maintenance, schematics, and illustrated parts breakdowns from compiled engineering technical reports, drawings, and parts lists. This individual will also participate in IETM validation, customer conferences to ensure manuals conformed to contract requirements, and scheduled peer reviews. In addition, he/she will assist in the development of illustrations, graphics and flow diagrams to support documentation; support contract deliverable documentation; and coordinate with Technical Trainers to identify and provide technical manual documents to support Organizational Level training courses. This position can be a salary grade G06 or G07 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience, education and responsibilities for the position. Required Skills 18 months of professional experience related to this job description, developing written content Demonstrated experience collaborating and partnering with subject matter experts Demonstrated experience working diverse and/or cross-cultural teams Desired Skills Experience with Adobe FrameMaker and/or Illustrator Ability to read electrical schematics and engineering drawings Experience with the development of technical documentation Experience in writing to military specifications Experience in developing Class 3, Class 4 and/or Class 5 IETMs Experience with XML and/or S-1000D authoring XML Schema Development Experience with PTC Arbortext. Experience with RADAR and related technologies Experience with Eagle Publishing System (EPS) Experience with Earned Value Management Experience as a BOE Developer Experience with Adobe Create Suite, Iso-draw, or CAD Experience with HTML authoring Prior military service is a plus Able to obtain a Secret Security Clearance Required Education BS/BA in English, Journalism, Technical Writing or a major related to this job description. 8+ years of applicable professional experience in lieu of a BS/BA 120411
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