Technical Editor and Writer 4

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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

DiversityWorking MD

Company
DiversityWorking
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
7283646
AJE Ref #
576151501
Location
MD
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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* Technical Editor and Writer 4
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* Requisition ID:
16017736
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* Location\(s\):
United States\-Maryland\-Fort Meade
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* Relocation Assistance:
No relocation assistance available
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* Writes, rewrites and/or edits technical documents such as technical procedure manuals, user manuals, programming manuals, service manuals, operational specifications, and related technical publications to communicate clearly and effectively technical specifications and instructions to a wide range of audiences\. Acquires subject knowledge by interviewing product developers, observing performance of production methods, referring to technical specifications, blueprints, engineering illustrations, and trade journals\. Oversees preparation of illustrative materials, selecting drawings, sketches, diagrams and charts\. Conducts quality review of materials\.
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* -Responsible for the preparation, review, revision, and maintenance of technical documents including software and systems engineering, system operations, testing, and user documentation\.-Writes and edits technical documentation for all of the project's hardware and software to include installation, configuration and how\-to documentation\.-Creates code documentation for software; produces implementation guides and end\-user guides for capabilities; provides field, data definition, and data flow documentation\.-Formats technical publications from pamphlets, technical drawings, and consultations with technical personnel and other available resources\.Basic Qualifications:
Candidate must have a TS/SCI with Polygraph ClearanceEight \(8\) years experience as a Technical Writer AND a Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required\. Four \(4\) years of additional TW experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree, and a Master's degree may be substituted for two \(2\) years of experience\.\
* Preparation of program briefings/presentations-Assist in preparing and maintaining operations documentation, user guides and manuals and technical publications-Use multiple word processing and presentation tools such as MS Word, PowerPoint, and Visio etc\.-Prepare and maintain operations documentation, user guides and manuals and technical publications-Under general direction, write technical copy for various types of documents for a program/project of similar complexity-Work independently preparing and maintaining highly complex systems, programming and operations documentation, procedures and methods-Act as project leader for projects with complex or voluminous documentation and may provide or coordinate special documentation services as requiredPreferred Qualifications:
-Familiar with IBM Rational Product Suite-Experience supporting test driven development-Experience writing test reports-Configuration management support/process familiarity-Experience working in a quick reaction capacityNorthrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce\. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class\. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www\.northropgrumman\.com/EEO \. U\.S\. Citizenship is required for most positions\.
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* Title:

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* _Technical Editor and Writer 4_
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* Location:

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* _Maryland\-Fort Meade_
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* Requisition ID:

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* _16017736_ .