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Senior Level Technical Writer 1

Description:
Our client, a market leader and technology innovator, is seeking talented professionals to deliver cutting edge solutions to their customers. Well-respected, with a global presence, our client consistently offers a powerful and robust portfolio of products, services and solutions that help customers successfully execute their missions in today’s dynamic environment. With unsurpassed engineering, using an open systems approach, our client solves the nation’s most complex challenges while foreseeing future needs.

Senior Level Technical Writer 1
(US Citizenship Required*)
Taunton, MA
2018-5471

Responsibilities:
• Work on the Warfighter Information Network - Tactical Increment 2 Post Deployment Software Support (WIN-T Inc 2 PDSS) program.
• Create, develop, plan, write, and edit complex operational, instructional, interactive electronic technical manuals (IETMs), maintenance or test procedures for paper, multimedia or web-based publication
• Interview various users and technical staff to gather data for documentation
• Research and translate technical information into manuals and/or web-based documents for nontechnical and technical users
• Acquire subject knowledge by interviewing product developers, observing performance of production methods, referring to technical specifications, blueprints, engineering illustrations, and trade journals
• Produce products that conform to company documentation and quality assurance standards
• Provide recommendations and ideas to technical documentation team, project leads, management and the customer on best work practices, workflow, presentation, structure and organization of materials
• Develop new work processes and methods using existing authoring tools, new authoring tools and 3rd party plug-ins in order to improve work process efficiency and overall quality of customer deliverables
• Document engineering processes and specifications by editing software developer and engineering staff notes and procedures
• Apply formatting to support writing/publication of hardware and software test procedures, white papers, readme files, etc.
• Proactively inform management and project leads of project status or concerns, including issues of scope, schedule
• Ensure accurate preparation of documents for interim and final delivery to customer by creating and preparing materials (agendas, etc.) to facilitate manual validations and verifications with the customer
• Travel may be required
• Works under very limited supervision and no instruction on day-to-day work
• Expert use and application of standard principles, theories, concepts, and techniques
• Provide resolutions to an assortment of problems of highly complex scope
• Use judgment within defined practices and procedures
• Subject matter expert (SME) in one discipline/field and with working knowledge in adjacent disciplines/fields
• May require experience with marking and labeling classified documentation/designs

Qualifications:
• Able to obtain a Secret Security Clearance
• Proficient with Adobe FrameMaker
• Able to resolve complex issues in creative, effective ways
• English language skills including accurate definitions and spelling of relevant technical words, rules of composition, and grammar
• Written communication skills: able to effectively communicate with the target audience
• Able to research and interpret data
• Strong working knowledge of DoD MIL Standards and style guides; able implement such standards to technical documentation
• Knowledge of publication systems
• Time management and organizational skills; can manage complex tasks from kick off to delivery
• Customer interface skills and sensitivity to customer satisfaction
• Strong communications skills with teammates, direct management, program management, engineering/technical staff
• Exert in several areas of the job (i.e. production tools, projects, DoD MIL STD, IETMS, etc.)
*US Citizenship is required by law, regulation, executive order, or government contract.

Education and Experience:
• Bachelor’s degree in Technical Writing, English, or related area is required plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience.

Conditions of Employment:
Applicants selected for employment will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening and background investigation which may include education, criminal and work history verifications.

About Our Company:
Moseley Technical Services, Inc. is dedicated to providing our clients with a high standard of quality products and services. For two decades, our reputation has been built on this dedication and the long-term relationships developed with some of the most prestigious companies in the aerospace and defense industries. These business relationships give you the opportunity to not only find a job but to find one you can value and enjoy. We will be dedicated to you and to making your career a success.

Accepted applicants will have the opportunity to be eligible for benefits, including medical and supplemental insurance and a 401K. Appreciation and gratitude for employees is a hallmark of organizations with low turnover.

Moseley Technical Services, Inc. is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer.

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Job Number: 2018-5471
Job Location: Taunton, MA
Duration: 12 Months
Input Date: 02/26/2018
Firm Name: MOSELEY TECHNICAL SERVICES INC
Attention: Bradley Davis
Address: 7500 S MEMORIAL PKWY STE 215-R
City, State: HUNTSVILLE, AL 35802
Phone: 256/880-0446
Fax Phone: 256/880-0936
Website: www.moseleytechnical.com

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