Northrop Grumman Technical Editor and Writer 3 in Saint Augustine, Florida

Northrop Grumman Technology Services has a job opportunity for a full-time Technical Editor and Writer 3 in St. Augustine, FL.

Job Summary:

Researches, writes, edits, and proofreads engineering technical data to develop aircraft technical manuals for the U.S. Navy and Foreign Military Sales. Analyses and develops detailed descriptions of aircraft components and procedures to include operator, maintenance, troubleshooting, fault isolation, checklists, technical directives,aircraft change directives, engineering change proposal, and other reports.

Job Responsibilities:

Utilize experience with interactive electronic technical manuals (IETM) and the use of XML and an understanding of S1000D business rules.

Work with Arbortext Epic Editor, Inmedius AuthorPro, Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe 10.x, ISOView, NAVAIR Standard IETM Viewer (NSIV), and other applications, to support desktop publishing Comprehensively research and scrutinize technical data leveraged from source data, engineering drawings, software description documents, test plans, design specifications/documentation, maintenance plans and design or engineering specifications.

Develop technical data leveraged from source data, i.e. EAGLE logistics management information (LMI), engineering drawings, software description documents, test plans, design specifications/documentation, maintenance plans and design or engineering specifications within an integrated data environment (IDE) such as TeamCenter.

Oversees preparation of illustrative materials, selecting drawings, sketches, diagrams and charts. Conducts quality review of materials.

Develop operational procedures, corrective maintenance, and diagnostics (troubleshooting) procedures for Organizational (O-Level) and Intermediate (I-Level) and Depot (D-Level) and participate in joint Government In-Process Reviews (IPRs) and Combined Validation/Verification (CVV) efforts as required.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree with 6 years of technical writing experience, or 4 years with a Masters, or 10 years’ experience in lieu of a degree; and small team lead experience, mentoring, and planning

Experience with web-based and S1000D Interactive Electronic Technical Manuals (IETMs) and NAVAIR Standard IETM Viewer.

Proficient using Microsoft Access, Arbortext, AuthorPro, Adobe Illustrator, NX, and TeamCenter Unified.

Able to obtain DoD Secret Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in leading and training entry level employees using standard authoring tools.

Proficiency in technical writing procedures and Naval Aviation Maintenance Program 4790 (series)

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