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, engineering illustrations, and trade journals. Oversees preparation of illustrative materials, selecting drawings, sketches, diagrams and charts. Conducts quality review of materials.
6 years of relevant experience with Bachelor’s Degree; or 4 years experience with Masters Degree. In lieu of formal degree, High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) and 10 years of relevant experience in a related field.
Complete understanding and application of principles, concepts, practices, and standards.
Full knowledge of industry practices. Independently demonstrates the skill and ability to perform fairly complex professional tasks.
Must be able to read and interpret complex engineering drawings, specifications, and system description documents.
Be able to write in XML
Must have an active DoD Secret Clearance with ability to maintain.
Ability to obtain a special program access within 365 days.
Experience with Eagle/EPS publishing System
Experience in utilizing the utilizing the USAF Flight Manual or Maintenance Manual change process
Experience writing in XML/S1000D International Specification for Technical Publications/IETM/Data Module writing (Arbortext, Windchill, XMetal, or similar program)