Search

TECHNICAL WRITER-Eatontown, NJ

Job Title: TECHNICAL WRITER

Location: Eatontown, NJ 07724 US (Primary)

Job Type: Full-time

Education: Bachelor's Degree

Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Category: Information Technology


Job Description

  • Authoring and updating Department of Defense technical manuals by collaborating with engineers and users

  • Proofreading/Quality Assurance (QA) of Content

  • Development of content in using XML authoring tools and in S1000D or military specification compliant format

  • Development of content using the Microsoft Office Suite

  • Interface with customers to understand and communicate requirements


SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Requires a minimum of Three to Seven (3-7 years) years of experience as a technical writer of military technical manuals.

  • Experience must include original writing of technical, engineering, or scientific material requiring an understanding of the basic concepts, practices, and specialized vocabulary of the US Department of Defense.

  • Experience reviewing and analyzing engineering source data, Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs), Technical Directives (TDs), Service Bulletins and being able to develop content for technical manuals.

  • Candidate must possess the ability to describe the principles, operations, and basic concepts in clear simple language.

  • Experience with S1000D and one or more of the following standards and specifications is required – MIL-STD-3001, MIL-STD-40051, ATA100/iSpec 2200.

  • Candidate must have strong organizational, verbal, and written skills.

  • Additional experience developing Interactive Electronic Technical Manuals (IETMs), SCORM compliant Interactive Courseware, Computer Based Training (CBT) or Online Help Systems is beneficial.


Requirements

  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in Technical Writing, English, Communications, or Journalism with study in a subject matter field or combination of fields such as computer science, electronics, aircraft systems, etc., or the equivalent experience, i.e., any combination of undergraduate/graduate study/experience where two (2) years of experience in the required areas equal one (1) year of academic deficiency.

Other Considerations:

  • US Citizenship required

  • Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance

  • Occasional travel required


Apply Now

25 views0 comments