Technical Data Author

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

Fort Worth
United States

Technical Data Author

Job ID: 450003BR
Date posted: Sep. 12, 2018
City: Fort Worth
State: Texas
Program: F-35
Description: Selected candidate will be responsible for writing, validating and maintaining organizational-level maintenance technical publications for F-35 aircraft. Technical publications will be developed and maintained in LM Aeronautics? Technical Publications Authoring Systems utilizing Extensible Markup Language (XML). Successful candidate will be required to learn the authoring systems and adapt prior experience utilizing desktop publishing tools and XML to create new manuals or update and publish revised or changed material. Candidate will convey their working knowledge of aircraft/mechanical/airframe systems and airplane structure into publications to support F-35 operational fleets. Reading and interpreting engineering, supplier, and customer documentation and effective interaction and communication with customers, vendors, engineering, and other organizations to define and document aircraft maintenance requirements is a daily requirement in this position.
Desired Skills: Experience in the removal, installation and inspection of aircraft components.

Flight controls experience.

F-35 or F-22 maintenance experience.

Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.

Familiarity / direct experience with and using XML Authoring Tools, and/or previous experience in the Authoring and Sustainment of Technical Data / Orders / Publications.
Basic Qualifications: 4+ years of aircraft maintenance experience on fighter aircraft or Masters degree in a related technical field.

Aircraft maintenance experience in one or more of the following fields: mechanical, hydraulic, landing gear, structures, general aircraft servicing or inspection (non-avionics focus).
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin?s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers? toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we?re engineering a better tomorrow.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Product Support
Clearance Level: None
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Shift: First