Technical Editor/Writer - Military veterans preferred
2019-01-10 Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Colorado Springs Colorado United States
This is a temporary position of undetermined length.
Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) is seeking a Technical Editor/Writer to join our team in support of the U.S. Air Force North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) Cheyenne Mountain Complex Integrated Tactical Warning/Attack Assessment (NCMC-ITW/AA) Space Support Contract (NISSC).
Job Description: The selected candidate will write and edit technical manuals, illustrated parts breakdowns, technical bulletins, and technical data to ensure Certification/Verification, and kit-proofing requirements have been accomplished. He or she will provide technical publication support, guidance, and information to the program. Additional job duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
This position requires experience working with USAF TOs and associated military specifications.
Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision, and communicate with a wide range of people at all levels.
Must provide support to document any changes or revisions to all TOs and other documents that may be impacted by a modification or safety issue.
Review, advise, and analyze technical/equipment/system data for procurement packages
Effectively works with new components prior to production of systems in development and test
Accurately compiles data to support the development, testing, and design of new systems
Completely analyze reported problems by researching reports to effectively identify and correct problem areas
Compose correspondence explaining technical requirements and actions to solve problems
An applicable Bachelor’s degree is desired with 4 years of relevant experience or equivalent experience.
Experience navigating the USAF technical publication processes to include revisions and changes using various types of source data including but not limited to redlined drawings, engineering documentation, and Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) Manuals
Experience interpreting engineering data to determine impact on applicable equipment
Experience generating PDF redlines
Excellent grammar and proof-reading skills
Thorough knowledge of MIL-STD-38784, MIL-DTL-38807, TO 00-5-1, -3 and -18
Ability to edit source data, as required, for completeness of Time Compliance Technical Order packages
Review, advise, and make recommendations on AFTO Forms 22 and provide technical support during the preparation of AFTO 252 as necessary to resolve equipment/system issues\\
Background which includes experience with Adobe FrameMaker, Illustrator, and Acrobat Pro
Background which includes experience with Certification and Verifications
This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 130967
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.