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Aerospace Technical Writer

Job ID: 2213604
Location: HOUSTON, TX, United States
Date Posted: Sep 14, 2022
Category: Communications
Subcategory: Technical Writer/Ed
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Job Description


Job Description:

Responsible for minute taking support to assigned safety panels; attendance at meetings is required to take detailed minutes that captures the technical agreements made during the meetings. In addition, edit, rewrite, and proofread technical content of reports (as needed) to improve coherence and clarity of technical documentation. This can include: validation of technical content with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs), ensuring documents meet editorial and customer specifications (while adhering to technical and compliance requirements), and management of all document life cycles to maintain configuration control and meet quality standards.


Required Skills: 

  • 5 to 10 years of technical editing or writing experience
  • Ability to convert complex technical information into easily understood terminology.
  • Knowledge and use of personal computer with typical professional software
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to take direction, communicate effectively, and follow developed standardized processes
  • Must be a U.S. citizen


Desired Skills: 

  • Advanced experience with Microsoft Office products (i.e., Microsoft Word, Excel, SharePoint)
  • Proficient in Adobe Acrobat
  • Experience with the development of new publications from inception to publication
  • Experience with web-based systems and operating system processes


Required Education & Experience:  BA/BS degree from an accredited college or university in English, Technical Communication, or related field


Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.


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