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Technical Writer/Editor

Job ID: 2406964
Location: EL SEGUNDO, CA, United States
Date Posted: May 18, 2024
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: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: Hybrid Remote
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking a Technical Writer with previous experience in technical writing to join the Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) Systems Engineering & Integration (SE&I) Team.

PNT SE&I provides engineering, integration, technical analysis, and subject matter expertise (SME) support to the US Space Force. As a member of our PNT SE&I Team, you’ll work in a high-paced environment with Government personnel and systems engineers to ensure our technical documents meet the gold standard for technical writing. Major duties of this position include:

Duties Include: 

  • Reviewing and editing documents to ensure they comply with Department of Defense (DoD) and Air Force (AF) requirements
  • Applying technical writing knowledge to implement standardization across PNT SE&I delivered products, including creating processes for periodic and non-periodic deliveries to the Government
  • Supporting the PNT SE&I Team by researching technical topics and ensuring these topics are written accurately and provide a complete understanding of the technical issues
  • Preparing and coordinating PNT SE&I delivered products to the Government team, especially ensuring that those products are error-free both technically and grammatically prior to being submitted to the Government
  • Conducting informational analysis on technical material to help identify trends and improve decision-making processes
  • Assisting with maintaining a program-wide style guide, document templates, and acronym list


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance
  • 2+ years of overall experience
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office Products: SharePoint, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Demonstrated experience with reviewing and editing documents
  • Demonstrated experience with coordinating and compiling reports 
  • Extremely motivated individual who is a self-starter and works well in a team environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills to enable working, interfacing, and interrelating with diverse personnel and dynamic teams
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills, specifically attention to detail


  • Current active Secret Clearance
  • GPS experience is highly desired 
  • Experience and familiarity working with DoD acquisition organizations 
  • Experience working specifically on a Systems Engineering and Integration contract
  • Experience and familiarity working with military standards and regulations, specifically AF Tongue and Quill
  • Experience and familiarity with reviewing and editing Government documents
  • Experience and familiarity with coordinating and compiling reports for Government officials

Target salary range: $75,001 - $100,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

SAIC accepts applications on an ongoing basis and there is no deadline.

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.


SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator focused on advancing the power of technology and innovation to serve and protect our world. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in mission IT, enterprise IT, engineering services and professional services. We integrate emerging technology, rapidly and securely, into mission critical operations that modernize and enable critical national imperatives.

We are approximately 24,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a culture of diversity, equity and inclusion, which is core to our values and important to attract and retain exceptional talent. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.4 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.

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