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Technical Writer

Job ID: 213102
Location: HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Date Posted: Apr 16, 2021
Category: Communications
Subcategory: Technical Writer/Ed
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: Interim Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description



SAIC is currently looking for a Technical Writer for the S3I MLRS project. The duty location is in Huntsville, Alabama. 


As a Technical Writer supporting MLRS, the ideal candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Candidate will be required to manage multiple writing projects, priorities, and technical inputs with moderate supervision.
  • Candidate should be able to track task statuses even if schedule/priorities change quickly.
  • Candidate will edit complex software/hardware/management/process documentation.
  • Candidate will be required to take and publish minutes for technical meetings.
  • Candidate will be required to work successfully with SMEs, assist technical team members with writing tasks, and assist individuals in troubleshooting Microsoft Word issues.
  • Candidate will be expected to follow processes, writing/style conventions, and configuration management established for MLRS documentation.


Required Education

Bachelors and three (3) years or more experience; Four (4) years of experience accepted in lieu of degree


Required Qualifications

  • A strong work ethic with the ability to manage multiple assignments with moderate supervision.
  • Ability to work successfully with diverse and professional teams from functional/technical areas (programmers, testers, managers, SMEs, engineers, configuration management, etc.).
  • Ability to plan/schedule work activities and accommodate constantly changing priorities in a busy team environment.
  • Ability to learn new software/hardware.
  • Excellent written/verbal communications skills and attention to detail.
  • Demonstrable proficiency using MS Word (emphasis on styles and referencing tools).
  • Demonstrable proficiency in grammar and punctuation.
  • Moderate experience using MS Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint.
  • Some experience in creating/editing basic graphics (e.g., flowcharts and organization charts).
  • Willingness to occasionally perform work outside normal duties/responsibilities.



Interim Secret security clearance required to start with the ability to obtain and maintain full Secret clearance.  Active Secret clearance preferred. 



SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.

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