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Technical Writer

Job ID: 2114877
Location: HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Date Posted: Oct 5, 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

Description

SAIC is seeking an experienced Technical Writer to support our ICOFT efforts located in Huntsville, AL!

Program Info:

The ICOFT provides realistic institutional training in all areas of the THAAD Enhanced Operator/Maintainer operations and maintenance tasks for the THAAD Fire Control and Communication (TFCC), Radar, and Launcher components

Responsibilities Include:

  • Ability to maintain multiple documents from draft stage to delivery to customer
  • Contribute to deliverable and non-deliverable project documentation
  • Adhere to style guide materials and ensure all documentation maintains one ‘voice’
  • Participate in daily scrum activities
  • Participate in sprint planning, review, and demo activities
  • Participate in various meeting formats and record minutes
  • Document and organize files of recorded minutes in shared locations
  • Maintain organized records and files of works and revisions of documentation
  • Organize, schedule, and conduct peer reviews of documentation in both internal and customer-based settings
  • May be required to assist other technical writers with other duties as requested, directed, or assigned by team lead

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Bachelors degree and (2)+ two years related experience; 4 years of experience can be used in lieu of a degree

Clearance: Must have an Interim Secret to start with the ability to obtan a Secret Security Clearance; US Citizenship is required

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Experience with document revisions and version control
  • Familiar with documentation peer review process
  • Experience receiving, maintaining, approving, submitting, and distributing a wide range of technical documents
  • Experience editing, standardizing, or making changes to material prepared by other team members or Government personnel
  • Experience with Microsoft Word and editing tools
  • Familiarity with JIRA and Dimensions
  • Knowledge of Agile structure

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Experience with or familiarization with software development tools
  • Experience with or knowledge of modern software design and methodologies (design patterns, development lifecycle, etc.)
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Strong analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Strong attention to detail and follow-through skills
  • Ability to handle several projects at once with minimal supervision

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Customer site vaccination requirements, if more strict, will take precedence over SAIC's vaccination policy.


Overview

SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

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