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Technical Writer

Job ID: 2206737
Location: ABERDEEN, MD, United States
Date Posted: May 9, 2022
Category: Communications
Subcategory: Technical Writer/Ed
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI
Potential for Remote Work: Yes
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Job Description

Description

Join Team SAIC and support the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC DEVCOM), Command Control, Communications, Computers, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) Center.

Science Application International Corporation (SAIC) in support of the Responsive Strategic Sourcing for Services (RS3) Technology Enabled Analytics (TEA) contract and Task Order is seeking multiple qualified and cleared candidates in support of the CCDC DEVCOM C5ISR Engineering and Systems Integration (ESI) Directorate.  The TEA team has in-depth experience in providing expertise to support research, development, assessment, adaption, transformation, testing, integration, demonstration, transition, fielding, sustainment, and enhancement of the designated information and/or intelligence software systems.

These positions are contingent upon award which is expected in May 2022 with a start date in June.  These dates are submit to change based on the actual award date. 

This is a full time hybrid position.  Will work most days virtually, but must be able to travel to Aberdeen, MD (sometimes on short notice) for meetings, etc. when required by customer.  Prefer candidate live in the Washington, DC/Maryland/Virginia metro area, Delaware, Pennsylvania or New Jersey.

Writes and updates material for reports, manuals, briefs, proposals, instruction books, catalogs, and related technical and administrative publications concerned with work methods and procedures, and installation, operation, and maintenance. Refines work of writers, and heads and coordinates activities of writers engaged in preparing technical, scientific, medical, or other material for publication in conjunction with or independent from manufacturing, research, and related activities. 

KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY: Complete understanding and application of principles, concepts, practices, and standards. Full knowledge of industry practices.

PROBLEM COMPLEXITY: Develops solutions to a variety of complex problems. May refer to established precedents and policies.

FREEDOM TO ACT: Work is performed under general direction. Participates in determining objectives of assignment. Plans schedules and arranges own activities in accomplishing objectives. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives.

IMPACT: Exerts some influence on the overall objectives and long-range goals of the organization. Erroneous decisions or failure to achieve objectives would normally have a serious effect upon the administration of the organization.

LIAISON: Represents organization as a prime contact on contracts or projects. Interacts with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 

Must have at least Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Computer Science with minimum 5 years of experience in:

  • Writing, editing and managing technical documentation and operator/maintenance manuals for military systems and equipment
  • Preparing instruction manuals, how-to guides, technical papers, and other supporting documents to communicate complex and technical information and make software products and instructions easier to use
  • Developing technical information and engineering drawings for writing and editing technical documents and white papers in response to published papers, software system, solution problems, and requirements
  • Researching highly technical subject matter, organizing information from multiple sources and expressing technical information in written form in comprehensible manner to a wide audience of readers
  • Drafting, and refining technical concepts and solutions into an easy to read, comprehensive, compliant and compelling documents

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE SUBSTITUTION:

  • Any Bachelor’s degree with relevancy to the works to be performed and 8 or more years related experience

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT:

  • Must have an active TS clerarance with ability to obtain SCI
  • TS/SCI is preferred 

 

 


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

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.

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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