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The Leidos Defense Group is seeking a Technical Writer who will support the development of AN/SQQ-89 A(V)15 system operational and maintenance Integrated Electronic Technical Manuals (IETM) for US Navy ships in support of Program Executive Office Integrated Warfare Systems (PEO IWS 5B). This position is in Chesapeake, VA.
Responsibilities – Work you’ll do:
Work closely with Logisticians and other Tech Writers as the SQQ-89A(V)15 SME to support the creation of technical data
Provide subject matter expertise in the creation of templates, be able to describe complex and technical topics in a clear, concise, and accurate manner
Lead review of documentation as required
Provide quality assessment of technical manuals being delivered to US Navy ships
Minimal travel may be required for this position
Required Experience, Skills, and Education – To Land This Gig You’ll Need:
Bachelor’s degree and 2+ years of experience (additional experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree)
Applicant shall have technical experience with AN/SQQ-89A(V) ACB/APB sonar system equipment
At least 4 years of AN/SQQ-89(V) working experience in both Operations and Maintenance
Excellent written communication and grammatical skills
Excellent organizational skills
Experience working directly with technical SMEs
Ability to collaborate effectively across multiple teams
Preferred Experience – Extra Awesome If You Have:
Experience working with S1000D or similar collaborative product data system
System functional segments
Sonar tactical equipment
System LAN operation and administration
Fault Detection / Isolation / Localization
Remove and replace procedures
Experience with NAVSEA programs and their lifecycle support
Must maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance
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Pay Range:Pay Range $48,750.00 - $88,125.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 46,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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