Leidos is seeking a Technical Writer who will support AN/SQQ-89(V) system technical data requirements for US Navy and Foreign Military Sales (FMS) for the ILC (Integrated Logistics Center) program. This position is location in Chesapeake, VA.
Bachelor’s degree and 2+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 1+ years of prior relevant experience (additional experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree)
Prior experience with developing technical data for DoD programs
Excellent written communication and grammatical skills
Excellent organizational skills.
Experience working directly with technical SMEs
Ability to collaborate effectively across multiple teams
Must have and be able to maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance.
Experience with AN/SQQ-89(V) in either Operations or Maintenance
Experience with NAVSEA programs and their lifecycle support
Travel may be required for this position
Experience working with S1000D or similar collaborative product data system
Work closely with AN/SQQ-89(V) SME’s, Logisticians and other Tech Writers to support the creation of technical data
Provide subject matter expertise in the creation of templates, and be able to describe complex and technical topics in a clear, concise, and accurate manner
Lead review of documentation as required
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Writing and Editing
Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. Effective December 8, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information 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 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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