Leidos is a FORTUNE 500 company bringing a mix of innovative technology and sector expertise to customers in the national security, engineering, and the health industries.
Leidos is seeking a Graphic Artist to support the design, development, testing, and qualification of a US Army mobile, ground-based weapon system designed to defeat subsonic cruise missiles, unmanned aircraft systems, rockets, artillery, and mortars, and other aerial threats as required. The successful candidate will work with a small team of ILS professionals as an embedded part of the overall system design, development, and integration process to define support requirements, plan for life cycle sustainment, and produce ILS products in accordance with US Army regulations.
As part of a multi-functional, matrixed team, will be responsible for assisting in the development of a system operations manual in accordance with MIL-STD-40051-2 Table A-II and MIL-HDBK-1222.
Will work closely with the program Technical Writer to identify operations and maintenance tasks, test, measurement, and diagnostic equipment, and various procedures, warnings, and indicators for inclusion in the system technical documentation.
May support the development of logistics product data such as provisioning data, repair parts and special tools listing, and assist in maintenance task analyses.
Will work closely with training developers to ensure the technical documentation and training support package are complimentary and inclusive of all necessary data.
Will prepare for and take part in system test planning and execution, verification, and validation events as required.
Will assist in the development of in-process review briefings, review; comment on, and develop logistics related documents, plans and report; draft technical papers; participate in project evaluations; respond to customer inquiries; and ensure product technical quality.
Will provide direct support to the program Technical Writer on all technical logistics efforts, integration with the systems engineering process and team, and attend all scheduled meetings as required.
This position will be located in Chesapeake, VA with travel expected at approximately 10%.
Bachelor’s Degree and 4 or more years of prior relevant experience; or a Masters Degree and 2 or more years of prior relevant experience. Additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of degree.
Must be able to obtain an active Secret Clearance.
Direct experience providing ILS for military acquisition programs and programs of record.
Direct experience with MIL-STD-40051-2 Table A-II and MIL-HDBK-1222.
Experienced using Adobe FrameMaker for the development of linked .pdf documents.
Strong communication skills.
Demonstrated experience working within matrixed teams.
Familiarity with the development of mil-spec technical documentation to include interactive electronic technical manuals.
Familiarity with provisioning and the US Army logistics product database tools, techniques, procedures, and products.
Direct experience supporting US military missile defense program offices.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Visual and Graphic Design
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, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 40,000 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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