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Technical Editor and Writer 2

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Sierra Vista
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Job Description:

Requisition ID: RCategory: CommunicationsLocation: Sierra Vista - AZ, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: SecretTelecommute: Yes- May Consider Occasional/Part-Time Teleworking for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimePositions Available: 1At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.Seeking a Technical Writer and Editor in Sierra Vista, AZ. In this role you'll be responsible for:Write, rewrite and/or edit technical documents such as technical procedure manuals, user manuals, programming manuals, service manuals, operational specifications, and related technical publications to communicate clearly and effectively technical specifications and instructions to a wide range of audiencesAcquire subject knowledge by interviewing product developers, observing performance of production methods, referring to technical specifications, blueprints, engineering illustrations, and trade journals.Oversees preparation of illustrative materials, selecting drawings, sketches, diagrams and chartsConduct quality review of materialsBasic QualificationsAt least 3 years of relevant experience with Bachelor's Degree; or 2 year experience with Master's Degree. In lieu of formal degree, High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) and 6 years of relevant experience in a related fieldComplete understanding and application of principles, concepts, practices, and standardsKnowledge of industry practicesIndependently demonstrates the skill and ability to perform fairly complex professional tasksAble to read and interpret complex engineering drawings, specifications, and system description documentsBe able to write in XMLExperience with developing products IAW MIL-STD 40051-1 and 40051-2Preferred Qualifications:Experience in utilizing the USAF Flight Manual or Maintenance Manual change processExperience writing in XML/S1000D International Specification for Technical Publications/IETM/Data Module writing (Arbortext, EAGLE, XMetal, or similar program)Experience in an electronic/avionic field or in a Department of Defense (DoD) maintenance background.An active DoD Secret ClearanceFamiliar with developing products IAW MIL-STD 38784BNGLinkedDSThe health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 (), we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by December 8, 2021 or by your start date if it is after December 8th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date"Salary Range: 53000 - 79400Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Keywords: Northrop Grumman, Sierra Vista , Technical Editor and Writer 2, IT / Software / Systems , Sierra Vista, Arizona

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