1370 - Technical Writer, Sr

Meggitt PLC Tucson , AZ 85704

Posted 4 months ago

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 11,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

The position exists to allow Securaplane to create, update, maintain and publish a wide variety of technical documents (Qualification Test Plans and Procedures, Qualification Test Reports, Acceptance Test Procedures, System Requirements documents, Maintenance Manuals, etc.) in support of various products developed or in development by Securaplane Technologies Inc., a Meggitt Company.

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Prepare, update, maintain and publish a wide variety of technical documents

  • Compose and release engineering change orders in support of technical documentation

  • Maintain existing publications in accordance with approved engineering changes

  • Assist engineering with support on documentation tools (Word, Excel, DOORS, RTC)

  • Direct outside services supplier on the creation and maintenance of technical documents

  • Provide direction and technical support in developing technical documentation internally and by outside suppliers

  • Maintain program document trees

  • Other responsibilities as assigned

Job Specifications

  • College degree or 5 years equivalent experience in a related field; previous Technical Documentation experience in aerospace industry desirable

  • 5 years of experience in an electronics manufacturing environment

  • Desire to continuously increase personal capabilities and design skills

  • Experienced in providing special expertise in writing and developing complex technical documents

  • Mastery of desktop publishing applications and Securaplane documentation systems (Word, Excel..)

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Knowledge of and familiarization with Rational DOORS

  • Strong knowledge of technical processes

  • Ability to meet multiple, and sometimes conflicting deadlines, using available resources

This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or HRISon@meggitt.com.


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Technical Writer

Conduent

Posted 2 months ago

VIEW JOBS 11/13/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-02-11T00:00 Conduent is the world's largest provider of diversified business process services with leading capabilities in transaction processing, automation, analytics and constituent experience. We work with both government and commercial customers in assisting them to deliver quality services to the people they serve. We manage interactions with patients and the insured for a significant portion of the U.S. healthcare industry. We are the customer interface for large segments of the technology industry and the operational and processing partner of choice for public transportation systems around the world. Whether it's digital payments, claims processing, benefit administration, automated tolling, customer care or distributed learning - Conduent manages and modernizes these interactions to create value for both our clients and their constituents. Learn more at www.conduent.com. We are CONDUENT, a $6Bglobal Business Services firm. We're a growing organization where you can applyreal value and make a real difference. I'm looking for a strong TECHNICAL WRITER Tucson, AZ As a Technical Writer,you'll combine your writing skills with your love of technology. 1. Create technical contentto explain complex information in a clear and concise manner 2. Seeking someonecomfortable researching new technologies, learning how to use them, andreducing their configuration and behavior into a clear copy. Responsibilities Propose, research, andwrite content for our highly technical medical clients, (e.g. eBooks, guides,primers and tutorials, user manuals and training materials, whitepapers andreference guides, FAQ pages and release notes, customer case studies, and othercontent types that are technical in nature. Edit, clarify, andproofread content and documentation produced by non-writers, and mentor toimprove their writing skills. Collaborate with ourproduct and engineering teams to plan and produce documentation. Work as part of across-functional team to create a consistent, integrated brand perception andpositive user-experience. Continuously monitor andimprove content to promote reader engagement. Establish style guidesto help promote best practices and consistency. Qualifications * B.S in Computer Science, technical writing,instructional design, educational technology or similar * 5-7 years technical writing experience * Fluency producing documentation targeted attechnical staff, medical clients, and organizational teams. * Significant experience managing and working withFrameMaker (REQUIRED) * Significant experience in Microsoftapplications. * Excellent communication skills * Strong proofreading skills and accuracy inwriting. * Prior experience working with software indevelopment or test environments. * Knowledgeable in medical terminology andsoftware product life cycles. * Strong project management skills. Able to workindependently and in a team environment. If the timing isright, and your skill set includes the required skills listed, then we shouldconnect and talk soon. Please send me a resume, and schedule a time using thelink below. Carl N. Colaizzi MBA,PHR Senior TalentAcquisition Consultant carlo.colaizzi@conduent.com Conduent is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, gender identity, gender expression, sex/gender, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, use of a guide dog or service animal, military/veteran status, citizenship status, basis of genetic information, or any other group protected by law. People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply for or compete for employment with Conduent may request such accommodation(s) by clicking on the following link, completing the accommodation request form, and submitting the request by using the "Submit" button at the bottom of the form. For those using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox please download the form first: click here to access or download the form.'1862732 Conduent Tucson AZ

1370 - Technical Writer, Sr

Meggitt PLC