Sr. Hardware/Mechanical Technical Writer

Raytheon Pasadena , CA 91101

Posted 2 months ago

NOTE: This is a temporary position expected to be 5-6 months in duration, depending on business needs.

Experienced candidates will write, revise and/or rewrite technical documentation, manuals, procedures, and diagrams related to hardware components. The successful candidate will work directly with engineers, designers, technical staff (subject matter experts), and management to collect the technical content for the documents. She/he will have the ability to communicate clearly and effectively, research findings, technical developments, and other information to engineers and scientific team.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 10 years experience in technical document preparation in an engineering environment

  • Expert in MS Word; proficient in the use of all other MS Office programs

  • Ability to read technical drawings

  • Working experience with Visio

  • Ability to work independently and in an engineering team environment to create accurate requirements documents, maintenance procedures, reports, and manuals

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Superior communication skills

  • Excellent writing, spelling and grammar skills

  • Fast learner, with ability to quickly adapt and follow established templates and work flow processes

  • Position requires solid grasp of mechanical concepts and a propensity for learning

  • Able to travel internationally

US Citizenship or current Permanent Resident status (green card) is required. Visa sponsorship is not available.

Minimum Education Required:

HS Diploma/GED is required.

Bachelor Degree in technical discipline is desired. 137878BR 137878 Business Unit Profile

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation and training solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, Virginia. The business area generated $6.2 billion in 2018 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

Relocation Eligible


Clearance Type

None / Not Required


Communications & Corporate Affairs

Type Of Job

Temporary - Full Time

Work Location

CA - Pasadena

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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