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Technical Writer II Job at Sierra Nevada Corporation in Centennial, CO

Job Profile Summary

We are seeking a Technical Writer with a Bachelor’s degree in a related field of study and at least 3 years of relevant experience. In this challenging, fast-paced environment, you’ll have the opportunity to apply your knowledge and experience to review and release technical publications and manuals to support the design and creation of the most groundbreaking aerospace and defense technologies—those that exist today and those that will shape tomorrow.

What to look forward to:
As a Technical Writer, you will be coordinating with program teams to review and release multiple large manual sets for several related programs on a semi-annual basis. You may also use your skills and expertise to work with subject matter experts to obtain a general understanding of a variety of systems necessary to meet the documentation requirements for our programs. You will be responsible for reviewing operations/maintenance manuals, supplements, and related documentation and submitting them for release and approval using our configuration management software.

At SNC’s ISR, Aviation and Security (IAS) team we are a leading manned and unmanned aircraft systems integrator for high-performance intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, and aviation systems. IAS tailors solutions to customer cost, performance, and schedule requirements and designs to consistently exceed expectations and provide a turnkey approach to enable our customers to focus on their mission. Learn more about IAS

Must-haves:
Bachelor’s degree in a related field of study and at least 3 years of relevant experience. A higher-level degree may substitute for experience. Related experience may be considered in lieu of required education.

Microsoft Office expertise.

Strong grasp of grammar, punctuation, and spelling.

Excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work as part of a team.

Strong investigative/research/interview skills.

Ability to grasp technical concepts quickly and make them easily understandable in text.

Familiarity with requirements tracking, data lists, and product structure in a fast-paced engineering environment.

The ability to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance may be required Learn more about the background check process for Security Clearances

Preferred:
Military or civilian flight operations or maintenance background.

Experience writing aircraft operations and/or maintenance technical manuals.

Professional experience in DoD contracting or similarly regulated industry.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:
This position requires U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S. Security Clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Department of Defense Consolidated Adjudications Facility (DoD CAF), a federal government agency, handles the adjudicative aspects of the security clearance eligibility process for industry applicants. Adjudicative factors which affect the outcome of the eligibility determination include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and illegal drug use.

At Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) we deliver customer-focused technology and best-of-breed integrations in the aerospace and defense sectors. SNC has been honored as one of the most innovative U.S. companies in space, a Tier One Superior Supplier for the U.S. Air Force, and as one of America’s fastest-growing companies. Learn more about SNC

Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

– Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran, or any other protected status

pursuant to applicable local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.

About the Company

Company: Sierra Nevada Corporation

Company Location:  Centennial, CO

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About Sierra Nevada Corporation