Eagle Ray, Inc.

  • Technical Editor/Writer

    Job Location US-VA-Ashburn
    ID
    2019-2839
  • Overview

    Eagle Ray is looking for a Technical Editor/Writer.

    Responsibilities

    • Edits, writes, and/or rewrites technical articles, publications, presentations, and other materials to communicate clearly and effectively.
    • Research findings, technical developments, and other news and information to a wide range of external audiences.
    • Interprets and administers documentation/ communication policies and procedures.
    • Advises writers and researchers in matters of style, syntax, and usage to improve the general quality and effectiveness of communications.
    • Exercises quality control over documents intended for external distribution.
    • May participate in copy clearance process.
    • Researches highly technical subject matter, organizes information from multiples sources, and expresses technical information in written form that is comprehensible to a wide audience of readers.

    Qualifications

    Required:

    • U.S. Citizenship required.
    • Must be able to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI clearance.
    • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline, or equivalent experience.
    • 6+ yrs. of experience.
    • Prepare, review, edit and maintain program technical documents, including software and system engineering documents, CONOPS, test reports, user documentation, implementation documentation, etc.
    • Create, review, edit and maintain technical drawings for program documentation.
    • Experience in MS Word, PowerPoint or similar.
    • Experience in a drawing tool, e.g., Visio.
    • Coordinate / interview team members to solicit program information.
    • Support preparation, review, edit and maintenance program training materials.
    • Strong communication skills with ability to collaborate with multiple Integrated Product Teams (IPTs).
    • Experience or familiarity with Agile development methodology.

    Desired:

    • Master’s degree in a related discipline, may substitute 2 yrs. of experience.
    • A PhD may substitute for 4 yrs. of experience.

    Additional Requirements:

    • Experience managing a team of technical writers desired.

    Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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