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Senior Technical Writer

Apply Now Job ID: 525181BR Date posted: May. 08, 2020 City: SheltonState: Connecticut Program: CH-53K
Description:At Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems, we are
driven by innovation and integrity. We believe that by
applying the highest standards of business ethics and
visionary thinking, everything is within our reach – and
yours as a Lockheed Martin employee. Lockheed Martin
values your skills, training and education. Come and
experience your future! The Senior Technical Writer position is responsible for the development of CH-53K O-Level Task with the ability to migrate to the Intermediate and Depot Level Maintenance Technical Publications in accordance with Engineering and Vendor Design, company standards, customer contract requirements, and related specifications. The Technical Senior Technical Writer acquires subject
knowledge by interviewing product developers, observing
performance of production methods, referring to technical
specifications, blueprints, and engineering illustrations.
This position also oversees preparation of illustrative
materials, selecting 3-D Models, drawings, sketches,
diagrams and charts. Regular quality review of material is
required and quality metrics are compiled to assess
performance.
The CH-53K Senior Technical Writer candidate will be a
member of the Lockheed Martin - Rotary and Mission
Systems Business Area, with focus in the Sikorsky Aircraft
Line of Business (LOB) Technical Publications team
supporting CH-53K US Government Sales, Foreign Military
Sale (FMS), and direct commercial sales of I&D Technical
Manuals. The primary purpose of this position is to support the program technical publications to include O-Level and I&D development of technical publications for CH-53K helicopter platform. The Senior Technical Writer is responsible for all aircraft maintenance
content within the O-Level and I&D Technical Manuals, and will coordinate with all program Integrated Product Teams (LSA, GSE, Engineering, Program Management, etc.) as required to meet all contractual obligations.
This position is located in in Shelton, CT.
The CH-53K Senior Technical Writer will also QA the
manage/schedule/offload effort of Technical Manual
projects to suppliers and must be able to clearly and effectively communicate technical specifications and
instructions to a wide range of audiences.
The position may require contact with customers. This
includes travel to facilities to perform validations and
verifications on technical manuals, and attending program
reviews and technical interchange meetings, etc.
Basic Qualifications:
-Bachelor’s Degree in Aviation-related field or equivalent
experience (2-5 years Technical Writing/Logistics
experience).
-Familiar with Engineering drawings/blueprints.
-Highly motivated.
-Strong organizational skills.
-Able to think and operate independently.
-Willingness to travel.
Desired Skills:
-Logistics, Maintenance Planning, and or a combination of
Aviation Mechanic experience (A&P license and/or military
experience) is preferred.
-Provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult
problems.
-Strong communications skills both written and oral.
-Ability to work multiple projects of varied size and scope.
-Familiar with technical authoring languages and
specifications such as XML, SGML, in S1000D.
-Familiar with common Engineering/Technical Authoring
tools and computer applications such as Contenta, Catia,
Interactive Electronic Technical Manuals (IETMs), Arbortext
Editor, and Microsoft Office Suite.
-Working knowledge of Six Sigma tools set or lean business
processes, especially Root Cause Analysis.
-CH-53K or similar platform experience is preferred.
-Able to obtain and maintain a security clearance.
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: RMSRelocation Available: NoCareer Area: LogisticsClearance Level: NoneType: Full-TimeVirtual Location: noWork Schedule: TEMPO: 9X80A - Standard Fri to Fri (Flex & Rigid)Shift: First Apply Now

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