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The Leidos Defense Group is seeking a Technical Writer to
support the development of AN/SQQ-89 A(V)15 system operational and
maintenance Integrated Electronic Technical Manuals (IETM) for US
Navy ships in support of Program Executive Office Integrated
Warfare Systems (PEO IWS 5B) at our Chesapeake, VA office.
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Responsibilities – Work you’ll do:
Work closely with Logisticians and other Tech Writers as the
SQQ-89A(V)15 SME to support the creation of technical data.
Provide subject matter expertise in the creation of templates,
be able to describe complex and technical topics in a clear,
concise, and accurate manner.
Lead review of documentation as required.
Provide quality assessment of technical manuals being delivered
to US Navy ships.
Required Experience, Skills, and Education:
Requires AS and 4+ years of prior relevant experience or
relevant experience (additional experience, education and training
may be considered in lieu of degree).
Applicant shall have technical experience with AN/SQQ-89A(V) ACB
sonar system equipment.
At least 6 years of AN/SQQ-89(V) working experience in either
Operations or Maintenance.
Excellent written communication and grammatical skills.
Excellent organizational skills.
Experience working directly with technical SMEs.
Ability to collaborate effectively across multiple teams.
Preferred Experience, Skills, and Education – Favorable if
System functional segments
Sonar tactical equipment
System LAN operation and administration
Fault Detection / Isolation / Localization
Remove and replace procedures
Experience with NAVSEA programs and their lifecycle support
Experience working with S1000D or similar collaborative product
Travel may be required for this position
External Referral Bonus:
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Writing and Editing