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Technical Writer/Management Analyst (Job Number:429434)


SAIC is seeking a highly motivated technical writer who can provide writing and program support to the Torpedo Defense and Intelligence Support Systems Branch for the creation, maintenance, and archiving of project and engineering technical documentation. This includes technical specifications; test plans and procedures; reports; white papers; program management plans; drawings; and presentations.

Duties and Responsibilities:

- Provide technical writing support by taking notes and rough narratives from technical and project team members and with minimal guidance create high quality documentation that is coherent accurate, and easy to follow.
- Develop diagrams, charts, and graphics, for review and approval by technical subject matter experts and project management.
- Review and edit technical and project documents for format, style, and language.
- Work directly with project team members/government personnel as part of documentation development process.
- Proactively identify documentation areas that need to be updated based on engineering changes. Ensure that final documents comply with corresponding standards and style guides.
- All duties may involve researching, collecting, analyzing, and organizing additional information and data. Coordinate and participate in project meetings, as well as testing and validation/verification events and document results, meeting minutes, and action items, as required.
- Track documentation status for scheduling purposes. Communicate roadblocks or issues immediately to leadership.
- Upload to and maintain document repositories and work closely with Data Managers to ensure data and documents are archived in a timely manner.
- Complete other duties as assigned.


- Clearance Level Must be able to Obtain: Secret


- Education and Experience: Bachelor's degree or equivalent Education and work experience combination
- 2 years of experience to include: writing project and technical documentation, hardware and software requirements specifications, program management documentation, and system testing documentation.

Skills/ Qualifications:

- Strong attention to detail and proofreading skills with emphasis on grammar and punctuation Demonstrated skills in Microsoft Office tools including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; Microsoft Visio, MS Project, and Adobe Acrobat Professional experience a plus
- Working knowledge of configuration management best practices and tools for documentation, such as SharePoint
- Ability to manipulate text, data, and graphics between software programs; create and insert tables and drawings Superior written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to Multi-task while working under deadlines Work effectively in a team environment.
SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Jul 27, 2017, 10:00:55 AM
Primary Location: United States-RI-MIDDLETOWN
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

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