LJT & Associates, Inc

  • Technical Writer/Documentation Specialist 1

    Location US-VA-Wallops Island
    Job ID
    2018-2282
    Category
    Engineering - Technical Writer
    Security Clearance Required
    Secret
  • Overview

    LJT & Associates, Inc. provides a wide range of engineering and other support services to the U.S. Government and International customers. We are a diverse business with expertise in the analysis, design, development, and implementation of a variety of engineering and hardware integration solutions as well as operations and maintenance support for both launch ranges and space communications tracking and network systems and base operating support. We are seeking qualified candidates to support our Range Operations Contract at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island VA.

    Duties & Responsibilities

    • Prepare work to be accomplished by gathering information and materials.
    • Work with internal teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of the product line and the product documentation
    • Liaise and collaborate with the project team, other staff, and end users to interpret the information, defined business procedures and establish documentation ends.
    • Ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable in text and pictures
    • Proven working experience in technical writing of software documentation
    • Write easy-to-understand user interface text, online help and developer guides
    • Create tutorials to help end-users use a variety of applications
    • Understand and maintain the information architecture
    • Plan layout, graphical elements, and formatting of documents. Ensure final documents are usable and of high quality, and publications are free of typographical, format, and layout errors.
    • Plan concepts by studying information and materials. Work with team members to determine needs as required by interviewing and shadowing personnel, and developing use case concepts of processes and function to capture information for presentation and documentation
    • Illustrate concept by designing rough layout of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size and style, and related concepts.
    • Consistently delivers print and electronic documents of the highest quality

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    Qualifications

    • BA or BS degree in related field and 0-2 years of experience
    • AA degree  in related field and 2-5 years of experience
    • In lieu of formal education, 5-8 years of related experience
    • Must posses excellent written skills in English
    • Must have strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and diagramming software such as MS Visio
    • Preferred skills but not required are use of Atlassian Confluence, Jira, MS Project, and MS Sharepoint
    • Must be a U.S. Citizen

    LJT is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V)

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