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Technical Writer - Top Secret Clearance

Location: San Antonio
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

OverviewAegis Aerospace is currently seeking to fill the role of Technical Writer II (Top Secret) with our team in San Antonio, Texas at Lackland AFB. (must hold active security clearance for consideration) This position will support the sustainment of the Base and Installation Security System (BISS and the Tactical Automated Security System (TASS). BISS and TASS are intrusion detection and surveillance systems used for security monitoring at both fixed-site airbases, semi-permanent Forward Operating Bases (FOBs) and mobile tactical deployments. -The ideal candidate will: -Apply writing skills and substantial knowledge of the basic principles and specialized vocabulary of appropriate subjectmatter fields to enable accurate communication of scientific and technological developments to expert and other interested audiences.Technical writer may also apply writing skills and an understanding of the appropriate equipment and systems to the development of specifications showing the characteristics and capabilities or the design and test requirements of equipment and systems, or to the development of training, operating, or maintenance manuals associated with equipment and systems. -Technical writers, in addition to reporting research findings and agency decisions, articulate agency policies and explain technical aspects of agency programs to those affected. -Did you know?Aegis Aerospace has more than 30 years of experience in creating innovative and practical solutions to fulfill defense and space needs. -We are looking for candidates who are ready to revolutionize the space and defense industry and pioneer new technological advancements to safeguard our country. -Are you ready to Innovate, Explore, and Protect?ResponsibilitiesTypical work assignments involve:

  • Obtaining, analyzing, and selecting the pertinent information.
  • Determining the most logical and effective sequence of the narrative.
  • Determining the overall length and tone based on the objectives, the medium, and the audience.
  • Writing the material.
  • Consulting on or selecting illustrative material.
  • Preparing the material for publication.
  • Write technical direction on product announcements, marketing brochures, advertisements, and marketing specifications.
  • Meet with customer representatives, vendors, system engineers, and program managers to establish technical specifications.
  • Study drawings, specifications, mockups, and product samples.
  • Create user documentation for a variety of material, including how-to guides and instruction manuals.
  • Prepare charts, graphs, or forms to go along with rough drafts.\Ensure document contents follow required formats.
  • Write clear and concise policies and procedures.
  • Ensure consistency of wording among multiple documents.
  • Create table of contents and cite sources.
  • Submit copies to managers for feedback.
  • Maintain electronic library or all signed documents and final presentations.
  • Provide updates and different editions as necessary.QualificationsRecommended Experience and Skills:
    • Technical writing experience within the Department of Defense relative to the C3I&N systems environment.
    • Excellent writing skills and strong command of the English language, including grammar.
    • Ability to work well with other organizations and personnel with disparate backgrounds.
    • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task.
    • Strong technical, analytical, and interpersonal skills.
    • Ability to work independently and with a team.
    • Experience in MS Office software, including MS Excel, MS Word and MS PowerPoint required; experience in MS Project and MS Access -Minimum Recommended Education/Experience Requirements: -
      • Top Secret clearance is required
      • US Citizenship is required
      • A/BS degree and 10 years of experience in the respective technical/professional discipline being performed, of which 3 year must be in the DoD, or 15 years of directly related experience with proper certifications as described in the Functionally Aligned Job Descriptions, of which 5 year must be in the DoD.About Aegis AerospaceWe are a woman-owned -space and technology company headquartered in Houston, TX. - Our primary objective is to support the Department of Defense and NASA in achieving their missions to defend the security of our country, reach new heights and to discover the unknown. We employ some of the brightest, most experienced engineering and technology experts in the U.S. -To learn more about Aegis Aerospace, visit our website at

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