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Technical Writer

Req #: 245204
Location: San Antonio, TX US
Job Category: Engineering and Technical Support
Minimum Clearance Required: None

Job Description

CACI is seeking a Technical Writer to provide support to the Electronics Maintenance Group’s automated testing system under the Automated Test System Sustainment Initiative (ATSSI) at San Antonio, TX. If you are looking to reinvent your future CACI would like to speak with you.

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Organizes information and oversees writing assignments according to established graphic standards while maintaining correct order, clarity, conciseness, style, terminology, and grammar.

  • Conducts extensive research on the subject matter including interviewing and observing subject matter experts, researching journals, on-line sources, and other substantive source material to write scientific and technical materials.

  • Reviews documentation and interfaces with appropriate personnel to make certain technical literature is current and accurate in all published hard copy and electronic media.

  • Interfaces with illustrators, photographers, print and web designers, artists, and other support personnel as required to complete assignments.

  • Oversees the editing, composition, production, and delivery in accordance with applicable specifications, standards, and other requirements.

  • Establishes guidelines and standards for text and graphics.

  • Conducts research on the subject matter including interviewing and observing subject matter experts, researching journals, on-line sources, and other substantive source material to write scientific and technical materials.

  • Manages the coordination of ancillary services and interdepartmental activities required for publication, preparation, and delivery.

  • Produces publications using computerized composition and text-management systems.

  • Maintains constantly high qualitative and quantitative output standards to ensure that quality publications are produced.

  • Completes all projects within the established schedules and authorized funding.

  • Establishes and complies with all applicable specifications, standards, and other project constraints.

  • Establishes and achieves annual quality and productivity goals.

  • Provides work leadership for less experienced technical writers.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • US citizenship is required to obtain a Secret clearance.

  • Advanced ability to use MS Word (365) and MS Power Point (365) to create a variety of documents, presentations, and flyers using the following skills: Formatting options (including layout designing and editing, table of content creation) : Creating efficient standardized templates, forms, tables: Creation and incorporation of graphics

  • Strong expertise in technical writing, editing, technical drawing, composition, and quality assurance to accomplish a wide variety of technical data publishing efforts.

  • Ability to provide leadership to technical writers and interface with various team members.

  • Experience with MIL-DTL-87929 Work Package Manuals in SGML.

  • Able to create and update Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML).

  • Experience with USAF change pages, supplement pages, TCTO pages, illustrated parts breakdowns, as well as commercial manuals.

  • Able to compile and update engineering source data (graphics and text) to prepare for publishing USAF specified technical manual.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Proficient with XML

  • Proficient with MS Office applications, SharePoint, Illustrator, Photoshop.

  • Ability to create and modify illustrations

  • Development of automated test systems (ATE) and test program sets (TPS) for aircraft electrical, mechanical, avionics, and engine systems

  • Knowledge and use of ISO 9001, AS9100 or CMMI quality process standards

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.


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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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