|Job Ref:||93001151||Employer:||General Dynamics US||Country:||United States||County/State:||Virginia||City:||Fairfax||Address:||Post Date:||15/10/2016 05:15|
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000 top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!|
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran.
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS), a market leader and technology innovator, is seeking talented professionals to deliver cutting edge solutions to our customers.
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for an Advanced Digital Technical Writer to join our team. The position provides an opportunity to draft key business documents that support some of our nation's fundamental defense services. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed clients to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
The selected candidate will work with collaborative teams to compose and revise business materials for General Dynamics Mission Systems and its clients. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Advanced Digital Technical Writer will enhance their skill set by working among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.
The Advanced Digital Technical Writer will develop Interactive Electronic Technical Manual (IETM) and ETM content data in Extensible Markup Language (XML) format and/or training curriculum support using MS Office or equivalent products. The selected candidate will also develop graphics and implement design concepts from storyboards and most of the development work will be performed in a government provided development environment. All prospective candidates must have the clear understanding of technical manual structure and be familiar with DoD IETM and Tech Manual guidelines and processes.
Candidates must demonstrate passion for innovation, a sophisticated understanding of various engineering systems and the ability to further advance General Dynamics Mission Systems technology.
Candidates should demonstrate a strong ability to draft and edit business documents. The Advanced Digital Technical Writer must have a bachelor's degree in computer science, graphic design, XML publishing/development or related field, and six to eight years of related experience. Applicants with a master's degree and three to five years of related experience also qualify. Equivalent experience directly related to authoring ETMs or IETMs is preferred.
Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. The applicant must also have the ability to obtain a passport. Some travel may be required, both domestic and international. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.