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Echostar Corporation

Senior Technical Writer

Echostar Corporation - Germantown, MD

EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) headquartered in Englewood, CO, with additional locations world-wide, is a premier global provider of satellite solutions and technology services. Together with its major subsidiariesEchoStar Satellite Services and Hughes Network Systems EchoStar offers employees the opportunity to explore the boundaries of whats possible in the fields of engineering and the business functions transforming this engineering into revenue.

Hughes Network Systems has an exciting opportunity for a Technical Writer. This position will be located in Germantown, MD.

Responsibilities:

- Conducting interviews with various users and technical staff members to gather data for documentation.

- Creating new documents as well as updating current ones based on requests from customers

- Working with people with a variety of subject matter expertise then translate and combine the collected information for the intended audience.

- Working independently is common but communication with related groups is expected.

- Writing styles must be followed and deadlines are critical with flexibility to make adjustments.

- Preparing technical publications including operational, maintenance, or repair manuals for products.

- Developing/updating of training modules.

- Researching and translating data into manuals, and or web-based documents for non-technical and technical users.

- Planning and formatting work based on customer and technical requirements.

- May use equipment and/or products to produce technical documentation.

Basic Requirements:

- Bachelors degree in English, Journalism, Communications or related field

- 2 years of writing experience

Preferred Qualifications:

- Proficient in MS Office products

- Articulate 360 knowledge a plus

EchoStar and its Affiliated Companies are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. U.S. Citizenship is required for certain positions. EEO is the law.

Job Type

Permanent

Job Reference

83f9cdf70d53349

Job ID

20046008

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Senior Technical Writer Echostar Corporation - Germantown, MD, United States

   

Location: Germantown, MD

Company Profile:
EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) is a premier global provider of satellite operations and video delivery solutions. EchoStar’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Hughes, is the world's leading provider of satellite broadband services, delivering network technologies and managed services for enterprise and government customers in more than 100 countries. Headquartered in Englewood, CO, with additional business units world-wide, EchoStar is a multiple Emmy award-winning company that has pioneered advancements in the set-top box and satellite industries for nearly 30 years, consistently delivering value for customers, partners and investors through innovation and outstanding quality. EchoStar’s contribution to video technology continues to have a major influence on the way consumers view, receive and manage TV programming.