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Lockheed Martin Corporation

Technical Writer / Early Career / Syracuse, NY

Lockheed Martin Corporation - Liverpool, NY

Technical Writer / Early Career / Syracuse, NY



New York

The candidate will be a member of the Global Sustainment Training, Technical Documentation, and E-Media team supporting the Integrated Warfare Systems and Sensors and the Undersea Systems Market Segments in Liverpool, NY.

Writes, rewrites and/or edits technical documents such as technical procedure manuals, user manuals, programming manuals, service manuals, operational specifications, and related technical publications to communicate clearly and effectively technical specifications and instructions to a wide range of audiences. Acquires subject knowledge by interviewing product developers, observing performance of production methods, referring to technical specifications, blueprints, engineering illustrations, and trade journals. Oversees preparation of illustrative materials, selecting drawings, sketches, diagrams and charts. Conducts quality review of materials.

Basic Qualifications

Demonstrable experience in acquiring and verifying subject matter content by interviewing workers engaged in developing products and services, observing production methods, referring to blueprints, sketches, engineering drawings, notes, manuals, and similar publications.

Demonstrable experience in establishing and implementing quality assurance procedures and records. Must demonstrate strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.

Demonstrable ability and experience in working effectively with teams but also independently or with minimal supervision.

Demonstrable experience in using and applying clear and concise language that adheres to customer-established standards and conventions.

Must demonstrate proficiency in utilizing appropriate grammar and composition. Experience with writing technical content for procedure manuals, service manuals, and related technical publications that describes the installation, operation, and maintenance of electronic, electrical, mechanical, and other equipment.

Demonstrable experience in defining required graphics, photographs, tables, figures, and engineering drawings and/or create graphic materials using basic photography and graphic applications such as PowerPoint and Photoshop.

Highly proficient in MS Office software suite.

Ability to learn other text editors and markup languages.

Must be able to obtain & maintain a secret security clearance.

Desired skills

Demonstrable experience or familiarity with:

- S1000D specification

- MIL-STD-2361 / MIL-STD-40051

- XML or SGML Authoring

- XML/XSLT knowledge

- PTC Arbortext Editor and S1000D tool suite

- CECOM IETM development tool

- Experience developing technical training material

- Experience conducting technical training courses

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Liverpool New York

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Lockheed Martin Corporation


Technical Writer / Early Career / Syracuse, NY Lockheed Martin Corporation - Liverpool, NY, United States


Location: Liverpool, NY

Company Profile:
Our employees are the core of our business here at Lockheed Martin. As the leading global security & aerospace company—and the #1 IT provider to the U.S. government—Lockheed Martin is a 115,000 person-strong team working to support the U.S. and its allies in the research, development and sustainment of advanced technology systems & services worldwide. Specialties Aeronautics, Information Technology, Space Systems, Defense, Technology, Cyber Security Over one hundred years ago, on August 16, 1912, Glenn L. Martin established the Glenn L. Martin Company in Los Angeles, California. He started the company after building his first plane in a rented church, where he took a leap of faith on his risky but innovative new aircraft design at the urging of none other than Orville Wright. Four months later and four hundred miles away, on December 19, 1912, Allan and Malcolm Lockheed founded the Alco Hydro-Aeroplane Company, later renamed the Lockheed Aircraft Company. Talented mechanics, they set up shop out of a garage, constructing seaplanes that would shatter speed and distance records for overwater flights.