Raytheon Technologies Sr Technical Writer/Editor in Tewksbury, Massachusetts
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, by combining our vast resources and investments we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges – together we can anticipate more, move faster, and make a bigger impact on the big picture.
Whole Life Engineering (WLE) is responsible for ensuring our products are Safe, Reliable, Maintainable, and delivered on time. WLE consists of multiple disciplines that support engineering, our program offices, and our customers. Our WLE disciplines participate in the total life cycle of our products from conception to deactivation. Our focus area is product support, including the following disciplines: Reliability, System Safety, and Supportability.
As a Senior Technical Writer / Editor, you’ll work with other technical writers, logistic support personnel and system engineering organizations. Your responsibilities will include collecting and documenting system architecture, and developing applicable support technical manual documentation in accordance with defined standards and contractual requirements for a variety of complex equipment.
Responsibilities to Anticipate:
Developing Repair Parts and Special Tools List (RPSTL) manual
Developing simplified theory of operation and block diagrams for electrical, electronic, and mechanical equipment
Developing procedures and supporting illustrations supporting the operations of mechanical equipment
Developing fault isolation and troubleshooting procedures for electrical, electronic, and mechanical equipment
Developing procedures and supporting illustrations supporting the inspection, test, removal, installation and repair of assemblies
Developing preventative and corrective maintenance procedures
Creating Interactive Electronic Technical Manuals (IETMs) using the Eagle Publishing System
Some travel possible. Approximately 10% domestic and/or international
An advanced degree may be substituted for additional years of experience as follows: Master’s Degree is equal to 2 years of experience and a Ph.D. is equal to 4 years of experience
Qualifications You Must Have:
Education: Education: Bachelor’s Degree. An additional 2 years of relevant professional experience may be substituted for each 1 year of college.
4+ years’ experience creating written technical or non-technical documentation in a military or civilian environment.
Logistics, Manufacturing or Engineering experience in a military or civilian environment
The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. US Citizenship is required, as only US Citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
Qualifications We Value:
Experience with Logistics Management Information (LMI) and its use in developing technical documentation
Experience with Military specifications and standards
Experience with statistical analysis techniques
Ability to take an analytical approach and utilize technical knowledge to solve challenges
Ability to execute to project plans, schedules, budgets, resource requirements, and performance standards
Ability to effectively multi-task
Excellent presentation and communication skills
Effective communication skills
What We Offer: Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits on offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.
This job is posted internally as: Sr. Technical Editor/Writer
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.