Tech Editor/Writer

BAE Systems Platforms and Services is seeking a Technical Writer/Editor to support the Weapon Systems Program in Louisville, KY.

Creates and revises technical documentation including product descriptions, detailed functional descriptions, operating procedures, fault isolation, maintenance and repair procedures, illustrated parts breakdown (IPB), miscellaneous reports, proposals, marketing literature, or other technical documentation pertaining to company products. Ensures compliance with customer requirements, government specifications, engineering standards, and language usage principles. Evaluates illustrations and graphics to determine how to best utilize them within documentation. Requests the creation of new illustrations/graphics or changes to existing illustrations/graphics.

Researches and consults with engineering staff on systems and equipment to create and revise technical documentation. Analyzes and interprets engineering drawings and other technical data to translate information into technical documentation.

Additional duties include:

  • Assist project lead with validating written procedures for equipment.
  • Participate in evaluating project requirements by providing input into time and cost estimates.
  • Assist with overall design of technical documentation by providing input to format and style.
  • Review of technical content for technical accuracy and adequacy of the final products.

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