- Microsoft Excel
- Technical writing
- Communication skills
- Microsoft Office
SCCI is seeking an Engineer to join our team in Dahlgren, VA. This position will support development of System Documents, Technical Manuals, as well as User / Operator Documentation and Training. This position also serves as an entry pathway toward opportunities for growth into areas such as training, test, or engineering design. Ability to understand and convey complex technical concepts in a logical and straightforward manner is desired. A technical or business background or degree is highly applicable. Work as part of a multi-functional team of engineers, developers and editors to document system development and capabilities.
Develop new User Documents
Understand the technical content and communicate that knowledge to a variety of audiences via several approaches: Procedures (e.g. Installation, Testing, Operation), System and Component Behavior Descriptions (e.g. User’s Manual and Engineering Documentation System Descriptions, Training Curriculum), Graphics (e.g. Flow charts, Connection Diagrams)
Learn the technical content of system upgrades and enhancements (prior to system release) via several pathways, including participating in engineering discussions, supporting local test events, and obtaining details from subject matter experts and system developers.
Requires initiative and a self-starting approach to remain on the cutting edge of system capabilities in advance of system delivery to the fleet
Plays a key role in the configuration and version control of all documentation, ensuring that required Documents and Revisions are provided with every System/Software delivery, and that changes are tracked appropriately
Essential Skills and Experience
Must be a U.S. Citizen and have the ability to obtain and maintain an ACTIVE SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE.
Demonstrated ability to grasp and communicate complex technical content.
Strong background using Microsoft Office products (Word, Visio, Excel, PowerPoint)
Experience developing and applying MS Word styles and templates
Familiarity with version control principles
Demonstrated ability to work independently and manage priorities in a dynamic environment
Ability to write clear, logically sequenced, and grammatically-correct documents
Attention to detail in the review of content, formatting and consistency
Preferred Skills and Experience
BS in a technical field or BS/BA in a non-technical field with demonstrated technical writing/communication skills
Experience documenting and communicating complex systems or procedures
SCCI is committed to providing a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to meet the needs of Employees and their families. EOE of Minorities, Females, Veterans, Disabilities.