Technical Writer (XML Coding)
The Lockwood Group
 Glen, MD
About Us

The Lockwood Group (www.thelockwoodgroupllc.com), headquartered on Aberdeen Proving Ground, is a C4ISR Logistics, Engineering and Training Services Provider helping to modernize, sustain and field C4ISR systems in support of the Warfighter. We are a family owned Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business co-led by West Point graduate James T Lockwood and his son James F Lockwood.

 

Overview

The Lockwood Group is currently seeking a Technical Writer in Fort Huachuca, AZ.

Description

  • Work successfully with the PM, DPM, back office Manager and back office team.

  • The candidate will be responsible for creating technical documentation as well as editing and proofreading documents created by other team members.

  • Develop solutions to problems and create quality documents using domain knowledge and thorough analysis.

  • Lead task order and/or proposal efforts and serve as the lead technical writer.

  • Working with the back office team to edit and provide coaching on their technical writing.

  • Translating technical information into documentation for non-technical audiences.

  • Working closely with stakeholders and teammates to identify and document their needs and provide that information in clear and concise documentation to the Customer.

  • Multi task exceptionally well, and have demonstrated success developing well thought out technical documentation.

 

Requirements

  • BA degree and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.

  • Demonstrated experience as a professional technical writer

  • A broad understanding of software development tools and terminology

  • Experience proofreading and editing technical documentation

  • Must have a strong capability for planning, organizing, and tracking assigned tasks

  • Must be able to interact with Teammates and Customers in an effective manner

  • Prior experience with proposal writing preferred

* You must have held a Secret clearance or above within the last 24 months 

* You must have experience with MIL STD 40051-2 and XML editing tools such as ArborText, FrameMaker, etc.