XML Technical Writer #3710
at Geologics Corporation

Date Posted: 11/9/2019

Job Description

 
XML Technical Writer #3710
Location: York PA     
Duration: 6 Months to possible hire  
Pay: 30-40/HR DOE   
 
***US Citizenship REQUIRED*** It does not help to apply without citizenship. We cannot accept any other form of work authorization (H1, EAD etc) or do corp to corp.
Creates and revises complex technical documentation to support the marketing, operation, repair, and maintenance of company products. Ensures documents conform to company and government standards and specifications and language usage principles. Creates and revises technical documentation using state-of-the-art publishing software technology 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. 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. 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. Evaluates illustrations and graphics to determine how to best utilize them within the documentation. Requests the creation of new illustrations/graphics or changes to existing illustrations/graphics. Ability to understand complex engineering designs, analyze and interpret engineering drawings and terminology, and translate into understandable language for non-engineers. Ability to create and revise complex technical documentation, effectively answer customer questions and concerns related to company equipment and systems, engage in problem solving discussions with cross-functional team members, provide guidance to cross-functional team members, and ensure documentation is produced on time and within budget. Ability to concentrate, attention to detail, and command of the English language.
Skills Required
  • XML Authoring Tool Experience (e.g. Arbortext Epic Editor and Oxygen software),
  • MS Office Tools/Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint required; Access a plus)
  • Adobe Acrobat Professional PDF Software – proficient for use of illustration markups; or use of a similar PDF (electronic) markup tool
  • Mechanical/Electrical/Operator Tech Writer Experience/Knowledge Required, preferred in the defense industry,
  • Validation/Verification, on-vehicle experience a plus,
  • Content Management System (CMS) experience a plus
  • Authoring diagnostic troubleshooting experience a plus
  • Customer Interaction/Customer Service skills required (some positions involve direct customer interface representing the company)
 
Skills Preferred
  • Authoring diagnostic troubleshooting experience a plus
 
Experience/Education Required
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant technical discipline; or an equivalent combination of education and experience plus 5 additional year’s relevant experience
 
NOTE: AGAIN - MUST BE US CITIZEN to be eligible for this position. There is no relocation or expense package offered for this position. Rates are all inclusive W2 hourly wages. No 1099, No third parties, no C2C
For this and other positions contact:
April Bright
Senior Recruiter
 
 
 

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contractor
  • Location: York, PA
  • Job Type: General Business
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 11/9/2019

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GeoLogics is a high-technology and technical services company with over 25 years of successful participation in development and experimental programs for aerospace and defense contractors, government agencies, and research laboratories. GeoLogics specializes in creating mission critical solutions and provides technical support in the areas of R&D, engineering, communications, software, and systems development.

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