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Dayton, Ohio - USD Full Time Posted: Friday, 10 August 2018

Leidos has an immediate career opportunity for a Software Engineer/Technical Writer.

This position supports the Global Combat Support System-Air Force (GCSS-AF) Program.

GCSS-AF provides the warfighter and supporting elements with timely, accurate, and trusted Agile Combat Support (ACS) information. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, a quick learner and able to work independently while collaborating with team members and external components in a complex environment.

Specific responsibilities include:

Work with developers and other subject matter experts to gather and document product information

Work with Marketing, Product Management, and other engineers to develop and write information for new product releases; including online help, printed manuals, release notes, product overviews, and other product information as required.

Participate in AGILE based product planning, estimate documentation requirements, and provide feedback to developers for user interface, ease-of-use, and product functionality.

Develop screenshots and conceptual graphics as required to illustrate procedures, concepts, and other information in the product information.

Master and implement new customer facing and internal facing CONOPS, SCOM, and Developer Guides.

Coordinate information deliverables with marketing for product launch.

Work with Tech Support on customer feedback and solutions to improve product information and the customer experience

Edit text for technical clarity, accuracy, grammar, consistent terminology, and style.


Education and Experience:

BS and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or additional relevant experience in lieu of degree, or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.

Active Secret Clearance is required.

Must be US Citizen.

Basic Qualifications:

Experience in technical writing.

Software engineering experience.

Understanding of the software delivery lifecycle and supporting documentation.

Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both verbally and in writing.

Must have a minimum clearance of Secret.

Security+ or equivalent certification.

External Referral Eligible.

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). The company's diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.

Dayton, Ohio, United States of America
Wed, 01 Aug 2018 03:23:52 EST
8/10/2018 8:13:06 AM

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