21 days old

Principal Systems Engineer - Technical Writer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tewksbury, MA 01876

Whole Life Engineering (WLE) is made up of several disciplines whose main objective is to influence hardware and systems early in their life cycle to assure effective operation, reliability, maintainability and economical ownership by the customer and end user.

As a Principal Systems Engineer Technical Writer, youll regularly interact with Program and Functional leadership on strategy, status, and direction. In addition, you will work closely with Engineering, Quality, Safety, and Intelligence, Information and Services teams to apply disciplined program management processes and utilize tools to establish and monitor metrics and trends to ensure excellence in execution.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Providing technical and programmatic oversight to a subcontractor or remote Raytheon business partner for the development of training material, development of technical manuals, and/or conduct of training
  • Developing and adjusting Technical Manual schedules
  • Development of Interactive Electronic Technical Manuals (IETMs) using the Eagle Publishing System
  • Participation in Interactive Electronic Technical Manual customer conferences to ensure manuals conform to contract requirements and scheduled peer reviews
  • Coordinating access to all system resources for team members
  • Utilizing analytical skillsets to review generated material, determining required subject matter expert inputs, and interpreting engineering technical data
  • Ensuring costs are within budget and schedule
  • Monitoring status of other program deliverables for which TMs are dependent on source materials
  • Fulfilling Statement of Work Requirements with baseline plan and recovery approaches
  • Generating and refining Scope of Work
  • Preparing and submitting Technical Manual Contract Data Requirements List
  • Assessing Risk and Opportunity analysis and management
  • Providing productivity and status input to Monthly Operating Reviews and Metric Collection
  • Ensuring regular communication flows between the program office, the core execution team, WLED, and technical manual developers
  • Periodic CONUS and OCONUS travel

This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only US Citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Required Skills:
  • 8+ years professional experience developing written content in a military or civilian environment
    • 6+ years in the aforementioned areas along with a relevant Master's Degree may be considered for this job
  • Experience with the development of technical documentation
  • US Citizenship is required

Desired Skills:
  • Prior technical leadership experience and leading other team members during problem resolution
  • Prior experience developing technical documentation for the Department of Defense or foreign military customers
  • Participation in proposal processes to develop and review cost estimates/proposals packages
  • Understanding of Earned Value fundamentals and project budgetary management experience
  • Experience with Enhanced Automated Graphical Logistics Environment (EAGLE) and/or Eagle Publishing System (EPS)
  • Experience with XML and/or S-1000D authoring
  • Knowledge of product life cycle management
  • Experience with presentations and data analysis skills
  • R6s Specialist (or other similar certification)
  • Ability to obtain Secret security clearance

Required Education:
  • BS in a STEM discipline or BA in Mathematics, Physics or Computer Science

This job is posted internally as: Principal Systems Engineer

Here at Raytheon Technologies, we innovate to create solutions and solve complex challenges across all domains: from land and sea to air, space, and cyberspace. In doing so, we embrace the talent, expertise and perspectives of our diverse workforce, each bringing their skills, ideas and dedication to the work we do. We pride ourselves on our commitment to our customers, industry partners and our teammates, making a positive impact not only to our business, but also in our communities where we live and work. Our constant innovation is made possible by a strong culture, investing in our people, and an unwavering vision thats shared by our employees across the globe a vision of one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place.

What We Offer: Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits on offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care



Posted: 2021-01-02 Expires: 2021-02-01

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Principal Systems Engineer - Technical Writer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tewksbury, MA 01876

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