Technical Writer, L3Harris, Nashville TN

L3Harris in Nashville TN is hiring for an Entry-Level Technical Writer.


~ Nashville, TN ~ Entry Level ~ Big/Large Company ~ Public Organization ~ High School Diploma Required ~

The role of Technical Writer will be responsible for writing, rewriting, and/or editing technical documents, such as technical procedure manuals, user manuals, programming manuals, service manuals, operational specifications, and related technical publications to communicate clearly and effectively technical specifications and instructions to a wide range of audiences. The Technical Writer, Entry Level is a support individual working under direct supervision and guidance, impacting the overall results of the team and business.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* Attend and participate in all Software Design Life Cycle meetings and/or events with assigned programs team, as needed

* Create and maintain documentation for assigned programs team, as required by active release efforts and associated deadlines

* Produce user manuals, workbooks, reference guides, and release notes

* Maintain a record of all corrections and revisions to documentation

* Type text, insert pictures, format, edit, save, retrieve, and print documentation

* Paginate/repaginate documentation as necessary

* May be required to assist other technical writers with other duties as requested, directed, or assigned by the Systems Engineering Manager

Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

* Ability to use multiple desktop publishing and still-image editing programs

* Highly proficient written/verbal communication and presentation skills

* Highly proficient grammatical skills

* Ability to implement in-line changes

* Ability to track changes in documentation

* Basic pagination skills

* Ability to prioritize and organize tasks and assignments

* Ability to implement suggestions and edits from peers and Manager, as needed

Required Skills, Experience and Education:

* High School Diploma or equivalent, with 0 -3 years prior related experience

Preferred Skills, Experience and Education:

* Bachelors or Associates Degree in a relevant field, such as English, Technical Writing, or Technical Communications

* Experience with Agile SCRUM process preferred

Physical Demands:

* Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and other associated equipment

* Required to sit and/or stand for long periods of time

* Infrequent light physical effort required

* Written and verbal communication

Personal Protective Equipment:

* As required by program needs

Work Environment:

* Work performed in an office environment with people working in close proximity to one other

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About L3Harris:

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130 countries.

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