Technical Writer, Junior in San Diego, CA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/6/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0017602

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Technical Writer, Junior

Key Role:

Research, write, edit, index, or revise user online or print documentation of limited scope and technical complexity. Review and revise test plans and procedures for military and commercial radios. Obtain data from reviews of documentation, drawings, schematics and reports, consultation with technical test engineer staff members, and by using the product. Assist senior level test engineers or work as a member of a project team developing new test plans and procedures. This position is located in San Diego, CA.

Basic Qualifications:

-1+ years of experience with Satellite Communications (SATCOM) or related waveforms used on military and commercial radios

-1+ years of experience in supporting a laboratory environment, working with engineers, testers, and subject matter experts

-1+ years of experience with developing technical documentation, focused on test plans and procedures

-Experience in simplifying advanced concepts into layman's terms, allowing individuals with little or no experience to conduct testing, and determine proper functionality of radios

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with Ultra High Frequency (UHF) military SATCOM systems preferred

-Experience with military radio use a plus

-Experience in military systems testing best practices and use of laboratory equipment, including spectrum analyzers and oscilloscopes

-Ability to pay attention to detail

-Possession of excellent organization skills

-BA or BS degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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