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Technical Publications Lead

Job Tracking ID:  KTTS-19-119
Location:   Londonderry, NH
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  August 01, 2019
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Job Description:

The Lead Technical Writer will be responsible for the timely delivery of new and revised technical documentation for Kratos Communications satellite and network management products.

Essential Job Functions:

• Work with other tech writers, UX/UI designers, SW Engineers, and SWQA to understand product functionality
• Create documentation project plans and content specifications for new products
• Coordinate with other tech writers and also Investigate, write, and verify new and revised end-user documentation
• Collaborate with SW Engineers responsible for revising technical documentation
• Recruit and supervise contract technical writers as needed
• Deliver complete, accurate technical and end-user documentation per release-train schedules

Experience and Skills:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities


• Bachelor degree in technical writing or related field
• Five years experience as a technical writer producing and maintaining installation, configuration, user, and reference guides for complex SW products
• Ability to design and write end-user documents according to User Experience (UX) use-models
• Ability to install and exercise SW products with limited assistance from others
• Excellent writing, editing, grammar, and punctuation skills
• Advanced MS-Word and RoboHelp skills
• Working knowledge Windows, Linux, MS-SQL, and MySQL


• Prior experience documenting satellite and network management products
• Prior experience with Agile/Scrum teams

Additional Information:
Job Level:   Any
Number of Openings:  
Years of Experience:  
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP