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Curriculum Developer Technical Writer
Job Code:2019-P2S-021
Location:Livermore, CA
Division:National Security - 1.4.3
Duration:Direct Hire
  

Job Responsibilities:

 

 

 



 

Position:   Curriculum Developer/Technical Writer              

Division:   National Security Program

Duration:  Direct Hire

Location:  Livermore, CA

 

Company Description: 

Professional Project Services Inc. has upcoming opportunity for Curriculum Developer/Technical Writer (Direct Hire) positions at our offices in Livermore, CA.  Please submit resumes via the web page link below.  

 

Professional Project Services, Inc. (Pro2Serve®) is a nationally-recognized technical and engineering services firm dedicated to providing critical infrastructure engineering services in support of our Nation’s security. Using a disciplined systems engineering approach that is supported by an innovative software toolset, Pro2Serve provides solutions to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of our government and private clients. We support the defense, energy, and science markets through responsive, cost-effective execution of critical security, facilities and infrastructure, nuclear defense and nonproliferation, and environmental projects.

 

We have an opening for a Curriculum Developer/Technical Writer to support the Lawrence Livermore Laboratory’s wide-ranging research and skilled researchers. The experienced technical writer and professional instructional designer will support the Argus Physical Security Program’s Documentation and Training team. The candidate will be responsible for writing, editing and completing a variety of complex project documentationSelected candidate will be expected to solve problems of varied scope and complexity associated with specific editorial projects.

 

Job Description

Interpret complex technical information and translate into various forms of easily understandable communications.

Provide comprehensive editing/writing services for large, complex projects, frequently involving multiple media.

Work with subject matter experts and team members to complete role and task-based learning deliverables using ADDIE methodology.

Proofread and edit documents and training materials from other members of the Argus Documentation and Training team.

Contribute to strategic discussions for designing current and future Argus curricula.

Develop and implement project plans and schedules for moderately complex projects; make and fulfill commitments on cost, schedule, and quality for communication products, lead ad·hoc planning and status meetings.

Perform other duties as assigned

 

Job Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree in English, communications, journalism, or instructional design, or the equivalent combination of education and experience in the area of technical communication.

Experience using effective editing/writing techniques for a variety of media including comprehensive knowledge of technical language, usage, and style conventions (editing, grammar, and proofreading skills).

Advanced knowledge of and experience using style conventions, professional principles, and technical communication practices and standards

Experience with Microsoft Office and Adobe software tools and understanding of database concepts and the ability to learn new software quickly.

Experience leading production and technical writing assignments

Proven ability to work both independently and within a team environment to effectively meet tight deadlines while managing competing priorities.

Effective organizational skills applying attention to detail with accuracy and follow through.

Demonstrated problem-solving and decision-making skills necessary to identify and make strategic recommendations at both a project and curriculum level.

Demonstrated excellent customer service skills, advanced written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to be self-motivated and flexible.

Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE “Q” Clearance.

 

Desired Qualifications

Knowledge and understanding of Physical Security and the Laboratory’s policies and procedures.

Advanced computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office, Camtasia, Articulate Storyline, and Linux.

Experience with Atlassian software (Confluence, JIRA).

Demonstrated editing/writing experience in hardware, software, or technical areas.

Experience training or teaching others.

 

 

Duration:
Direct Hire

 

Federal Government Clearance:

This position may require the ability to obtain a government clearance. This position may require reviews and test for absence of any illegal drugs along with a background investigation by the Federal government in order to obtain an access authorization prior to employment, and may require subsequent reinvestigations may be required.

 

EEO Employer:

Affirmative Action Employer—M/F/Vet/Disab/LGBT

 

Benefits

Pro2Serve’s benefits package was carefully designed to meet the needs of our employees and their families.

 

These benefits include:

  • Major Medical Plan with Prescription Card, Dental Plan, Vision, and Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan 401(k)
  • Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)
  • Comprehensive Leave
  • Holidays

 

 

Pay Rate:
Please submit salary or hourly rate requirements along with resume or in a cover letter.

 

Job location:

Livermore, CA area

Please submit resumes via the web page link.

 

If you meet the above requirements/qualifications, please click the Apply Now button to submit your resume to be considered for this position, as well as added to our national database.  We look forward to talking with candidates who have the requisite skills and experience level.