Technical Writer – Edaptive Computing, Inc

Technical Writer

Job Description

Edaptive Computing Inc. has a job opportunity for a Technical Writer, primarily responsible for creating and editing various types of technical documentation: periodic and final reports, presentations, meeting minutes, project and capability summaries, user help, manuals, etc. The successful candidate will also provide templates for technical staff members to populate with content for these deliverable items, and will support the technical writing team with business development activity including white papers and proposals.

Position Duties

• Organize material and complete writing assignments according to established standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, and terminology.
• Edit, standardize, make changes to, and create templates for material prepared by other ECI or subcontractor personnel.
• Confer with customers, vendors, development teams, and company leadership to establish technical specifications and to determine subject material to be developed for publication.
• Assist with the preparation of reports, technical proposals, etc.


Edaptive Computing, Inc., Dayton, Ohio


Full time with competitive benefits package

Educational Requirements

Bachelor's Degree or equivalent

Experience Requirements

A minimum of 3 years of experience in developing technical software and hardware documentation. Consideration may be given to relevant professional level experience as an offset to the formal education requirement.

Required Skills and Abilities

• Proficient writing and interpersonal skills are needed to gather information and communicate results of work to associates.
• Ability to write clearly and concisely and to convey technical information appropriately for a variety of audiences.
• Critical Thinking – Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of solutions, approaches to problems, alternatives, or conclusions..
• Ability to prioritize and advance simultaneous writing projects.
• Expertise in Microsoft Word, including styles, graphics, and multilevel lists, and PowerPoint.

Enhancing Skills and Abilities

The following skills and abilities are desirable:
• Familiarity with microelectronics verification.
• Microsoft Publisher.
• Scripting and production of technical video content.
• Following CMMI, ISO9000, IEEE SW, and ANSI Standards.

Submission Instructions

(Non-complying submissions will not be considered)

Reference Technical Writer/Contract Support in all correspondence
Eligibility for a Security Clearance is required
Resumes must be 3 pages or less and provide description of how qualifying technologies were used. You may also submit a one page cover letter (optional but desired) stating your career objectives and how your qualifications and interest align with our requirements.
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If you are interested in being considered for employment at Edaptive Computing Inc., apply on-line using our electronic application. If, due to a disability, you need assistance in completing the on-line application, contact the Edaptive's Human Resources Department at (937) 433 - 0477. Please indicate the specific assistance needed. Note: This option is reserved for those with disabilities only.

EOE, including Disability/Vets