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Configuration Analyst

Configuration Analyst

ID 
2017-1827
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-CA-Port Hueneme
Posted Date 
10/2/2017
Category 
Operations

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Overview

Gryphon, headquartered in Washington, DC, is a premier engineering services firm with expertise in Systems Integration, C4ISR, T&E and Integrated Logistics with a focus on Cyber Security for Control Systems for all Navy platforms and systems. Gryphon provides the skills necessary to manage the development and operations of these mission critical systems. For over 15 years, the Company has designed, integrated, maintained, and upgraded state-of-the-art systems for the Department of Defense. Gryphon also provides many of its government clients with the systems analysis, integration, and program management skills necessary to manage the development and operations of their mission critical systems. Gryphon Technologies is the federal government’s partner working in support of mission critical systems. We are proud of our ability to help shape tomorrow, while ensuring today’s U.S. and coalition forces can carry out their critical missions and tasks.

 

Gryphon Technologies, LC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, Females, Disabled, & Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities

Provides technical editing services and TM program guidance to assure TM documentation is technically and editorially correct and available within the established time frame. The incumbent will assist the journeyman lead Technical Manual Editor in the technical and administrative management of the Technical Documentation Program and is involved in all areas ensuring objectives, schedules, costs, and performance are planned, met or revised in accordance with overall requirements. The incumbent assists with the following:

  • Critically analyzes and edits material to assure adequate content; proper organization, correct and consistent style and format as directed by applicable specifications and standards; clarity; readability; and conciseness. The incumbent has authority to change style, format, and organization of material to comply with specifications and standards to ensure the material effectively communicates with shipboard maintenance personnel.  
  • Provides guidelines for the development and merging of text and illustrative material, ascertaining coherent and complementary usage of textual explanation and graphic illustration to create effective TM documentation which in scope, technical level, and explanatory detail is appropriate to the intended audience.

Develops and/or updates existing TM plans. Selects or tailors specifications that govern the content and format of assigned TM material. Develops budget estimates and production schedules. Writes or updates technical manual portions of Integrated Logistic Support Plans (ILSP). Generates status charts on current TM projects and develops data for various reports, checklists, engineering change proposals, and studies.

  • Conducts TM quality assurance program by performing in-process reviews of contractor developed material, attending validation, performing verification, and accepting (or rejecting for cause) TM material.

Qualifications

High school diploma and a minimum of five years experience required in performing technical manual support of Navy or MSC systems. 

 

Must have a detailed knowledge and understanding of the concepts, principles, and priorities of the technical documentation field. The incumbent must have knowledge and understanding in the planning, cost estimating, scheduling, technical writing conventions and standards, digital data development, production methodologies for creation and distribution of documentation in digital and paper mediums, and review and evaluation of complex TMs, ETMs, and IETMs. The incumbent must have a general knowledge of data interface requirements for management and production of life-cycle technical documentation. The incumbent must have a general knowledge and understanding of Underway Replenishment (UNREP) systems and equipment, the acquisition and contracting process as well as the interfacing elements of logistic support requirements. In addition, the incumbent must have the necessary knowledge and skills: to deal effectively with management level personnel on station, at NAVSEA and its field activities, and at various contractor plants; to analyze and evaluate ideas and proposals related to the technical documentation users needs; to effectively present facts and opinions in oral and written form.

 

One must have exceptional written and verbal communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Ability to follow directions is a must. Applicants must be able to work well alone and as part of a team. Security clearance is required. U.S. Citizenship required.