Lockheed Martin Aircraft Technical Data Author in Fort Worth, Texas

Selected candidate will be responsible for writing, validating and maintaining organizational-level maintenance technical publications for F-35 aircraft. Technical publications will be developed and maintained in LM Aeronautics’ Technical Publications Authoring Systems utilizing Extensible Markup Language (XML). Successful candidate will be required to learn the authoring systems and adapt prior experience utilizing desktop publishing tools and XML to create new manuals or update and publish revised or changed material. Candidate will convey their working knowledge of aircraft vehicle systems into publications to support F-35 operational fleets. Reading and interpreting engineering, supplier, and customer documentation and effective interaction and communication with customers, vendors, engineering, and other organizations to define and document aircraft maintenance requirements is a daily requirement in this position.

Must be a US Citizen or legally authorized to work in US as a permanent resident. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Basic Qualifications Aircraft maintenance experience in one or more of the following fields: CNI, Displays, Wiring Repair / Fiber Optics, Cryptographic Key Loading, Data Loading to include AV Software Data Loading. (Avionics focus).


Applicants with no maintenance experience that have a Bachelor's degree in one of the following disciplines: Mechanical Engineering, Aviation Maintenance, Technical Writing or Technical Communications (or similar).

Desired skills F-35 maintenance experience. Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings XML Technical Data Authoring, Familiarity with Technical Manual/Publications. Technical writing skills. Good coordination and communication skills are required.

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Job Location(s): Fort Worth Texas