Aerospace Technical Author

April 21, 2022

Job Description

Required Skills:

  • Engineering or Diploma Degree – Mechanical , Aeronautical, Industrial Production, Automobile, AME and AMAeSI.
  • Experience in Aircraft Line Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul, Manufacturing and Assembly
  • Exposure to Aviation / Automotive industry practices and standards.Experience in authoring tools like PTC arbortext editor, Oxygen, etc along with any CSDB like ETPS, Windchill, SDL Tridion etc.Knowledge/experience of Illustration tools like Autotrol, Isodraw and CAD tools like Catia, Unigraphics, AutoCad etc. will be added advantage
  • Visualization skills like 2D to 3D conversion
  • Understanding and Interpretation of Engineering Drawings. Doing Impact analysis of Engineering documents and Illustrating of Aircraft Parts/Assemblies in the manuals like AMM, AIPC, SRM, FIM, CMM and others.
  • Knowledge of DITA would be added advantage.Responsible for Impact Analysis, Estimation, Authoring, research of information related to authoring updates of the engineering system. Executes the above activities in a timely and accurate manner
  • Must be able to analyze/interpret engineering CAD models using NX and identify the authoring procedures in detail along with applicable pre-requisite information
  • Create/revise the authoring content to meet the manual requirements
  • Performs quality assurance of one’s own input to validate the accuracy, coverage and completeness of the information provided by various data sources
  • Uses standards and guideline as defined to check authoring/Illustration quality. Looks into changes to each work product on a daily basis
  • Double-checks own/others inputs with standard tools and guidelines
  • Implements any changes to authoring procedure effectively
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  • Performs tasks independently and guide others and will be considered as SME [System Matter Expert]Has proficient knowledge of manuals towards the delivery and supports in doing peer reviews
  • Must also have domain knowledge of systems along with proficiency in authoring and Illustration processes, WOW, tools etc..Must also understand Illustration requirements, must be keen to learn any illustration tools, having experience in illustration tools will be added advantage.