2017-40 Sr. Technical Writer

Koam Engineering Systems, Inc. (KES Inc.) is an employee owned small business specializing in technology innovation and systems integration by combining innovative products and reliable engineering services. Headquartered in San Diego, California and with offices in Gig Harbor, WA KES provides services globally in systems engineering & technical assistance, requirements analysis, software design & development, systems integration & testing, independent verification & validation, and operational & logistic support.


Position Summary:

To support C4ISR Program Offices and government management by participating in meetings, develop C4ISR schedule and installation briefings, perform, document, and deliver outputs of each task in accordance with the requirements stated in each task directive and produce written documentation, reports, briefing materials, and other materials as in the requested format, without spelling, grammatical, or calculation errors.


Plan, develop, organize and write technical documentation

Utilize government repositories and databases.  Ability to effectively use Microsoft Access

Generate and develop presentations and briefs. Participate/facilitate meetings and briefings.

Support the Program Office with other related administrative tasks

Articulate complex concepts and processes orally and in writing.

Assist in developing, monitor and controlling C4ISR installation schedules

Routinely function effectively in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.


5 years+ working in a C4I-SR environment and ability to communicate both written and orally using C4ISR jargon.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Bachelor's degree in any discipline (or 5 years C4ISR experience).   Must have or have possessed a DoD Security Clearance at a Secret level or higher within the past 24 months.

Preferred Skills

Experience working in an IMO, PMW, and DOD Program Office or in an administrative role assigned to a military Flag command.

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), Microsoft Office Specialist Expert or Microsoft Office Specialist Master certification

Additional Notes




At KES, we offer a comprehensive and valuable benefits program to our employees and their families some of these benefits include but are not limited to:

·        Customizable Medical/Dental/Vision Coverage

·        Life and AD&D Insurance

·        401(k) Plan

·        Prevailing Wage Plan (Retirement Plan)

·        Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) - (Discretionary Plan)

·        Education Assistance

·        Paid Time Off


Since 1995, KES continues to foster the entrepreneurial spirit of a growing small business that focuses on the needs of its customers and employees and serves to provide a rewarding and challenging career.  KES offers a competitive salary and full range of benefits. KES, Inc. is an EEO/AA Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce.