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Configuration Management/Data Management/Technical Writer
Positions: 1
Posted: 01/03/2019
Job Type: Regular Full Time
Location: US-PA-Charleroi
Salary: Commensurate With Experience
Benefits: Full Benefits
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Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Performs project level Configuration Management and Document Control using CM/DM tools, e.g., CVS, SVN, Dev Track, Redmine.

Maintains Configuration Management (CM) database.

Develops schedules, monitors progress, and maintains status of key project deliverables.

Provides timely review and update of documents for quality, compliance with SOW,CDRL and Data Item Description

Ability to interpret drawings, write using clear and concise language that adheres to customer-established standards and conventions

Create and/or update methods, operation sequence and processes in the manufacture or fabrication of electronic parts, components, sub-assemblies and final assemblies.

Provide processing and submittal of contract deliverables per individual contract requirements.

Provides direct liaison with customers with respect to project deliverables and their approval status.

Work closely with staff Process and Manufacturing Engineers and Manufacturing personnel to create documentation of assembly methods and work instructions.

Works with a variety of different functions and levels of personnel in manufacturing, engineering, quality, and other disciplines to gather and interpret source information.

Ensures that technical information products are developed according to style guidelines. 



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Highly motivated, detailed oriented, effective communicator, ability to work under pressure and to be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously.

Strong technical writing skills and ability to deliver high quality documentation with strong attention to detail.

Proficient in use of MS Office products (advanced MS Word skills required: MS Excel, MS PowerPoint).

Familiar with DoD contracts, SOW, and CDRL Exhibits (i.e., 1423 Forms).

Must possess an understanding of engineering drawings and manufacturing process plans.

Ability to work independently or within a  team environment.

Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Security clearance.



2 +years experience in a government contracting environment

Associates degree or equivalent combination of education and experience


This position may require the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance.


To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at

About Progeny Systems

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.

As a small business, Progeny Systems is a participant in the Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. Progeny Systems has a proven track record of transitioning numerous SBIR contract awards into full-scale production, and has also successfully competed with large defense corporations.  Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.

Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:

-       United States Navy

-       United States Air Force

-       United States Army         

-       Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

-       National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)

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