Karyn Newman

Karyn Newman

Work History

Work History
Mar 2007 - Mar 2009

Team Lead

  • Developed Access database to track software defects
  • Lead a team of Technical Writers in writing software documentation for Windows and UNIX systems and company specific processes and systems
  • Coordinated with other team members in the completion of document conversion project, including writing and reviewing requirements specifications, planning document, and project schedule
  • Developed XML modules using Arbortext Editor and stored in Astoria (Content Management System)
May 2006 - Mar 2007

Project Analyst/Technical Writer

  • Designed, created and maintained an Access database to track risks, issues, action items and deliverables for IT project
  • Researched and wrote design documents to fulfill business requirements
  • Supported project management team by maintaining the master project plan with MS Project 2003, to include tracking and reporting on project and deliverables status
  • Created forms, tables, queries and reports for Access database
Oct 2004 - May 2006

Technical Publ. Specialist

Northrop Grumman

Edited Technical Order Manuals using Epic Editor (SGML) and XPP (XML Professional Publisher and Adobe FrameMaker

Working knowledge of military specifications 


Sep 1998 - May 2002

Bachelor of Science

Macon State College




Microsoft Access

Microsoft SQL Server 2005

Oracle 10g



Oracle Certified Associate