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Technical Writer 3 w/ 8 years experience

Annapolis Junction, MD · Information Technology
REQUIRED SKILLS/ABILITIES:
  • TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION YOU MUST HAVE AN ACTIVE TS/SCI W/ FULL SCOPE POLYGRAPH SECURITY CLEARANCE (U.S. CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED)
​Qualification: Eight (8) years technical writing experience in programs and contracts of a similar scope, type, and complexity within the Federal Government is required. A Master’s degree may be substituted for two (2) years of experience, reducing the requirement to six (6) years of experience
- Works independently preparing and maintaining highly complex systems, programming and operations documentation, procedures and methods
-Provides expert oversight of technical writing and editing to all phases of acquisition and technical documentation for the Program, Project, or Contract
-May act as project leader for projects with complex or voluminous documentation and may provide or coordinate special documentation services as required 
- Under general direction, responsible for writing technical copy for various types of documents for a program/project of similar complexity
-Applies concepts for technical writing based on engineering drawings, technical information from engineering documentation, consultations with engineers and subject matter experts, and other available sources
-Interprets engineering and maintenance drawings, operational procedures and to understand and blend large quantities of computer related information
-Researches highly technical subject matter, organizes information from multiple sources, and expresses technical information in written form that is comprehensible to a wide audience of readers
-Produces technical documentation for Cryptologic programs or projects developing analytic tradecraft methodologies
-Understands basic concepts, responsible for writing technical copy for various types of documents for a program/project of similar complexity
-Responsible for preparing and maintaining operations documentation, user guides and manuals and technical publications
-Responsible for preparing reports, responses, and briefings targeted to a wide range of audiences
-Works with developers to produce quality documentation and training materials
-Coordinates layout and design of documents
-Works on all phases of documentation
-Understands basic concepts (to include basic grammar concepts), responsible for writing technical copy for various types of documents
-Assists in preparing and maintaining operations documentation, user guides and manual and technical publications
- Gathers technical information, prepares written text
- May maintain a current internal documentation library
-Uses multiple word processing and presentation tools such as MS Word, PowerPoint, and Visio, etc.
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