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Technical Writer 3

Information Technology

Technical Writer 3 in Fort Meade, MD

  • Intelligent Staffing Company
  • Full time
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  • Fort Meade, MD
  • 05/05/2020
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Job Description
Our Client has a growing need for a Technical Writer 3 that possess a TS/SCI FSP to become an integral part of their team!
Benefits Snapshot:
401K contribution: 10% (not a match, a contribution!! )
PTO: 248 hours
Healthcare: Free (BlueCross Blue Shield for Health, Vision, and Dental) for individuals
Required Skills and Expertise:
Responsible for the preparation, review, revision, and maintenance of technical documents including software and systems engineering, system operations, testing, and user documentation.

Writes and edits technical documentation for all of the project's hardware and software to include installation, configuration, and how-to documentation.
Creates code documentation for software; produces implementation guides and end-user guides for capabilities; provides field data definition, and data flow documentation and formats technical publications from pamphlets, technical drawings, and consultations with technical personnel and other available resources.
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
Reviews work products of others for compliance with technical manual NSA Data Standard (DS)-89
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
Produces defense acquisition documentation, user manuals, training manuals, and other documentation utilized by the end-user community of DoD electronic equipment and systems
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
Applies technical manual standard NSA DS-89 to work products
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