The Technical Writer gathers, analyzes, and composes complex technical documentation.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Technical Writer conducts research and ensures the use of proper technical terminology. Translates technical information into clear, readable documents to be used by technical and non-technical personnel. Organizes material and creates documents according to established standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, grammar, formatting, and terminology. Selects photographs, drawings, sketches, diagrams, and charts to illustrate material. Develops communications materials for publications, internet, strategic initiatives, user manuals, training materials, installation guides, white papers, reports, etc. Develops, writes, and edits functional descriptions, system specifications, special reports, or any other customer deliverables. Provides technical writing support and deciphers directions provided on scripted storyboards and specifications. Reviews documents for technical accuracy in accordance with applicable regulations.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
High School diploma or equivalent is required. Must be proficient in the following Microsoft applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook. Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Must have the ability to interpret government policy, regulations, and directives.
Minimum Job Requirements:
The Technical Writer shall have a minimum of four (4) years’ experience in analyzing, organizing, developing, preparing, writing, editing, presentations, and technical specification.
Secret Security Clearance and CAC