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Technical Writer (CM)

Technical Writer (CM)

ID 
2017-1824
# of Openings 
1
Category 
Technical Writing
Clearance Level 
TS/SCI with Polygraph
Location 
US-MD-Annapolis Junction
Posted 
11/10/2017

More information about this job

Overview

Seeking an experienced Technical Writer with extensive knowledge of government documentation.

Responsibilities

Title of Position: Technical Writer

  • Provide HCSO with technical writing support necessary to create and maintain system documentation as well as other supporting documentation such as presentations, blogs, training manuals, processes and procedures, guides, meeting minutes, etc.

Qualifications

Education and Experience Required:

  • A minimum of 2 years of technical writing experience documenting complex electronic equipment and systems.

  • A minimum of 1 year experience in effectively formatting technical publications to include writing, editing, illustration, interpretations, and depth of coverage. 

  • Strong technical writing skills (clear, consise, and complete manner) 

  • Strong grammar skills (grammar, punctuation, spelling, usage) 

  • Knowledge of governement documentation standards 

  • Strong oral communication skills 

  • Willing to take initiative to develop systems expertise 

  • Good teamwork qualities

  • Writing Skills

    • Write in a clear, concise and complete manner

    • Proficiency in basic grammar skills (grammar, punctuation, spelling, usage)

    • Be able to convey information for appropriate audience

    • Editing Skills

    • Formal Writing Style

  • Technical Skills

    • Engineering comprehension, understand subject matter

    • Knowledge of government documentation standards

    • Basic understanding of government classification rules

    • Research technical information

  • Tool Skills

    • Computer savvy

    • Proficiency in MS Word, PowerPoint and Visio

    • Ability to take screen shots off system user interfaces

    • Interviewing and Listening Skills

    • Ability to know how to ask the questions to get needed answers

    • Need to know the best approach to SMEs, willing to reach out

    • Strong listening skills to capture the necessary information and to know which follow-up questions need to be answered

  • Design Skills

    • Develop graphics

    • Illustration skills

    • Formatting skills, layout and design of document

    • Organizational skills, consolidating information

  • Personal Skills

    • Willing to accept feedback, constructive criticism

    • Work independently

    • Detailed oriented

    • Motivated and ambitious

Clearance Requirement:

  • TS/SCI with Polygraph

ProSync's executive team creates and expands business opportunities, recruits talented and intelligent technology professionals, and fosters a company culture that empowers ProSync professionals to shape and mold the direction of their careers and the direction of ProSync.

   

Employees of ProSync Technology Group, LLC and applicants for employment shall be afforded equal opportunity in all aspects of employment without regard to race, color, religion, political affiliation, national origin, disability, sex, age, or marital status.

   

Email Staffing@prosync.com for more specifics regarding the position.