Technical Writer (PART TIME)

Depends on Experience

Contract: W2, Corp-To-Corp, Independent, 12 Month(s)

  • Work from home


  • Technical Writer
  • Professional writing
  • Medicaid Services programs
  • Write and edit technical documentation and deliverables for internal DHHS use and CMS submission

Job Description

Title : Technical Writer-60715
Location : 68509,Lincoln,NE
Duration : 12 + Months
Job Type : C
Description :

The Technical Writer will write, rewrite and/or edit technical documents and communications materials for multiple units and projects for the state Medicaid Business unit. The Technical Writer will also develop content for meeting materials, education and training materials, and work products such as slides and frequently asked questions. Candidates must have excellent writing skills and be able to communicate clearly and effectively to present technical information and instructions to a wide range of audiences. Candidate must be capable of handling multiple different tasks from multiple different requestors at one time.


  • Write and edit technical documentation and deliverables for internal DHHS use and CMS submission.
  • Collaborate with relevant stakeholders including subject matter experts (SMEs) and executive leaders to identify, gather, and develop content for various projects.
  • Collect and organize complex technical, management and administrative information required for preparation of documents.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure documentation meets business requirements and technical specifications.
  • Improve and edit documents for clarity, consistency, accessibility, and instructional efficacy.
  • Ensure documentation is accurate, complete, and up to date.
  • Analyze and proofread materials in terms of grammatical correctness, conciseness, structure, clarity of expression, conformity to required style, organization, presentation, and technical accuracy.
  • Develop and incorporate diagrams, charts, and other visual aids to enhance documentation.
  • Test documentation to ensure it is user-friendly and easy to understand.
  • Continuously improve documentation by incorporating feedback from users and stakeholders.
  • Develop standard team style guides based on corporate guidelines. 

Skills :

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in technical writing, English, communications, or equivalent years of experience as a technical writer.
  • A minimum of three to five (3-5) years of professional writing experience
  • Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills.
  • Strong organizational skills that allow for the ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines.
  • Attention to detail when writing and editing to ensure appropriate grammar and format.
  • Expert-level knowledge of all Microsoft Office tools, especially MS Word. Experience using the latest release of Microsoft Office (or equivalent) products.
  • Proven ability to consolidate technical inputs and analyses, and produce logical, understandable documents

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Prior experience with Medicaid Services programs
  • Experience with Microsoft SharePoint

Experience working on large, complex Information Technology projects with multiple product owners