Senior Technical Writer

Technical Writer, RoboHelp, HTML, technical documentation, Sharepoint, Visio, Adobe
Full Time, C2H Corp-To-Corp, C2H W2
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description


As a Senior Technical Writer, you will work as part of the End User Documentation Team supporting a large healthcare organization’s NextGen modernization projects.  


Why xScion:

  • We have an amazing culture – We were named ‘Best Places to Work in VA’ in 2016 & 2017
  • We are poised for rapid growth – We are on the cutting edge of digital transformation in healthcare, education and finance and continuously welcoming new clients to the xScion family.
  • We believe in your continuous development – We invest in our teams’ development, paying for certifications and trainings to improve their skills because we are committed to being the best at what we do.
  • You’ll work with the best – We hire great people. Period.
  • And because we truly care about you and our clients. - We are run by real people for real people, creating flexibility, balance, respect and fun in the workplace.


As a Senior Technical Writer, You Will:

  • Be responsible for creating, editing and importing content.
  • Be responsible for tuning the content message and the style of delivery, including translation and localization.
  • Be responsible for releasing the content for use, i.e., publishing the content to a repository to support access to the content.
  • Assisting with the installation, configuration, upgrade, administration, monitoring and maintenance of RoboHelp
  • Be responsible for:
  • Managing access permissions to folders and files, usually accomplished by assigning access rights to user groups or roles.
  • Managing versions of content as it evolves and restore older versions of edited products due to a process failure or an undesirable series of edits.
  • Assigning roles and responsibilities to different instances of content categories or types.


To Be Successful, You Need:

  • Bachelor of Science in English, Journalism, business, or a technical discipline (e.g., Information Systems, Applied Science, Operations Research)
  • Five (5) or more years’ experience as a Technical Writer producing documentation to support projects implemented using both Agile and Waterfall methodologies
  • Five (5) or more years’ experience with technical writing tools, applications, and workflows 
  • Experienced working with HTML/XHTML, CSS (Cascading Style Sheets), MySQL databases and multiple web browsers
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written (in English)
  • Experience creating technical documentation such as user guides, technical guides, templates, training materials, etc.
  • Experience developing and managing technical documentation review process steps
  • Experience researching tools, procedures, and technical configurations
  • Background in effective use of installing, theming, and customizing RoboHelp and Drupal Systems
  • Software & Tools:  (Preferred) RoboHelp or other CMS tools, SharePoint, MS Word, Snagit, PowerPoint, Outlook Excel, Visio, Adobe Acrobat


We Offer Great Benefits:

We not only offer standard benefits like great medical, dental, 401k match, Flex Spending and more, but we also offer unique perks such as 26 days off a year (including your birthday!), company events, games, and many other things that inspire balance and flexibility.


We’re Transforming Businesses:

xScion is a Virginia-based, woman-owned Information Technology consulting firm that solves critical business problems for Healthcare, Financial Services and Education enterprises nationwide. xScion’s SMARTã Enterprise Solutions include Strategy, Data and Delivery services that help clients achieve organizational breakthroughs in less time, with greater precision.


Want to Learn More about xScion? 

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At xScion, we celebrate diversity in all forms.  xScion is an Equal Opportunity Employer- Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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McLean, VA, 22102

Dice Id : 10124587
Position Id : 11522
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