Technical Writer

  • Leidos,
  • Reston, VA
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Leidos
Management, Research, Security, Technical Writer, Technical Writing, Writer
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel required to 25%.

Job Description




Job Description:


The Defense & Intelligence Group of Leidos has an opening for a Technical Writer in Northern, VA.


The Technical Writer will perform a variety of writing, editing, and research duties in connection with the preparation of technical manuals and technical publications for applications to be migrated to the CLOUD.


Primary Responsibilities


Write and edit technical manuals on the latest developments, functionality and concepts in the subject area. Provide training manuals and user guides for all audiences, including operators, application owners and software developers. Edit, validate, and incorporate newly developed training and technical manual material and red-line edits to update the latest operating procedures. Participate in the verification of new procedures at military installations and the Prime Contractors' facility. Support the management and placement of documentation on a military Web site.


Basic Qualifications .

  • Bachelor's degree with 3+ years of experience with technical writing for the Department of Defense.
  • Other requirements:
  • 3+ years of experience with military software technical writing
  • 3+ years of experience with training material verification and editing
  • Knowledge of Army training and technical writing standards
  • Knowledge of Mil-Std 40051, Mil-HDBK 1222
  • Ability to maintain accurate technical publications
  • Ability to manage multiple technical publications programs for complex systems
  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Currently possess an active Secret security clearance
  • Ability to show Microsoft Office expertise
  • Ability to travel up to 25% - CONUS/OCONUS
  • Flexibility and patience in order to work in a high demand/volume work environment with changing priorities
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate as part of a team
  • ACTIVE FINAL SECRET CLEARANCE





Company Information

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Dice Id : SCNCAPI2
Position Id : R-00007005

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