Technical Writer

  • Mastech,
  • Herndon, VA
Senior Technical Writer
Contract Independent, Contract W2, 9+ months
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Mastech Digital provides digital and mainstream technology staff as well as Digital Transformation Services for leading American Corporations. We are currently seeking a Technical Writer for our client in the Government domain. We value our professionals, providing comprehensive benefits, exciting challenges, and the opportunity for growth. This is a Contract position and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.


Duration: 12 Months Contract

Location: Herndon, VA 20171

Compensation: Best Market Rates


Role: Technical Writer


Role Description: The Technical Writer would need to have at least 3-5 years of related experience preparing technical documentation. This Candidate must be a talented Technical Writer with strong experience in editing technical resumes. 


The ideal candidate will have a background in supporting the Federal Government and Information Technology field (mainly Software Engineering/Testing, Database Administration and Cyber Security) with excellent time management skills. This individual will be responsible for meeting tight deadlines continuously thorough out the year. 


An extensive background in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook) is required.


Roles & Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:


- Create Resource Package Templates and candidate response framework.

- Format candidate resumes into standard Client format.

- Review Resource Packages for content, grammar, spelling and formatting.

- Provide assistance to client candidates regarding their written responses for the Resource Packages.

- Be able to communicate directly with the candidates or subcontractors when needed regarding resource packages. Either retrieval or revision criteria of packages.

- Edit, review and format program newsletters.

- Enter Contingent Candidates into ePMO.

- Provide miscellaneous program support.


Required Skills:


- Basic understanding of Information Technology terminology.

- Microsoft Office Suite experience.

- Strong editing and proof reading skills.

- Strong command of the English language.

- Excellent communication skills.

- Strong Time Management.

- Customer Service Oriented.

- Ability/Willingness to obtain and maintain a US government security clearance required.




- Associates Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience.




- 3-5 years of related experience preparing technical documentation.


Education: Associates Degree in a related technical discipline

Experience: Minimum 3-5 years

Relocation: No, this position will not cover relocation expenses

Travel: N/A

Local Preferred: Yes


We are looking only for candidates willing to join us directly as W2 employees (No 3rd party candidates)


Recruiter Name: Jonathan Frazin



Minimum Education Required: Associate

Years of Experience Required:

Expected Travel Time: None

Posted By

Jonathan Frazin

1000 Commerce Drive Pittsburgh, PA, 15275

Dice Id : gatpa001
Position Id : 139058
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