Technical Writer

Writing, IT
Full Time
Negotiable
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Job Description

We have an opportunity for a Technical Writer to join our talented Professional Services team.  The successful candidate must possess good oral and written communication knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Typical responsibilities include:

  • Write technical direction on email announcements and formal documentation.
  • Assists in collecting and organizing information required for preparation of plans, reports, technical and management guidance, manuals, training materials, proposals, and reports. 
  • Edits prepared materials to ensure acceptable language, format, and grammar. 
  • Assists in review and publication of both hard copy and automated/web content.
  • Ensure technical verbiage is easy to understand by the layperson.
  • Write clear and concise policies and procedures.
  • Submit copies to managers for feedback.
  • Adjust copy as necessary and proofread for grammar and spelling.
  • Release the document following final approval.

Required Skills

  • An Associate’s degree in English, Communications or related field
  • 3+ years of work experience related to creating or editing technical documents
  • Must demonstrate the ability to plan, prepare, edit and publish technical and management documents
  • Strong oral and written communication skills are required.
  • Strong customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent presentation & communication skills in both oral and written form
  • Genuine desire to learn is essential. 
  • Ability to acquire Public trust clearance

Desired Skills

  • 2 years of technical writing/editing experience within IT environment
  • Experience in interviewing stakeholders and working with internal teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of the project and the relevant documentation requirements
  • Strong proficiency in Visio, Word, Excel and PowerPoint is desirable
  • Proficiency in using online content management tools such as SharePoint, Collaborate is a plus

This position is located in the Washington DC metro region.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Work Environment: All employees are responsible for their own safety, as well as that of others in the workplace. To help us maintain a safe workplace, everyone must be safety-conscious at all times. This position is performed in a typical office environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

Disability Specifications: NetImpact Strategies will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

About Us

NetImpact Strategies Inc. is a SBA certified 8(a) and Economically Disadvantaged woman-owned, small business with deep expertise in the areas of Portfolio Management, Governance, Financial Management and Budgeting, Acquisition Support, Program and Project Management and Quality Management. 

We have been delivering positive impacts to our clients across the federal civilian and DoD sectors. Our solutions empower sound decision-making and management practices, to enable government agencies to serve effectively as good stewards of taxpayer dollars while meeting their mission.  At NetImpact Strategies, Inc. we are passionate about what we do and take pride in our work every step of the way. Commitment and accountability are at the core of our relationships.  We believe in doing the right thing because it is the right thing to do.

NetImpact Strategies, Inc. provides results oriented services.  Working collaboratively with our clients, we provide solutions that address the unique needs of each client.  The successful outcome of our efforts is measurable results.

NetImpact Strategies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Recruitment, training and development, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above listed items.

 

 

Posted By

Nazia Siddiqui

8607 Westwood Center Dr., Suite 310 Vienna, VA, 22182

Contact
Dice Id : 10414835
Position Id : 079558
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