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Technical Writer III

Reston, VA 20190

Posted: 10/04/2018 Employment Type: Contract Category: Technical Writers Job Number: 78404

Our customer is currently seeking a technical writer on the CIO Services Customer and User Engagement Team to capture, write and edit standard operating procedures, processes, project documentation, intranet content, user guides, training materials, and other internal content. Candidate must be a collaborative team player who can evaluate, recommend, plan and execute technical content.  This position is in Reston, VA.

Education Requirements:
  • BA degree and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.

Required Skills:
  • Experience working in an IT organization and writing technical documentation for IT projects, systems, processes, and applications.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in MS Office.
  • Ability to explain complex information and provide procedures in clear and concise manner to users with all different levels of technical experience.
  • Skilled at prioritization and multi-tasking.
  • Quickly adapt to change and revise documents accordingly.
  • Working knowledge or experience with hardware and software implementations and upgrades or cybersecurity.

Desired Skills:
  • Experience with writing online content.
  • Business process analysis experience.
  • Proficiency in screen capture software and instructional video software.
  • Familiarity with organizational change management and project management principles, and content management systems a plus.

Must- Haves (Hard Skills):
  • Experience working in an IT organization and writing technical documentation for IT projects, systems, processes, and applications.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.

Must- Haves (Soft Skills):
  • Proficiency in MS Office.

Nice-To- Haves (Hard Skills):
  • Experience with writing online content.
  • Business process analysis experience.
  • Proficiency in screen capture software and instructional video software.
  • Familiarity with organizational change management and project management principles, and content management systems a plus.

Additional Information:
  • GLC Requirements:  Yes - Both Education and Employment Verification Required.
  • Standard work schedule.
  • OT: not expected.
  • This role will support:  SOX SOP documentation.
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