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Technical Writer

Technical Writer

Job ID 
2788
# Positions 
0
Location 
US-DC-Washington, DC
Experience (Years) 
1-3
Posted Date 
11/21/2017
Category 
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Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of demonstrated experience creating and maintaining technical documentation in a IT development/maintenance organization
  • Demonstrated expereince in working with network engineering and system administrator teams
  • Excellent communications skills and strong technical writing skills
  • Ability to quickly understand the existing  environment to successfully document and communicate the complex technical applications
  • Ability to work with the development and testing teams to ensure the maintenance activities are being accurately documented in the required technical documents
  • Experience with configuration management tools
  • Ability to work in a project-based, team environment
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Knowledge of version and revision control practices and procedures
  • Be self directed and able to conduct documentation editing and technical writing duties with little to no supervision
  • Supplemental Skills: • Experience with Microsoft Word at an expert level is highly recommended • Experience with Microsoft Visio at an intermediate level is highly recommended • Experience with the full MS Office suite of tools
  • Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in English with a concentration in Information Technology (preferred); or Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology
  • Preferred: Experience with iManage document management system

Responsibilities

  • Take complete ownership of the technical documentation for the project to ensure all customer documentation deliverable requirements are being met to the agreed upon IntelliDyne standards
  • Understand and comply with the DOJ SDLC methodology for the creation and maintenance of the required documentation to include (but not be limited to) the following application-specific documents – System Boundary Document;  Functional Requirements Document; System Design Document; System Test Plan; Test Analysis Report; Implementation Plan; Maintenance Manual; Operations Manual; and User Manual.
  • Establish and maintain the style guidelines and standards for all texts and illustrations within the DOJ required documentation
  • Research, write, edit and proofread all technical data changes required to the DOJ required documentation
  • Ensure that the technical documentation is accurate and complete, meets the editorial and government specifications, and adheres to the prescribed standards for graphics, formatting and style
  • Adhere to the IntelliDyne configuration management control policies throughout the creation, editing and submission of the draft and final submission of all DOJ required documentation 
  • Ensure technical documentation flows well, is easy to read, and has a high degree of accuracy
  • Act as liaison between the engineers, testers and client regarding the DOJ required technical documentation for the applications being maintained Supervisory Responsibility, if any

Overview

The position of Technical Writer is for an IT professional that has minimum of 3+ years experience in the creation and maintenance of technical documentation within an IT development/maintenance organization developing and deploying new hardware and end user services. The successful candidate will be responsible for the ownership of all client required engineering and program documentation and will work with the project management team to be the IntelliDyne point of contact for all client required SDLC documentation. Essential Functions/Percentage of Time Spent on Each: Conduct technical document research (interviews with team members and customers) and editing- 40%; Conduct technical document creation/maintenance for all required documents (identified below)- 50%; Serve as back-up to the training team as needed-10%

 

 

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IntelliDyne is a consulting firm that enables better business performance through innovative technology solutions. We manage public sector programs that deliver higher operational efficiency and measurable value to clients. We advise, develop, and execute effective solutions in Cyber Security, Cloud Computing, Application Development, Analytics, Mobile Computing, Business Process Management, Data Center Consolidation, Enterprise Collaboration and Enterprise Infrastructure Management.

 

IntelliDyne is an Equal Opportunity Employer.