Job Title: Technical Writer
Location: Towson, MD
US Citizen or Green Card Holder
Researches, prepares and edits technical documents.
-Researches, prepares and edits complex technical documents for publication, including users manuals, training materials, installation guides, proposals, reports, standard operating procedures, and business/ functional/system requirements..
-Reviews, researches, and edits information for preparation of contract deliverables.
-Ensures documents meet editorial and customer specifications and adhere to standards for quality, graphics, format, and style.
-Interfaces with analysts, technical staff, program staff, and subject matter experts in coordinating/preparing the edited draft for publication.
-Participates in the creation of proposals and multi-media presentation materials as needed..
-Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technical documentation staff members.
-Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
-Participates in special projects as required.
-Responsible for recording detailed minutes, summarizing and delivery to customer within 48 hours of meetings
-Responsible for maintenance of status reports, dashboard statuses, and other deliverables to customer, including development of powerpoint presentations
-Updates to project ticketing system as needed.
-Recording / tracking of action items from internal meetings and external, customer meetings
Education/Equivalent Training Required: ‘
Bachelors Degree in English, Journalism or a related discipline.
5-8 years of related experience preparing and editing technical documentation, including MS Excel, MS Word, Adobe, MS Powerpoint, and MS Visio
CMS XLC experience preferred
CMMI experience a plus
Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V