We have an opportunitie for a Technical Writer. In this role, you will create and maintain technical manuals and training materials for client’s customers on the operation and maintenance of clients’ hardware and software. These activities may include the development of multiple types of media.

Duties

This individual shall be able to write technical documentation and development plans and organize technical documentation development efforts. This position requires strong oral, written, and interpersonal skills, in order to maintain contact and work effectively with all levels of management, employees, and outside parties. This individual will work with clients partners, subcontractors, and customers.

The Technical Writer must work effectively in a team environment, interfacing with a group of technical writers to complete technical documentation development with minimal supervision. The individual shall have experience with developing documentation in MIL-STD format using XML.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a technical and/or Business Management discipline. Military (DoD) training and/or experience is a plus.

The candidate shall have a minimum of five years of technical writing experience, attention to detail, and familiarity with industry used/recognized publications and training standards. Experience with technical writing in XML and/or Arbortext is a plus.

Must be able to obtain a U.S. DoD Secret Clearance.

Computer Background:

  • Proficient with MS Office Products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint ) required.
  • Familiarity with graphics tools, computer-based technical manual authoring tools (i.e. Arbortext), and modeling tools such as Solid Works is a plus.
  • Ability to assimilate quickly, with new software.

To apply for this job email your details to simm@opalstaff.com