Fuse Engineering

  • Technical Writer (X)

    Job Locations US-MD-Ft. Meade
    Job ID
    2018-1555
    Category
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    • Understand basic concepts (to include basic grammar concepts), responsible for writing technical copy for various types of documents
    • Assist in preparing and maintaining operations documentation, user guides, and manuals and technical publications
    • Gather technical information, prepares written text
    • May maintain a current internal documentation library
    • Use multiple word processing and presentation tools such as MS Word, PowerPoint, and Visio, etc.
    • Responsible for preparing reports, responses, and briefings targeted to a wide range of audiences
    • Works with developers to produce quality documentation and training materials
    • Coordinates layout and design of documents
    • Works on all phases of documentation
    • Under general direction, responsible for writing technical copy for various types of documents for a program/project of similar complexity
    • Applies concpts for technical writing based on engineering drawings, technical information from engineering documentation, consultations with engineers and subject matter experts, and other available sources
    • Produces defense acquisition documentation, user manuals, training manuals and other documentation utilized by the end-user community of DoD electronic equipment and systems
    • Interprets engineering and maintenance drawings, operation procedures and to understand and blend large quantities of computer related information
    • Researches highly technical subject matter, organizes information from multiple sources, and expresses technical information in written form that is comprehensible to a wide audience of readers
    • Produces technical documentation for Cryptologic programs or projects developing analytic trade-craft methodologies
    • Applies technical manual standard NSA DS-89 to work products
    • Works independently preparing and maintaining highly complex systems, programming and operations documentation, procedures and methods
    • Provides expert oversight of technical writing and editing to all phases of acquisition and technical documentation for th Program, Project, or Contract
    • May act as project leader for projects with complex or voluminous documentation and may provide or coordinate special documentation services as required
    • Reviews work products of others for compliance with technical manual NSA Data Standard 89

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    Qualifications

    Eight (8) years’ experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required. A Master’s degree may be substituted for two (2) years of experience, reducing the requirement to six (6) years of experience.  Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required.  Four (4) years of additional technical writing experience may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree. A TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph.

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