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About the job Technical Writer, Remote

Technical Writer, Remote

Our client, based out of Elkridge, MD, is seeking a Technical Writer for a remote, contract to hire opportunity. 

Responsibilities

  • The technical writer creatively presents complex approaches in written form for the Federal Government and our client.
  • Writes a variety of technical articles, reports, brochures, and/or manuals for documentation for a wide range of uses.
  • Coordinates the display of graphics and the production of the document.
  • Ensures content is of high quality and conforms to standards.
  • Conducts research and gathering of technical information for use in written documents.
  • Applies interpersonal and interviewing skills to gather needed information from professionals and teammates/partners to support writing activities.
  • Writes clear, persuasive, and articulate documentation; translates technical and other ideas into easily understandable text; rewrites and reviews provided documentation for inclusion in deliverables to the customer.
  • Organize material and complete writing assignment according to set standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, and terminology.
  • Interviews program managers and other technical personnel to collect technical and methodology information and subsequently incorporate that information into writing technical and non-technical documents.
  • Maintain records and files of work and revisions.
  • Edit, standardize, or make changes to material prepared by other personnel or establishment personnel.
  • Establish the electronic file structure, archive, and back-up capability and procedures for all documentation and materials on the team’s server system.

Requirements

  • 4-year degree in a related field (e.g. English, Journalism, Business Writing, etc) or equivalent work experience in a Federal Government proposal environment.
  • Excellent English language, grammar, and spelling skills for writing, editing, and proofreading.
  • Ability to work independently or as a member of a team on various tasks.
  • Skilled at organizing and translating information into clear written documentation; articulating complex concepts and processes in writing.
  • Proven ability to effectively research subject matter.
  • Experience working in a collaborative environment; ability to work well under tight deadlines and effectively interact with a wide range of personnel.
  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal/written language communication skills.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft product suite, with excellent knowledge of Microsoft Word.
  • Strong knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle, Agile, mobile, and web development.
  • Must have lived in the United States at least 3 out of 5 years.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.).
    MS SharePoint.


COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: In order to comply with its obligations as a covered federal contractor and to protect the health and safety of its employees, our client requires all employees/contractors in the United States to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by their start date, except in circumstances where an employee is legally entitled to a religious or disability accommodation.

Please Note:

  • Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.
  • No calls, inquiries, or Third-Party Vendors please.
  • We are an equal opportunity employer (Unable to sponsor H1B Visas).
  • $1000 Referral Bonus - www.aci.com.

Since 1988, The ACI Group, a Baltimore-based IT staffing firm, has been committed to hiring the industry’s leading professionals, and presenting exciting career opportunities. We have access to varied types of contract, permanent and contract-to-perm positions and offer a choice of employment options including a full benefits package.