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Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018 3:58 AM

Technica Corporation is seeking a Technical Writer who will work with internal teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of the product and documentation requirements, producing high-quality documentation that meets applicable standards and is appropriate for the intended audience.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

* Translate complex concepts and solutions into multiple types of documents (requirements, diagrams, SOPs, etc.)

* Document core product specifications, standard operating procedures, use cases, requirements, and technical designs

* Create process flow, networking, and infrastructure diagrams

* Create tutorials to help end-users use a variety of applications; ability to determine the needs of end users of technical documentation

* Create and maintain the information architecture

* Study product samples and talk with product designers and developers and work with technical staff to make products easier to use (thus needing fewer instructions)

* Organize and write supporting documents for products using photographs, drawings, diagrams, animation, and charts that increase user


* Standardize content across platforms and media

* Gather usability feedback from customers, designers, and manufacturers

* Revise documents as new issues arise

* Responsible for producing, maintaining, enhancing, and updating technical and nontechnical software development program documentation

* Shall prepare and maintain the following documents, including, but is not limited to, the


* Gant charts

* System documentation

* Certification and Accreditation

* Operating instructions/processes and user guides

* Standard operating procedures

* Operation Level Agreements /Service Level Agreements (OLAs/SLAs)

* Service Catalog descriptions and appendices

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

* Active Top Secret Clearance with ability to obtain SCI

* Bachelor's degree in English, math, computer science, statistics, engineering or a related field of study

* 5+ years of experience in technical writing of software documentation

* Ability to deliver high quality documentation paying attention to detail

* Ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable in text and pictures

* Excellent written skills in English

* Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office

* Basic familiarity with the SDLC and software development

* Expert knowledge with word processing and Microsoft Office suite applications

* Ability to analyze system documentation and translate into technical documentation

About Technica:

At Technica Corporation, our goal is to provide exceptional professional services and innovative technology solutions that meet or exceed our customer's expectations. We specialize in a wide range of advanced information technology solutions from Systems Engineering to Information Assurance, and from Software Development to Product Solutions. From our locations across the DC Metro area, we provide technological subject matter expertise, program management and business process knowledge as a trusted advisor in support of our Department of Defense and other federal agency customers.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is Technica's policy to affirmatively support Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) for all qualified individuals without regard to color, gender, religion, creed, national origin, age, race, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. This policy covers all aspects of the employment relationship including recruiting, hiring, compensation, assignment, promotion, transfer, training, working conditions, employment longevity, retirement, employee benefits and termination.

Technica's EEO philosophy promotes equal employment opportunity throughout the organization. Any form of unlawful employee harassment based on the above mentioned characteristics is prohibited. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.

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