Dod Secret Technical Writer

Location: Aurora, CO
Date Posted: 05-07-2018
Long term Contact
1099 or w-2
DOD Secret or Higher a MUST

Seeking Technical Editor/Writers to join our team. The Technical Editor/Writers perform a vital role in the success of our Platform Deployment Team in Aurora, CO. They work with the Platform Deployment team and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to capture and document the platform deployment process. The Technical Editor/Writers are primarily responsible for creating system-wide manuals that will be used for deploying future platform environments. The Technical Editor/Writers must be able to create clear and unambiguous procedures that can be used effectively to set up workstations, servers and networks; configure systems and software; and conduct other tasks required to deploy each environment. Previous experience writing software documentation and using Frame Maker is preferred but not mandatory. Overtime and weekend work may be required. Successful candidates should live in the Denver area and plan to work on site at the Aurora Campus. 

Required Skills: 
• Four years technical writing experience (technical documents/engineering procedures). 
• Candidates must have good verbal and writing skills. 
• Must possess excellent proof reading and grammatical skills. 
• Develop documents large documents while maintaining good attention to detail. 
• Ability to work independently and to deliver accurate documentation under deadline pressures. 
• Demonstrated ability to collaborate with other groups to collect and interpret their inputs. 
• Demonstrated experience distilling complex information into clear, concise text. 

Desired Skills: 
• Experience developing technical documents to Military Specifications. 
• Working knowledge of Frame Maker. 
• Current existing DOD Secret or higher security clearance is desired but not required 

Required Education (including Major): 
Requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and 4 years of related work experience or an additional 12 years of related work experience in lieu of a degree
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