Cryptologic/Cyber Certification Technical Writer

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Fort Meade, Maryland

REQ#: RQ91620

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

Develop products/documentation that incorporate content provided by subject matter experts and prepare documentation and communications related to certifications, including preparing for accreditation.

Build, maintain, and update the Cryptologic and Cybersecurity Certification Program information and ensure that it reflects mission, policy, doctrine, tactics, techniques, and procedural changes, as appropriate.

Keep documentation up-to-date as changes occur and to maintain accreditation. This may include developing, incorporating additions, deletions, or changes into the Cryptologic and Cybersecurity EBoW, EBoK, certification frameworks, blueprints, schema, procedures, candidate publications, and other documents as appropriate.

Prepare staffing packages and other documentation for Cryptologic and Cybersecurity Certification Program Governance Council and other councils, boards and for management approval.

Produce the Cryptologic and Cybersecurity Certification Program Design Documents (PDDs) that codify the Cryptologic and Cybersecurity certification programs’ policies, processes, and procedures and provide stakeholders visibility into the strategic, operational, and technical elements of a certification program according to the format agreed to and aligned with guidance.

QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience)

At least three (3) years demonstrated experience supporting credentialing best practices and applying them in development and maintenance of professional certification or certificate programs.

Demonstrated experience working with classification markings for the Intelligence Community.

Three (3) years demonstrated experience assembling technical and project information to include objectives, outcomes, and deliverables; writing, revising, and editing drafts including executive summaries, conclusions, and technical material.


At least three (3) years demonstrated experience preparing successful applications packages and maintaining accreditation for certification programs in accordance with the requirements of the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA).

Proven experience writing, interpreting, applying DoD/IC policy and guidance.

Strong data/information management skills.

Experience writing test questions for certification assessments.

Experience writing technical materials for the Cryptologic and Cybersecurity communities.

Experience working on certification programs and policy development.

Institute for Credentialing Excellence Certified Credentialing Specialist.

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