Technical Writer - Active Top Secret required

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Business Continuity
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ71251

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

The Technical Writer position will be responsible for planning, developing, organizing, writing and editing technical literature related to emergency management and continuity of operations.

Responsibilities include:

  • Plan, develop, organize, write and edit concept and operational policy papers, guidance documents, procedures, brochures, manuals, training slides, and exercise documents;
  • Research, develop and document technical design specifications and test scripts. Adhere to client template requirements.
  • Produce electronic documentation in addition to hard copy manuals;
  • Maintain a comprehensive library of technical terminology and documentation;
  • Analyze documents to maintain continuity of style of content;
  • Manage updates and revisions to client literature;
  • Ensure Section 508 compliance.


  • Bachelor’s degree and three (3) years proven experience with technical writing for government clients;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Highly proficient in MS Office;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Able to write in explanatory and procedural styles for multiple audiences;
  • Experience in emergency management or continuity of operations preferred;
  • Skilled at prioritization and multi-tasking.
  • Possess or obtain a Top Secret/SCI security clearance.
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.