Technical Writer/Documentation Specialist, with Polygraph

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Business Process Analysis
McLean, Virginia

REQ#: RQ72340

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Technical Writer/Documentation Specialist
We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.
We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge that we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Technical Writer/Documentation Specialist joining our team to support Government activities at Tysons.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Technical Writer supporting the customer, you will be trusted to work XXX. A day will include:

  • Work in a team environment with Engineers and users
  • Prepare and maintain technical documents, including software and systems engineering, system operations, testing, and user documentation
  • Gather and analyze technical and product information from various sources to document new or changing functionality


  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, Technical Writing or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  • Minimum of 10 years related experience.
  • Technical Skills: Technical Writer, Microsoft Office
  • Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
  • Preferred Qualifications: Technical Writer responsible for creating technical documents and manuals for a brand new system, explain complex information in a clear and concise manner and working with Engineering and users to ensure accuracy of product and system descriptions. Write processes and procedures. Excellent written skills in English. Critical thinker and problem solving skills. Great interpersonal and communication skills to work with team to capture knowledge; very fluid and proactive.


  • Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer’s ability to effectively execute its mission.
  • Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
  • Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.


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.