Technical Writer - Active Secret or TS required

Clearance Level
Technical Documentation
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ89577

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Seeking an experienced Technical Writer/Policy Analyst to help propel our client centric services to a new pinnacle. 

We are looking for a candidate with proven experience in software development, or computer science. 

This candidate must be capable of evaluating and analyzing complex information and is passionate about helping people understand complex technical matters in simplistic ways.

Assist Project Task Lead in supporting and driving client strategy and execution through analysis, and design.

Support and assist in preforming analysis, evaluation, and validation of internal business processes, procedures and SOPs to find opportunities for improvement and streamlining. 

Assist in the development and drafting of manuals, system documentation, design specifications, content development, white papers, and project plans.  

Assist in developing and drafting technical subjects for technical and nontechnical audiences in a logical and clear manner, in a manner that allows for the purest level of comprehension.  

Provide support to change management. Assist with collecting information, analyzing data, and maintaining records to be used in strategic planning efforts. 

Capable of strategic/critical thinking, understand strategy development and planning, and decision making.

Assist with documenting, verifying, recording and gathering the business requirements. 

Working with client to develop and document requirements.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant technical field
  • 2-4 years’ industry experience as an effective technical writer
  • Proven ability to quickly learn and understand complex topics
  • Previous experience writing documentation and procedural materials for multiple audiences
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills, with an eye for detail
  • Experience working with IT environment to improve user experience: design, UI, and help refine content and create visuals and diagrams for technical system documentation, user manuals, and other content.
  • Skilled in Microsoft 365 Suite/Tools, (SharePoint, VISIO, Excel, Word, TEAMs, PowerPoint, and Access, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience using MS Project, and MS ACCESS
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, with an eye for prioritization
  • Knowledge and understanding of the systems development life cycle (SDLC) (Preferred/not required).
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.