Sr Technical Writer

Clearance Level
None
Category
Technical Documentation
Location
Remote, Based in Maryland

REQ#: RQ136193

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Senior Documentation Specialist

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into an opportunity. And our work depends on a Senior Documentation Specialist joining our team to assist USPS Product Classification organization activities located in Washington, DC.

GDIT is looking for a Senior Documentation Specialist to perform the following roles and responsibilities that include but are not limited to:

Required Skills:

  • Update Domestic Mail Manual (DMM) and International Mail Manual (IMM) in accordance with standards and regulations
  • Review current source document for the Domestic Mail Manual (DMM) and International Mail Manual (IMM) remove all formatting, macros, tagging, and coding.
  • Compose, design and layout publications, particularly the DMM, IMM and Quick Service Guides (QSGs) using Adobe Framemaker and Adobe Illustrator. Apply new formatting, styles, and coding as specified by the Postal Service.
  • Produce monthly DMM, IMM and QSGs in PDF and HTML format to be posted on the Postal Explorer website. Output 508-compliant HTML files using WebWorks publisher.
  • Document SOP (including style guides) for producing the DMM, IMM and QSGs.
  • Support other initiatives as assigned.
  • Must have strong experience with FrameMaker and HTML to produce finished product in hardcopy and web formats
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; able to communicate effectively with all levels of management
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Strive to improve the quality of both output and process
  • Strong attention to detail

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or English is preferred -
  • Minimum of 10 years' work history with a minimum of 8 years of professional relevant editing experience
  • Must be able to obtain a Position of Public Trust Clearance – US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)
  • The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past 5 years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days.

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.

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