Cybersecurity Technical Writer

Clearance Level
Interim Secret
Rosslyn, Virginia

REQ#: RQ95505

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

JOB TITLE - Cybersecurity Technical Writer

We are GDIT. We support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. At GDIT, cyber security is not just a singular part of our mission—it connects every one of us because it’s embedded into every aspect of what we do.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Cybersecurity Technical Writer joining our team to support Department of State activities at Rosslyn, VA.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Cybersecurity Technical Writer supporting Department of State, you will be trusted to work on cyber innovative and future solutions. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Collaborating with Department of State to solve cybersecurity awareness through documentation.
  • Write technical materials, such as policies, whitepapers, daily information articles, or operating and maintenance instructions.
  • Advise and create layout work.
  • Possess and apply expertise on multiple complex work assignments.
  • Assignments may be broad in nature, requiring originality and innovation in determining how to accomplish tasks.


  • BS in journalism, English, business or communications and knowledge in a similar specialization
  • 2-3 years of experience in technical requirements writing in an IT infrastructure environment
  • Secret Clearance required (Interim Secret acceptable to start)
  • Strong planning and organizational skills
  • Ability to facilitate meetings with cross-functional stakeholders
  • Ability to manage, prioritize, and coordinate multiple tasks
  • Work experience in tech environments performing technical writing and editing functions
  • Expert-level experience in word processing, presentation and spreadsheet software, such as Microsoft Office, Excel and PowerPoint, etc.
  • Impeccable written English skills
  • Strong team player with outstanding communication, organization, and interpersonal skills
  • Strong customer advocate mentality
  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly
  • Exceptional communication skills with an emphasis on interpretation and documentation
  • Ability to write, document, and maintain Policies, Processes, and Procedures as related to account responsibilities

 ** TEMPORARY ** Temporary position currently funded through February 16th.


● 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

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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.