Senior Technical Writer

Clearance Level
Technical Documentation
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ121198

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

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 we can’t turn into an opportunity. And our work depends on a Technical Writer joining our team to support the United States Postal Service (USPS) activities located in Washington, DC. 

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • This position will be responsible for detailed system documentation, updating of help systems, and creation of Job Aids.
  • Write easy to understand technical specifications, reports and technical documentation in a clear and concise manner as needed.
  • Develop effective communication with technical as well as non-technical staff at all levels (from top management within the organization to the end user in the work environment)
  • Collect, organize, analyze and evaluate technical and non-technical information
  • Transfer technical information into powerful graphs, flowcharts and tables or spread sheets for presentation as needed


  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in editing technical documents
  • FrameMaker experience and/or knowledge
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently or under general direction
  • Strong understand basic concepts and write technical copy for various types of documents for a program/project of similar complexity
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and other tools/software


  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience)
  • 5+ years of experience


  • Full-flex work week 
  • 401K with company match 
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you 
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams 

Current USPS COVID policy may allow telecommuting. Once the USPS COVID policy is rescinded, personnel will be required to report to location on full time basis.

The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days.  We can only accept Green Card Holders or US Citizens for this program.  

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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.