Senior Technical Writer

Ft. Meade, Maryland
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Type: Direct-Hire

Category: Other

Job ID: 51648

Date Posted: 07/30/2020


TPGS is the Intelligence division within GAP Solutions. Together we have over 600 talented employees and support numerous federal, defense, and intelligence community customers to meet their mission objectives. Our core capabilities include Information Technology, Development and Engineering, Training, Security, Intelligence Analysis and general business support.

 

Senior Technical Writer

Active Top Secret / SCI Clearance with Full Scope Poly Required - No Sponsorship

 

Position Objective:

TPGS is seeking an experienced technical writer with a background in supporting the SDLC on classified missions in the IC community. They will be responsible for the preparation, review, revision, and maintenance of technical documents including software and systems engineering system operations, testing, and user documentation. Writes and edits technical documentation for all of the project’s hardware and software to include installation, configuration and ho-to-documentation. Creates code documentation for software; produces implantation guides and end-user guides for capabilities; provides field, data definition, and data flow documentation and formats technical publications from pamphlets, technical drawings, and consultation with technical personnel and other available resources.
 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI with Full Scope Poly is required.
  • Six (6) year’s experience as a TW in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required. Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
  • Four (4) years of additional TW experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.
  • Minimum of 4 years of technical writing experience implementing complex documentation practices within a software development environment
  • Experience writing artifacts for various types of documents and audiences
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrated experience using authoring tools such as MS Office, Visio, and Confluence

 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Familiar with the Atlassian Tool suite
  • Familiar with using Unix OS in order to provide related documentation
  • Experience with writing scripts using Bash
  • Experience working with software development teams working in an Agile environment

 

 

*This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required by this position.  

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

GAP Solutions/TPGS provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job us at recruiting@tpgsfed.com You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

 

GAP Solutions/TPGS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.


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