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Technical Writer Sr

Telos Corporation
19886 Ashburn Rd, Ashburn, VA 20147, USA

The most security-conscious organizations trust Telos Corporation to protect their vital IT assets. The reputation of our company rests on the quality of our solution and the integrity of our people. Explore what you can bring to our solutions in inf... Read More

The most security-conscious organizations trust Telos Corporation to protect their vital IT assets. The reputation of our company rests on the quality of our solution and the integrity of our people. Explore what you can bring to our solutions in information assurance, secure networks, secure enterprise messaging, and identity management. Be a part of the Telos culture and see what sets us apart! Telos offers an excellent compensation package with benefits that include generous paid time off, medical, dental, vision, tuition reimbursement, and 401k. Our employees enjoy more than just a great work environment! This position will be based in our HQ located in Ashburn, VA. Responsibilities: * Research, write, edit, and produce MIL-STD 38784 Technical Orders. * Research, write, edit and produce other contract CDRLs as required, including Test Plans, Test Procedures. * Research, write, edit and produce Telecommunications System Installation Plans (TSIPs). * Proofread/edit technical content produced by others including program managers, engineers, and proposal writers. * Produce illustrations using Microsoft Visio. * Other writing/proofreading/editing duties as assigned. * Travel to Boston, MA is required approx. two 1-2 week trips per year. * Directly support the Director of Documentation to produce quality deliverables, meeting all assigned deadlines. Job Requirements Qualifications: * Ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance. * Bachelor's Degree in English or a related writing-focused discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience (6 years). * 3+ years of experience writing detailed technical procedures, preferably MIL Spec Technical Manuals, Technical Orders, and Time Compliance Technical Orders. * Ability to translate engineer-speak into easily understood RGL 8 instructions. * Ability to write clearly and concisely in an active voice. * Ability to translate content guidelines into a comprehensive document outline. * Ability to follow strict composition guidelines established by our customer. * Ability to conduct oneself with diplomacy and tact in the presence of our customer. * Ability to receive instructions, identify any points requiring clarification, and execute the task with minimal supervision. * Expert level proficiency with MS Word. * A professional attitude regarding attention to detail and customer service and excellent organizational skills are required. * The successful candidate must meet eligibility requirements to access sensitive information, which requires US citizenship. Telos maintains a drug-free workplace and will conduct drug testing on all applicants who have accepted an offer of employment. Telos Corporation participates in the E-Verify program. Therefore, any employment with Telos will also be contingent upon confirmation from the Social Security Administration (\"SSA\") and/or the Department of Homeland Security (\"DHS\") of your authorization to work in the United States. Telos offers an excellent compensation packages including salary commensurate with experience and benefits to meet your needs for today and the future. Telos and its subsidiaries are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply. Job Type Full-Time Location Ashburn, VA 20147 US (Primary) Telos offers an excellent compensation packages including salary commensurate with experience and benefits to meet your needs for today and the future. Telos and its subsidiaries are 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.SDL2017 Associated topics: content, documentation, documentation specialist, excel, file, log, ms office, technical writer, technical writing, writer

Creative Services Writer/Producer (Ashburn)

Tribune Media - Broadcasting
Ashburn, VA 20147, USA

OverviewWTKR News 3 and WGNT CW 27 in Norfolk, VA have an immediate opening for a seasoned Promotion Producer.? This is a great opportunity for a promo pro who?s looking for an opportunity to collaborate and create with a fun and competitive marketin... Read More

OverviewWTKR News 3 and WGNT CW 27 in Norfolk, VA have an immediate opening for a seasoned Promotion Producer.? This is a great opportunity for a promo pro who?s looking for an opportunity to collaborate and create with a fun and competitive marketing group. Not to mention, Norfolk, Virginia is minutes from great beaches and only a few hours from the majestic Shenandoah Mountains.? Send us your reel and show us what you can bring to the mix.?Responsibilities Create, develop and produce on-air promotional spots. This includes producing and editing on-air image campaigns, end-panels, lower third graphics, VO Tags, station IDs, etc. Shoot/Write/Produce/Edit special event and contest promos, as well as organize, set-up and oversee special promotional events. Expert knowledge in Adobe Production Suite required (Premiere, After Effects, etc.). In the absence of the Creative Services Director, strategically place promotional announcements on daily log. In addition to working directly with all station departments, such as News, Traffic, Engineering and Sales, must have open working relationship and maintain contact with CBS and the CW network, as well as, Syndicated Distributors for changes, directives, specials, and in maintaining all necessary promotional elements. Create promotional material for the Sales Department.? Develop and coordinate viewer-related contests and drawings.? ??????????????? Work very close with the news department to determine promotional priorities and creative decisions of individual news programs and talent.Qualifications Minimum 2 years? experience required.? High school diploma also required, college degree in television production, communications, etc. preferred.??#TBMBCompany InfoTribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit Associated topics: adventure, film producer, movie, movie director, producer, science fiction, studio, tv, tv director, video producer

Sr. Technical Writer & Editor

Orbital ATK
Dulles, VA 20102, USA

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it?s a technologic... Read More

Job ID: ZAI20181###-####4 With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it?s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world?s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation?s largest manufacturer of ammunition. United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential. If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more. Education and Experience Work directly with Engineers, Technicians and QA to define and improve processes, procedures, and workflows. Interface and collaborate with cross-functional departments to fully understand products, procedures and processes as well as equipment/machinery to develop Work Instructions using MES software using excellent Manufacturing Practices. * Ensure accuracy by reviewing documents for completeness and proper authorization for approvals * Coordinate revisions, reviews and approvals * Interprets and enforces all documentation formatting, standards, policies, and operating procedure requirements * Analyze and evaluate data, extract pertinent information, prepare required documents * Ensures a controlled documentation system with record retention * Assures procedures are in place to quantify appropriate Work Instructions * Maintain extensive knowledge of product information and continuous contacts with team members * Will also call upon to perform other Manufacturing duties related to processes * Ensure technical documentation is accurate, complete, and release on time * Ensure that documents meet standards for quality, format and style * Assist in establishing style guidelines and standards for WI in MES * May assist in the training of staff * Perform data management and track documents * Perform related Manufacturing processes duties as assigned or required. Position requires a Bachelor's Degree and four years of related experience. Emphasis on working in a controlled industry is preferred. Ability to understand new processes/systems and put them into written format. Demonstrates analytical problem solving skills. Demonstrates ability to explain complex concepts with clarity and simplicity. Excellent interpersonal skills. Strong organizational skills Ability to work on several projects at the same time with changing priorities. Must be assertive and resourceful. Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products ? and your ideas ? into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you?ll be amazed at what you can do!We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability Job Type: Full Time Desired Travel: less than 25% Years of Experience: 3-5 Years Education: Bachelors Expertise: Operations Group: SpaceSDL2017 Associated topics: columnist, drama, editorial, freelance writer, media, news, on call, post, press, writer editor

Principal Technical Writer

ManTech International Corporation
Herndon, VA 20170, USA

Group: MCIS Clearance Level Needed: TS/SCI Shift: Day Category: Publications & Graphic Arts Become an integral part of a diverse team that leads the world in Mission, Cyber, and Intelligence Solutions. At ManTech International Corporation, you will h... Read More

Group: MCISClearance Level Needed: TS/SCIShift: DayCategory: Publications & Graphic ArtsBecome an integral part of a diverse team that leads the world in Mission, Cyber, and Intelligence Solutions. At ManTech International Corporation, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.Overview of ResponsibilitiesThe candidate will provide technical support to Optimize Analysis products tools which are optimized for end users under the Analytic Modernization (AMOD) initiative. Primary responsibilities will include:Responsibilities Include:o Developing technical documentation that is user friendly and considers human factors for:o System and dataflow documentationo Security and contingency procedureso System usage (user guides)o System cheat sheets (for: user, team member, field admin)o Component and product summaries and overviews Assist in preparing and maintaining operations documentation, user guides and manuals and technical publications Gather technical information, prepares written text, maintain a current internal documentation library Use multiple word processing and presentation tools such as MS Word, PowerPoint, and Visio etc. Understand basic concepts and write technical copy for various types of documents for a program/project of similar complexity Prepare and maintain operations documentation, user guides and manuals and technical publications Prepare reports, responses, and briefings targeted to a wide range of audiences Work with developers to produce quality documentation and training materials Coordinate layout and design of documentsWork on all phases of documentation Under general direction, write technical copy for various types of documents for a program/project of similar complexity Apply concepts for technical writing based on engineering drawings, technical information from engineering documentation, consultations with engineers and subject matter experts, and other available sources Produce defense acquisition documentation, user manuals, training manuals, and other documentation utilized by the end-user community of DoD electronic equipment and systems Interpret engineering and maintenance drawings, operational procedures to understand and blend large quantities of computer related information Research highly technical subject matter, organizes information from multiples sources, and express technical information in written form that is comprehensible to a wide audience of readers Produce technical documentation for Cryptologic programs or projects developing analytic tradecraft methodologiesRequired Experience: Shall have ten (10) years of technical writing experience preparing documents, reports, responses, and briefings targeted to a wide range of audiences including senior management. Shall have two (2) years' experience in effectively formatting/editing technical publications to include writing, editing and illustration. Expert in PowerPoint, MS Word, MS Project.Researches, organizes, writes, edits, and produces technical data for major publication projects. Organizes material and writes descriptive copy according to standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, and terminology. Ensures technical documentation is accurate, complete, meets editorial and government specifications and adheres to standards for quality, graphics, coverage, format, and style. May participate in the establishment of style guidelines and standards for texts and illustrations. May provide work Leadership for lower level employees.Requires Bachelor's degree or equivalent in related technical field and seven to nine years of related (technical writing/editing) experience. Associated topics: content, documentation, documentation specialist, excel, file, msword, ms office, technical writer, technical writing, writer

Federal Proposal Writer

CSRA
Chantilly, VA 20152, USA

CSRA is seeking an expert Federal Proposal Writer to support priority bids as a member of CSRA's proposal center. This position requires interface with all levels of CSRA employees and management. The position will be based in our Chantilly, VA facil... Read More

Primary Location Chantilly , VA United States Additional Location Falls Church, VA Job Requisition RQ17186 Category Communications & Creative Services Apply Overview CSRA is seeking an expert Federal Proposal Writer to support priority bids as a member of CSRA's proposal center. This position requires interface with all levels of CSRA employees and management. The position will be based in our Chantilly, VA facility (with flexibility to travel to our Arlington, VA and Falls Church, VA offices) to write technical, management, plans, past performance, or resume sections of large, complex proposals to Federal Government customers. This position develops the 'why us' message, outlines and organizes material, identifies and refines re-use material, interviews SMEs, writes various proposal sections, and incorporates key messages and themes. If you are looking for an opportunity to work in an energizing and rewarding environment and be an integral and valued member of a business development team, this is an opportune time to join CSRA. We are growing and employees have a great opportunity to expand their skills. Responsibilities * Works as a member of a proposal team to research, analyze, prepare, and submit proposals for Government projects * Reviews requests for proposals (RFPs) or requests for information (RFIs) requirements; develops response approach and ensures agreed upon elements are incorporated into a cohesive and persuasive format * Works in conjunction with capture or business development personnel in developing and generating strategies, themes and discriminators for responses; participates in proposal reviews; recommends changes if needed * Researches, interviews CSRA and teammate staff, and gathers technical or business information for use in proposal development activities while incorporating appropriate proposal concepts, practices/procedures, and appropriate writing methodologies * Applies iterative storyboarding techniques to develop proposal sections * Frequently serves as a section lead * Writes large, more complex sections, ensuring adherence to established template and/or standards * Ensures own and more junior writer's proposal submissions are compliant with applicable RFP or RFI instructions and that they comply with company proposal best practices * Provides leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel Qualifications * Bachelor's degree preferred....4 years additional experience in place of a Bachelor's Degree is accepted * Eight or more years of experience working with proposal development, preparation, writing, and analysis * Experience working with company products and services and delivery assurance and industry standards on deliverables * Experience working with office productivity software such as MS Office suite * Experience with SharePoint desired For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training, and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs, and provide mission support services worldwide. 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. Post date: March 6, 2018 Location - Thoroughfare (i.e. Street address): Chantilly , VA United States Location - Thoroughfare (i.e. Street address): Federal Proposal Writer CSRA March 6, 2018 Overview CSRA is seeking an expert Federal Proposal Writer to support priority bids as a member of CSRA's proposal center. This position requires interface with all levels of CSRA employees and management. The position will be based in our Chantilly, VA facility (with flexibility to travel to our Arlington, VA and Falls Church, VA offices) to write technical, management, plans, past performance, or resume sections of large, complex proposals to Federal Government customers. This position develops the 'why us' message, outlines and organizes material, identifies and refines re-use material, interviews SMEs, writes various proposal sections, and incorporates key messages and themes. If you are looking for an opportunity to work in an energizing and rewarding environment and be an integral and valued member of a business development team, this is an opportune time to join CSRA. We are growing and employees have a great opportunity to expand their skills. Responsibilities * Works as a member of a proposal team to research, analyze, prepare, and submit proposals for Government projects * Reviews requests for proposals (RFPs) or requests for information (RFIs) requirements; develops response approach and ensures agreed upon elements are incorporated into a cohesive and persuasive format * Works in conjunction with capture or business development personnel in developing and generating strategies, themes and discriminators for responses; participates in proposal reviews; recommends changes if needed * Researches, interviews CSRA and teammate staff, and gathers technical or business information for use in proposal development activities while incorporating appropriate proposal concepts, practices/procedures, and appropriate writing methodologies * Applies iterative storyboarding techniques to develop proposal sections * Frequently serves as a section lead * Writes large, more complex sections, ensuring adherence to established template and/or standards * Ensures own and more junior writer's proposal submissions are compliant with applicable RFP or RFI instructions and that they comply with company proposal best practices * Provides leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel Qualifications * Bachelor's degree preferred....4 years additional experience in place of a Bachelor's Degree is accepted * Eight or more years of experience working with proposal development, preparation, writing, and analysis * Experience working with company products and services and delivery assurance and industry standards on deliverables * Experience working with office productivity software such as MS Office suite * Experience with SharePoint desired Chantilly , VA United States *SDL2017

Proposal Writer

Aventurine Technologies
Chantilly, VA 20152, USA

Aventurine Technologis Inc. is seeking a Proposal Writer to join our team in Chantilly, VA. Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in English, Technical Writing, Journalism or equivalentMinimum of 3 years of experience in writing Federal proposals, mark... Read More

Aventurine Technologis Inc. is seeking a Proposal Writer to join our team in Chantilly, VA. Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in English, Technical Writing, Journalism or equivalentMinimum of 3 years of experience in writing Federal proposals, marketing materials, IT columns, or publicationsKnowledge of and/or experience in IT specifically IT security, software development processes, and IT operations is a plus.Excellent writing and communications skillsExperienced in MS Office Suite, Adobe & SharePointDemonstrated ability to work independently or with minimum oversightDemonstrated experience working in a team environmentDemonstrated experience in working in a fast-paced scheduleDemonstrated experience in taking guidance and directions from Senior Management staff - provided by Dice Bachelor's Degree in English Technical Writing Journalism or equivalent

Senior Technical Writer/Senior Information Developer

Appian
11955 Democracy Dr #1700, Reston, VA 20190, USA

As a Senior Information Developer at Appian, you'll work with an enthusiastic conglomerate of writers and product managers to further our documentation methodology, create and implement strategies to manage the customer experience, and directly contr... Read More

As a Senior Information Developer at Appian, you'll work with an enthusiastic conglomerate of writers and product managers to further our documentation methodology, create and implement strategies to manage the customer experience, and directly contribute exemplary content of your own. Now let's talk about you. You're a creative person who reveres the power of language and understands that how you say it is as important as what you're saying. While we can't definitively diagnose you with a passion for writing without tests, there are some telltale signs: * You've been accused of taking docs too seriously and wanting to do too much. * You engage in extracurricular writing activities like blogging or fiction writing. * You've debated the definition, context, and implications of a single word in excess of 10 minutes (on more than one occasion). * When asked who your favorite author or novel is, you annoy others by being unable to limit yourself to just one answer. * You have, or have had in the past, a word-of-the-day app or screensaver. If any of that sounds like you, please, apply today! Responsibilities: * Produce high-quality documentation that supports our users and our product strategy. * Ensure fulfillment of our content strategy through articulate reviews, examples, and guided revision. * Collaborate with product managers to determine the best strategy for documenting the evolving product landscape. * Consult on in-product wording and embedded documentation, as well as terminology surrounding new and existing features. * Look for opportunities to explore and experiment with novel documentation technologies and styles. * Ensure that our content meets high-quality standards, and is applies the appropriate style and tone. Required/Preferred Experience: * BA/BS and 5+ years of experience writing and delivering software documentation. * 2+ years of experience in a senior or lead role. * A technical background, or a strong knack for learning technical concepts and tools. * Exposure to an Agile software-development methodology. * Experience in an enterprise software product company (SaaS/PaaS products). * Experience with other digital content vehicles, such as video tutorials, webinars, etc. * Experience with version-control software (we use Git). #LI-AD1SDL2017 Associated topics: content, document, documentation, documentation specialist, excel, file, log, msword, ms office, writer

Proposal Writer

MetroStar Systems
1856 Old Reston Ave #100, Reston, VA 20190, USA

MetroStar Systems is looking for an energetic and detail-oriented Proposal Writer to write, coordinate, and produce high-quality winning proposals for Federal clients. The ideal candidate will shepherd the proposal process and work effectively with p... Read More

Proposal Writer MetroStar Systems is looking for an energetic and detail-oriented Proposal Writer to write, coordinate, and produce high-quality winning proposals for Federal clients. The ideal candidate will shepherd the proposal process and work effectively with proposal managers, capture managers, marketing, and subject matter experts. If you want to join a company that values open, passionate, and fearless minds and are open to commuting to Reston, we want you to work for MetroStar! You're a great fit if * You know what it takes to create winning proposals that are compliant and tell a compelling story * You are passionate about keeping proposal materials organized and compliant * You are a team player who works well with staff at all levels and with teaming partners * You are adept at organizing proposal team activities, such as data calls, and proposal production * You are skilled in analyzing RFP requirements, developing compliance matrices, and working with the proposal manager to devise formats and templates for proposal sections * You have experience developing and creating proposal text using input from a variety of authors, editing proposal sections, and proofreading * You are diligent in participating in color reviews and implementing changes according to the proposal manager's recovery plan * You enjoy desktop publishing and drafting process flowcharts and other graphics for proposals You'll love our proposal team if (This is the stuff you MUST have to be a fit) * You have exceptional organizational, interpersonal, communication, and time management skills * You are comfortable working under tight deadlines, and on multiple documents simultaneously * You have 3+ years of successful experience coordinating proposals for challenging federal RFPs, RFQs, and RFIs valued at $25M+ * You have experience writing technical approaches, past performance narratives, management approaches, resumes, and other proposal response artifacts * You are comfortable interviewing SMEs to gather information in sufficient detail to craft proposal content that is complete, compliant, and compelling * You have experience editing material prepared by other writers or technical personnel * You are skilled in desktop publishing to ensure all proposal styles, fonts, and graphics are compliant * You like to organize and maintain company approaches, past performance, resumes, and other related proposal artifacts in content libraries * You have significant experience proofreading material prepared by other writers or technical staff * You are an expert in using Microsoft Office Applications including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) Adobe, and you have significant experience using SharePoint * You are upbeat and positive, and you remain calm under pressure * You have a bachelor's degree in journalism, English, IT, or a related field. * You have flexibility to work long hours, nights, and weekends, if required. We'll REALLY love you if . (This is the bonus stuff that makes you stand out) * You have an active security clearance or you are able to obtain one. * You have experience with technical IT and digital support proposals, with emphasis on collaboration, infrastructure, cyber, web, mobile and analytics * You are familiar with pipeline software * You have taken professional proposal training, such as Shipley. What your day will look like: * You will work on a wide range of proposals, at the direction of the proposal manager * You'll will write and help coordinate the development of $25M+ proposalsSDL2017

Technical Editor/Writer

Engility Corporation
11440 Commerce Park Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA

TASC, an Engility Company, is looking for a Technical Editor/Writer in Reston, Virginia. If you are looking to start a career in editing and analysis, you may be interested in gaining exposure to a variety of intelligence products working on-site at ... Read More

TASC, an Engility Company, is looking for a Technical Editor/Writer in Reston, Virginia. If you are looking to start a career in editing and analysis, you may be interested in gaining exposure to a variety of intelligence products working on-site at a Government location. The Mission Integration Division is seeking a qualified candidate to assist in the creation, editing, and quality assurance of finished intelligence products. You will help format MSWord documents to create a consistent look and feel as described by customer standards. You will use your excellent knowledge of correct English language usage, spelling, and punctuation to edit and proofread high-end reports and analytic products. The job includes the selection, capture, editing, and insertion of images and audio/video into textual products. You will be responsible for editing and proofreading reports and analytic products as well as creating occasional Excel charts and PowerPoint slides and converting them into image files. In this position, you will be responsible for formatting documents created in a production system or in an OpenSource.gov dissemination platform to adhere to product standards and ensure consistency. Also, the position includes formatting products submitted by external providers and uploading them into the customer's web-based dissemination platform. The candidate will apply the appropriate metadata to products into sophisticated .pdf files. TS/SCI with Polygraph is mandatory.SDL2017 Associated topics: book, columnist, copywrite, copywriting, huffington, product description specialist, proofread, social media, writer, writer editor

Technical Writer

OpenEyes Technologies
Reston, VA 22096, USA

Responsibilities: 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 al... Read More

Responsibilities: 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 how-to documentation Creates code documentation for software; produces implementation guides and end-user guides for capabilities; provides field, data definition, and data flow documentation and formats technical publications from pamphlets, technical drawings, and consultations with technical personnel and other available resources Additional Requirement: In addition, develops, writes, and supports technical staff in the preparation of a wide variety of technical documentation, from requirements analysis, design, manuals, fielding documents, and network security documents. Understand basic concepts and write technical copy for various types of documents for a program/project of similar complexity. Prepare and maintain operations documentation, user guides and manuals and technical publications. Prepare reports, responses, and briefings targeted to a wide range of audiences. Work with developers to produce quality documentation and training materials. Coordinate layout and design of documents. Work on all phases of documentation. Assist in the preparation of documents and supports the development of contract deliverables and reports. Capable of managing several different tasks from several different requestors at one time. Associated topics: content, document, documentation, documentation specialist, excel, msword, ms office, technical writer, technical writing, writer

Proposal Writer (On Call)

Engility Corporation
Chantilly, VA 20152, USA

TASC, An Engility Company is seeking a Proposal Writer / Reviewer to assist us with writing an Intelligence Community proposal. * Serve as a proposal writer for the technical approach areas related to the sectors in which TASC, An Engility Company wo... Read More

TASC, An Engility Company is seeking a Proposal Writer / Reviewer to assist us with writing an Intelligence Community proposal. * Serve as a proposal writer for the technical approach areas related to the sectors in which TASC, An Engility Company works; * In collaboration with team's subject matter experts, support the development of the technical strategy at capture meetings; * Engage members of the capture team to become familiar with the subject matter; critically evaluate proposed solutions to identify weaknesses and suggest areas for improvement; * Participate in win strategy/theme development; * Work with subject matter experts to translate technical solutions into a clearly articulated, compelling, and compliant proposal document that is well written; * Develop proposal content that addresses the requirements outlined in the solicitation, scores well in terms of the evaluation criteria, and incorporates win themes developed by the proposal team; * Work with team on effective graphics for inclusion in the proposal; * Revise drafts in response to feedback and comments in collaboration with the proposal team.SDL2017

Resume Writer (Proposals)

Engility Corporation
Chantilly, VA 20152, USA

Overview: Engility is looking for a resume writer to join our proposal writing team. The successful candidate will play a vital role in developing compliant, compelling resumes for federal government proposals.... Read More

Overview: Engility is looking for a resume writer to join our proposal writing team. The successful candidate will play a vital role in developing compliant, compelling resumes for federal government proposals. Responsibilities: * Collaborates with Engility professionals to develop resumes that clearly articulate the bid personnel's experience relevant to requirements and evaluation criteria. * Applies interpersonal and interviewing skills to gather needed information from Engility professionals to support writing activities. * Identifies, resolves, and escalates (as needed) gaps and risks to proposal management. * Writes clear, persuasive, and concise resumes. * Supports development of past performance write-ups, as needed.SDL2017

Lead Medical Writer Principle Medical Writer Gaithersburg Md

Medimmune
Gaithersburg, MD 20878, USA

If you re inspired by the possibilities of science to change lives and you thrive when making brave decisions join us.MedImmune is the worldwide biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca. Here, you ll have the opportunity to make a differ... Read More

If you re inspired by the possibilities of science to change lives and you thrive when making brave decisions join us.MedImmune is the worldwide biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca. Here, you ll have the opportunity to make a difference in people s lives every day. As one of the world s premier biotechnology companies, our mission is centered on delivering life-changing products that advance world health, and help fight and cure disease. As a Lead Medical WriterPrinciple Medical Writer in Gaithersburg, MD you ll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients lives.We re constantly pushing the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines to patients, with a passion for discovery and a pipeline to show for it. We re pioneering innovative research and exploring novel pathways across key therapeutic areas including oncology, respiratory, inflammation and autoimmunity, cardiovascular and metabolic disease, and infection and vaccines. And we re industry-leading in immunology, protein engineering and translational science. We offer a unique and strong collaborative network as part of the AstraZeneca family, as together we explore synergies between small and large molecules.MedImmune has a dynamic environment that fosters collaboration and innovation. We attract top minds, and we nurture and build top talent.Main Duties and ResponsibilitiesAs the Lead Medical WriterPrinciple Medical Writer, you will be responsible for developing high-quality clinical regulatory and other supporting documents for pipeline andor marketed products, as well as developing high-quality clinical abstracts, posters, and manuscripts. Works under limited supervision (Lead MW) or independently (Principle MW) to manage and prioritize workload to ensure deliverables are completed per time and quality goals.As the Lead Medical Writer, you will write clinical regulatory and other supporting documentssubmissions for assigned studiesindications for one or more programsmolecules, and manages the overall development and approval process. Critically analyzes, synthesizes, and presents complex information from a broad range of scientific disciplines and therapeutic areas. Write clinical abstracts, posters, and manuscripts for assigned studies. Provide first-line review of documents from authors assigned to document deliverables for correctness, clarity, completeness, and compliance. Work with service providerscontractors as needed for delivery of assigned documents. Contribute to or assists in the preparation of document templates and procedures. Builds cross-functional capabilities by providing writing-related training as needed. Support continuous improvement within the MW group. Uses knowledge and experience to improve document quality and process efficiency.As the Principle Medical Writer, you will lead the writingediting and overall development and approval process for clinical regulatory and other supporting documentssubmissions for assigned programsmolecules. Critically analyzes, synthesizes, and presents complex information from a broad range of scientific disciplines and therapeutic areas. Write clinical abstracts, posters, and manuscripts for assigned studies. Provide critical review of documents from authors assigned to document deliverables for correctness, clarity, completeness, and compliance. Drives consistency across projectsprograms. Manage service providerscontractors as needed. Lead continuous improvement within the department and across the organization. Uses submissions-related expertise to improve document quality and process efficiency. Ensures adherence of documents to MW standards and processes. Builds cross-functional capabilities by providing writing-related training as needed. Mentor staff. Fosters high performance through motivation of individuals and teams.Essential RequirementsLead Medical Writer:6+ years experience in the medicalregulatorypublication writing field in the pharmaceuticalbiotech industry or CRO cludes proficiency at authoringediting CSRs, experience authoringediting multiple other types of clinical regulatory documents (eg, study level, program level, health authority responses), including authoring clinicalscientific abstracts, posters, and manuscripts, and knowledge of multiple therapeutic areas, disease areas, and technical disciplines.Ability to work collaboratively and coordinate the efforts of team members to resolve comments and complete deliverables.Ability to effectively communicate in oral presentations.Ability to identify problems and develop approaches to solving them.Manages ambiguity and works through conflict to create consensus.Principle Medical Writer:8+ years experience in the medicalregulatorypublication writing field in the pharmaceuticalbiotech industry or CRO cludes proficiency at authoringediting CSRs, experience authoringediting multiple other types of clinical regulatory documents (eg, study level, program level, health authority responses), including authoring clinicalscientific abstracts, posters, and manuscripts, and knowledge of multiple therapeutic areas, disease areas, and technical disciplines.Ability to work effectively and collaboratively to influence team strategy and solve complex problems.Demonstrates excellent communication skills.Encourages a team environment that reinforces open dialogue and diversity of thought and opinion.Deals effectively with ambiguity and works through conflict to create consensus.For both:Requires PhDPharmD in a scientific discipline or a Master s degree with relevant experience.Desirable RequirementsProficiency in the use of Microsoft Office applications and working in electronic document management systems. Extremely high attention to detail.Thorough knowledge of the drug development process with an understanding of the strategy for regulatory submissions. Knowledge and understanding of the principles of GXP, ICH, CTD and other global standards. Understanding of interdependencies among projects within and across programs. Background in biologics a plus.Next Steps Apply today!To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete the full application on our website at your earliest convenience it is the only way that our Recruiter and Hiring Manager can know that you feel well qualified for this opportunity. If you know someone who would be a great fit, please share this posting with them.AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law. AstraZeneca only employs individuals with the right to work in the countryies where the role is advertised.~bsp*LI-MEDI Associated topics: bilingual, care, general practice, hospitalist, nocturnist, physician md do, practitioner, primary, primary care, urgent care

Technical Writer

AbleVets
15049 Conference Center Dr #500, Chantilly, VA 20151, USA

OverviewAbleVets, LLC is a fast-growing Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) providing healthcare information technology services and resources to help the VA and DoD improve the lives of the people they serve. AbleVets has an oppor... Read More

OverviewAbleVets, LLC is a fast-growing Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) providing healthcare information technology services and resources to help the VA and DoD improve the lives of the people they serve. AbleVets has an opportunity for an experienced, motivated Technical Writer to support our customer.Essential Functions and Job ResponsibilitiesThe successful candidate's duties include collaborating with software developers, technical editing and writing; establishment of documentation guidelines, procedures, and templates; word processing, and coordinating final production of deliverables. Deliverables may include design documents, user manuals, operations guide, release notes, strategy and policy documents, standard operating procedures, and other contract deliverables, all of which must meet customer and software industry documentation standards and requirements. The ideal candidate will also adapt to different responsibilities, including but not limited to:* Establishing document repository organization within MS SharePoint, including access permissions, and uploading and organizing artifacts* Establishing organized mechanisms to properly track development or update of documentation, client reviews and formal submission* Participating in client meetings and identifying required potential changes to documentation* Providing clear, constructive, actionable recommendations to customers for all reviewed documents* Providing leadership to the technical writing team and facilitating client facing meetings to discuss progress against technical writing tasks and recommendations to improve organization and management of documentation* Reviewing, editing, and preparing client documents for publication and dissemination* Supporting the customer's participation in quarterly cybersecurity industry meetings and conferences, including creation of required speeches, presentations, abstracts, and other materialQualifications* Associate's Degree or 2-year technical degree required in computer science, electronics engineering, or other engineering or technical discipline; four (4) years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education* At least one (1) year of engineering documentation and/or technical writing experience* Experience creating software documentation and related project documentation* Experience developing and delivering end user training materials* Experience creating cyber security documentation and related project documentation* Strong proficiency with common office productivity software (e.g., MS Word, PowerPoint, etc.)* Knowledge of or experience with VA development processes, specifically VA PMAS/VIP* Experience must also include:* Working with a geographically distributed team* Excellent problem solving skills* Ability to obtain a Public Trust clearanceEEO StatementAbleVets LLC appreciates your interest in our company as a place of employment. We are proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class. AbleVets is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor. Associated topics: content, documentation, documentation specialist, excel, file, log, msword, technical writer, technical writing, writer

Proposal Writer

Academi
Reston, VA 20191, USA

Constellis was established in 2010 by a group of operators and investors who sought to combine best-in-class brands, assets and people within the complex risk management industry. Today, the leading provider of risk management and operational support... Read More

Constellis was established in 2010 by a group of operators and investors who sought to combine best-in-class brands, assets and people within the complex risk management industry. Today, the leading provider of risk management and operational support services worldwide, Constellis combines the legacy capabilities and experience of ACADEMI, Triple Canopy, Olive Group, Centerra, Edinburgh International, Strategic Social and all of their affiliates. From life support, procurement, operations and maintenance to high-threat protection, training, C4I systems integration and crisis response, Constellis helps its clients achieve and sustain success, no matter where they are in the world. Constellis operates in approximately 40 countries with regional offices in Africa, the Americas, Europe and the Middle East. Constellis is headquartered just outside of Washington, D.C. in Reston, VA. The Technical Writer is responsible for developing/coordinating proposal responses with the Proposal Development Team and reports directly to the Manager, Solution Architect. The Technical Writer supports the development and production of multiple, concurrent proposals from diverse business areas such as the Department of State, Department of Defense and other agencies of the Federal Government; as well as other internal projects. A variety of banking functions that are critical to the daily financial operations of the company. RESPONSIBILITIES: * Lead and write entire sections or volumes in relevant subject matter area(s) * Early engagement with Capture Managers during Pre-RFP stage to assist with solution development and other capture support activities, where applicable * Assist with CONOP development support * Ensure CONOP aligns with RFP requirements and continuity through technical sections. * Assist in capturing the required elements needed to develop technically compliant and persuasive responses to solicitations * Participate in proposal reviews * Conduct research or internal fact-finding to find requested material relevant to subject matter area * Attend proposal startup meetings and participating in problem solving discussions * Review proposal documentation (RFP, RFQ, etc.) to ensure compliance with proposal technical and management requirements * Manage and maintain corporate knowledge management resources to support proposal development efforts, including a repository of reusable content relevant to the subject matter area to include corporate project summaries and employee resumes/bios. * Edit documents, manipulating text, and proofreading final products, ensuring the quality, stylistic consistency, and contextual integrity of each document produced QUALIFICATIONS: * Bachelor's Degree * 3-5 years of experience in technical writing or proposal writing * Experience in technical writing and proposal development for CONUS and OCONUS Government, NGO, and private industry contracts * Proficient in the MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) * Experience in interpreting Request for Proposal (RFP) from various Government agencies. * Must possess excellent reading comprehension, writing, spelling, communication, and interpersonal skills. * Ability to work well under pressure and tight deadlines and work well with others to prompt questions and obtain required information. * Ability to research, absorb and capture varied information; multitask and balance competing deadlines. * Ability to multi-task and work effectively -- both independently and in teams -- in a fast-paced, deadline intensive environment. * Self-starter able to take initiative and handle accountability for getting results. * Flexible to changing schedules, working overtime, working on weekends, and possibly traveling for long and short term assignments. * Must have an ability to obtain a US SECRET level clearance. WHY CONSTELLIS? With operations across every major continent and an annual revenue of $1.5 billion dollars, Constellis provides a wide array of opportunities for individuals looking to build successful careers in a fast-paced, growing industry. Legal, moral and ethical business practices remain at the cornerstone of our culture and Constellis continues to be recognized for our emphasis on quality and compliance. This strong track-record of performance is supported by our deep relationships across key government agencies and blue chip commercial customers. With more than 17,000 personnel worldwide, the majority of whom are military or law enforcement veterans, we leverage our employees' ambition and passion for creating a safer world. Our extensive operational expertise is augmented by our intimate knowledge of economies, communities and cultures. As a result, we share a willingness to support complex operations in some of the world's most demanding places. BENEFITS: Constellis offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation, a flexible benefits package, work-life balance, and tailored career development programs that reflect its commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace. * Medical, Vision & Dental Insurance * Paid Time-Off Program & Company Paid Holidays * 401(k) Retirement Plan * Insurance: Basic Life & Supplemental Life * Health & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts * Short-Term & Long-Term Disability * Coverage Employee Assistance * Program Performance Reviews & Advancement Opportunities * Personal Development & Learning Opportunities * On-the-job Training, Skills Development & Certifications * Employee Referral Program * Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach WORKING CONDITIONS: Work is typically based in a busy office environment and subject to frequent interruptions. Business work hours are Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm, however, some extended or weekend hours may be required. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: May be required to lift and carry awkward items weighing up to 25 lbs. Requires intermittent standing, walking, sitting, squatting, stretching and bending throughout the workday. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/DisabledSDL2017