Latitude, Inc. Tech Writer in Columbia, Maryland
Growing Government Contractor looking to hire a Tech Writer to their team. The position prefers someone with a DOD clearance.
Collaborates with team members and co-workers to collect information to create reports, training materials, SOP?s, flow charts, technical drawings and documents in a fast paced, deadline driven environment.
Archives and maintains created documentation and supporting information.
Edits/standardizes materials prepared by other writers; incorporates design and layout techniques to enhance or illustrate material.
Gathers, reviews, and analyzes materials and provides revisions or changes in scope, format and content.
Produces binders, publications and other materials as required by project needs.
Experience preparing and editing technical documents, standard operating procedures (SOP?s), flow diagrams and technical drawings.
Experience adapting or ?translating? technical jargon into clear, accurate, user-friendly language.
Proficiency with word processing, desktop publishing, flow diagrams and technical drawing tools such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, Adobe Suite.
Ability to develop, write and edit material for reports, manuals, briefs, proposals, instruction books, catalogs, and related technical and administrative publications detailing work methods and procedures, as well as installation, operation, and maintenance of software applications.
Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently.
Proficiency with HTML and web development tools a plus.
Experience with RF Systems, SIGINT, EW or TSCM systems a plus.
5+ years experience in technical writing and producing technical documents, charts, and diagrams. Writing samples required if selected for interview.
Bachelor's degree is desired.