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Technical Writer

Herndon, VA

Position Description

Specific job responsibilities include the following:

  • Collect inputs from project technical team members and government stakeholders to prepare documentation in support of project lifecycle requirements, including functional requirements, technical design documents, user manuals, training materials, SOPs, etc.
  • Compiling or contributing to monthly progress reports, briefings, papers, meeting agendas and minutes
  • Supporting project manager and project administrator with maintaining project plans
  • Research, write, edit, and publish communications products such as printed material, web content, or presentation / briefing material
  • Communicate with project stakeholders
  • Support application users with understanding of application functionality
  • Support drafting user guides, reference material, training guides, and other policy related documents

Required Skills

  • At least 2 years of experience writing technical documentation for IT development projects.
  • Ability to translate technical details into easy-to-understand language
  • Good technical writing skills and ability to peer review written products and technical documents for grammar, content, and style of writing
  • Ability to translate technical details into easy-to-understand language
  • Able to independently initiate, execute, and report tasks as identified by the government
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and be ability to work in a team environment
  • Able to draft / edit project documentation deliverables, policies, and other technical documents
  • Experience with data gathering and analytical skills

Desirable Skills

  • Understanding of Microsoft SharePoint document management capabilities
  • Experience working on federal government IT projects
  • Active federal government public trust clearance

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Our Benefits

  • Major Medical, Dental, Vision (HMO or POS)
  • Short, Long-Term Disability Coverage
  • Life and AD&D Insurance​
  • 401(k) with Matching Contributions
  • Flex Spending Account
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Referral Bonuses
  • Optional Supplemental Life, AD&D
  • 10 Paid Holidays Per Year​
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Merit Bonuses​

What Makes us Procentrix

We operate on the principle of “mutual respect” and recognize that at the core of every successful company are people and when those people are challenged, encouraged and respected, they create the framework within which creativity and innovation thrives.

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Our employees are our most important asset. They develop our solutions, deliver our services, and are the face of our company.

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We encourage people to “think outside the box”. We listen to each other's ideas. Not all are pursued but none are ignored.

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We were founded on the promise of sound business ethics. We respect our customers, employees, and business partners and we lead by example.

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Our strong benefits package attracts and retains top quality, highly-motivated individuals who share our enthusiasm and drive.

Awards and Recognition

Our company culture and the innovative employees it has attracted is paying off! We have been honored to receive many prestigious awards and we cherish the many informal praises we receive from our customers.

Washington Post Best Places to work Virginia Best Places to work Inc. 5000