Clearance Level: Clearable
Years of Experience: 8
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Required Technical Certifications: None Required
Travel Requirements: No Travel
The Senior Technical Writer will be responsible for writing and editing technical product documentation and related technical publications, primarily in an Agile-based development environment, to communicate clearly and effectively technical specifications and instructions to a wide range of audiences. The ideal candidate must have proven ability in translating complex data and programming methodology into easily understood text. This position will also assist in the improvement of tools and processes for the Technical Publications team utilizing CMMI methodology.
The successful candidate must be able to thrive in a fast paced, dynamic environment while responding efficiently to multiple program priorities and frequent changes in project scope and work assignments. Position demands a resourceful self-starter who has the ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with a minimum of technical supervision and/or supplemental engineering support.
- 8-10 years of technical writing experience inclusive of 2+ years writing developer/customer-facing documentation
- Experience shaping and adhering to quality standards and documentation guidelines (CMMI preferred)
- Extensive experience and understanding of technical principles, theories, and concepts
- Experience with Java and Java EE programming
- Experience working with databases
- Knowledge of SOA
- Able to articulate concepts and uses of Web services (WSDL, XML, SOAP, JSON, and/or REST)
- Excellent time management skills
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Degree in computer science/engineering, technical communications, or related field
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.
Technica Corporation - 5 months ago