Senior Tech Writer

Leidos

4.1

(20)

Alexandria, VA

Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.
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    Position summary

    and proof technical documents such as Strategy Documents, Technical Design Packages, Implementation Plans and other technical documentation.

    • Gather requirements from users/stakeholders and prepare user and program documentation.

    • Ensure that documents conform to program standards and Data Item Description (DID) requirements.

    • Primary responsibility for authorship and work in collaboration with other team members in document development.

    • Work closely with technical staff and will be responsible for managing multiple documentation assignments simultaneously.

    Basic Qualifications:

    • BS degree and 12+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10+ years of prior relevant experience.

    • Experience effectively drafting, formatting, and editing technical publications and proposals, including writing, editing, and illustrating using the MS Office Suite.

    • Experience working with review tools to sent to team for review and update per their comments.

    • Ability to multi-task and take notes during meetings.

    • Experience working with system engineers, software engineers, and program management to translate technical information into clear, concise documentation to include user manuals.

    • Must be able to plan and prioritize personal tasking and be able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.

    • Must be an independent thinker, capable of performing high quality work, both independently and with a team, in a fast-moving environment. Proven ability to work well within a team/collaborative environment.

    Clearance Required:

    • Must possess a minimum of a Secret clearance with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Recent experience on a system/software development program compiling, editing, and publishing CDRL documentation.

    • Sound understanding of DID formats.

    • Experience working in an Agile environment.

    • JIRA/Confluence experience for documentation.

    Original Posting Date:
    2024-05-01
    While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

    Pay Range:
    Pay Range $98,150.00 - $177,425.00

    The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

    Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.