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Posted: Friday, February 9, 2018 12:02 AM

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Contract - Remote (on a part-time as-needed basis)

Logapps LLC is currently looking for a Technical Writer to produce high quality documentation and briefs that contributes to the overall success of our client deliverable(s). You will work closely and collaboratively with the project manager, SMEs, engineers, and analysts to compose technical information into a clear and readable document for the end user.

Ideal candidate should also be able to create a variety of technical documents including, briefs, case studies, white papers, user's manuals, installation guides, basis of estimate reports, etc. Candidate will write, edit, and format technical documents, conduct peer reviews, organize document repository, and assist authors with document review while ensuring documents adhere to program style guide and formatting standards.

Primary Responsibilities:

Under the general supervision of the Project Manager, the Technical Writer shall perform a variety of tasks such as:

- Create and manage the project deliverable calendar, table of contents, glossary, tables, charts, figures, and other technical writing deliverable(s).
- Gather technical information and coordinate submissions and collections of data.
- Advanced user of Microsoft Office programs, specifically MS Word and MS PowerPoint. MS Visio and Adobe graphic design tools are a plus.
- Ability to deliver high quality documentation and incorporate charts, tables, and graphs from multiple sources including sharpening images, design layouts, and other visual elements with a high attention to detail.
- Make recommendations to improve message for client presentations.

Success Factors:

- Maintain a high level of confidentiality
- Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills
- Excellent customer service
- Advanced in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint
- High degree of attention to detail
- Strong oral, written, and communication skills

Qualifications Required:

- A bachelor's degree in English or Communications combined with educational and/or work experience in Systems Engineering, Operations Research, Computer Science, Statistics, Finance, Economics, IT, or in a business-related field.
- A minimum experience of 3 years in technical writing for government funding opportunities.
- Ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable in text and pictures. (Sample work will be requested upon interview.)
- Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
- Must have a very strong/expert proficiency using MS Office products, primarily Word (creating table of contents, headers, and formatting), Excel and PowerPoint.
- Excellent written skills in English with an attention to detail.

Qualifications Preferred:

- Master's degree in English, Communication, or a business-related field
- Experience working with federal government in information technology
- Experience working in a consulting organization
- Knowledge of IT industry is a plus.
- Demonstrated aptitude and enthusiasm for learning

Job Type: Contract

Required education:

- Bachelor's

Required experience:

- of technical writing for government funding opportunities.: 3 years

Required language:

- English


info@logapps.com

• Location: Falls Church, Northern Virginia

• Post ID: 43772167 nova
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