Tech Writer, Junior in Lexington Park, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/4/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0028008

Tech Writer, Junior

Key Role:

Plan and prepare the technical data for major publications projects. Analyze requirements, develop source material, consult engineering and technical staff, and work with editors and illustrators in preparing a draft. Obtain and interpret necessary data, drawings, and specifications through research and liaise with technical staff. Provide guidance and direction in the areas of quality, graphics, coverage, format, and style. Ensure adherence to specifications. Participate in the client review of technical documents.


Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

-Ability to work independently and in a team environment

-Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

-Ability to type a minimum of 40 wpm

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA degree in English, Journalism, or Communications or 3+ years of experience with technical writing in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree


Additional Qualifications:

-1-3 years of experience with editing, preparing, and producing technical manuals, specifications, military standards, and other technical reports and documentation preferred

-Possession of excellent consulting skills, including listening, data gathering, and analysis

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills


Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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