Description Five Rivers Services is an IT service provider supporting federal and Department of Defense customers around the world with full-spectrum communications, IT, multimedia, security, and training capabilities. The Sr. Technical Writer gathers, analyzes, translates, and composes technical information into clear, readable documents to be used by technical and non-technical personnel. They will be responsible for composing technical documents including user's manuals, training materials, installation guides, and reports. They shall edit functional descriptions, system specifications, user's manuals, special reports, or any other customer deliverables and documents. The Technical Writer will conducts research and ensure the use of proper technical terminology. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for the preparation, review, revision, and maintenance of technical documents including software and systems engineering, system operations, testing, and user documentation. Writes and edits technical documentation for all of the project\u2019s hardware and software to include installation, configuration and how-to documentation. Creates code documentation for software; produces implementation guides and end-user guides for capabilities; provides field, data definition, and data flow documentation and formats technical publications from pamphlets, technical drawings, and consultations with technical personnel and other available resources. Provide expert oversight of technical writing and editing to all phases of acquisition and technical documentation for the Program, Project, or Contract. Work independently or lead teams preparing and maintaining highly complex systems, programming and operations documentation, procedures and methods. Act as project leader for projects with complex or voluminous documentation and may provide or coordinate special documentation services as required. Qualifications Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline with 6 years of related experience. Additional years of related technical experience may be substituted for the degree. Possess excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with management and staff at all levels Meets or exceeds DoD 8570\/8140 mandated certification for IAM Level I Currently possess an active TS\/SCI security clearance. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to clearly convey technical implementation measures and design strategies in compliance with regulation and policy. Experience planning and designing information architecture for documentation and can clearly articulate information design intent and strategy. Strong collaborator that naturally works with and balances requirements and feedback from multiple stakeholders and end users. Strong leadership abilities, works well independently in a fast-paced environment. \u00a0 Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. \u00a0 We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and\/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and\/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or 571-353-7053. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis. The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance to apply to an open position using our website. Please do not use the dedicated email or phone number above to inquire on the status of your job application.
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Akima, LLC is a holding company that supports a diverse portfolio of Federal and Commercial service providers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, our operating companies play leadership roles in information technology, data communications, systems engineering, software development, cyber security, space operations, aviation, construction, facility management, fabrication and logistics. Akima’s dedicated team of professionals assure each operating company receives robust recruiting, accurate billing, timely contracts and legal, human resource, and infrastructure support. And our fiscal strength and long term stability is ensured through the backing of NANA Development Corporation, our parent company Each of Akima’s 5,700+ employees has one overriding strategic goal: enabling superior outcomes at every critical point across our customers’ missions.