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Description:Leidos has a career opening for a Technical Writer to join its Proposal Operations team in Reston, VA. JOB SUMMARY: This job of the Technical Writer is to all resources essential to the successful execution of the Leidos Capture Process (Win Plan) and compliant delivery of proposals, ECPs, ENs, etc. This candidate would join an internally-focused team that is focused on generating high-quality, winning proposal content. Some travel required. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: \u2022Successful candidates must possess the ability to write in clear and concise language that is compliant and responsive to RFP requirements. \u2022Technical Writing assignments may include marketing publications and proposal documentation. \u2022A successful candidate must possess the ability to work collaboratively with subject matter experts, and capture key concepts and ideas, maintain consistency in tone and voice, and use proper English, syntax and grammar. \u2022This individual will be responsible for supporting all resources essential to the successful execution of the Leidos Capture Process (Win Plan) and compliant delivery of proposals, ECPs, ENs, etc. Qualifications:BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: \u2022High School Diploma and 3 years of related experience. \u2022Strong Technical Writing and Editing Skills. \u2022Ability to communicate with positive impact and build effective relationships. \u2022Ability to work in a fast paced environment and adapt to schedule changes slips, project re-scopes, and customer directed changes to ensure compliant product delivery. \u2022Teamwork is an essential quality, as is the ability to work effectively while under tight deadlines. \u2022Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements. \u2022Candidate must have the ability to travel to support proposal efforts as needed. \u2022Ability to obtain and maintain an active Top Secret security clearance. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: \u2022Bachelor\u2019s degree from an accredited university with a major in English or Journalism. \u2022Proposal writing experience. \u2022Knowledge of Shipley Proposal Process \u2022Active security clearance is a plus. TA_4 Leidos Overview:Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world\u2019s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company\u2019s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin’s Information Systems Global Solutions business (ISGS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company\u2019s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.