Technical Writer

Remote (Any State), VA, United States of America
Nov 23, 2022
Dec 23, 2022
Full Time
Technical Writer

Job Category: Engineering and Technical Support

Time Type: Full time

Minimum Clearance Required to Start: Secret

Employee Type: Regular

Percentage of Travel Required: None

Type of Travel: None

What You'll Get to Do

CACI is looking for a talented and motivated Technical Writer to join our DHS Continuous Diagnostics & Mitigation (CDM) team in support of the United States Coast Guard (USCG). The Technical Writer will be eager to learn about the CDM program, to build relationships with USCG stakeholders, SMEs and content providers for reporting, and to use his or her aptitude for critical analysis of technical content.

More About the Role
  • Gathers information, interviews subject matter experts, and conducts other research in order to convey technical material in a concise and effective manner.
  • Manages assignments and works independently and actively with SMEs to produce artifacts within the established time frames and in accordance with specified deadlines.
  • Develops content for technical publications and writes or edits hardcopy and online documents. Ensures content is readable, accurate, and compliant with stated requirements.
  • Develops reporting artifacts for executive and senior leaders of varying technical acumen and the USCG customer. Provides appropriate context and scope depending on the audience.
  • Works directly in coordination with staff in the Engineering, Service Delivery, Operations, and Program Management departments to define and produce required documentation.
  • Interviews and builds relationships with technical SMEs and converts technical content to internal standards without changing the meaning.
  • Works closely with members of the technical writing team to ensure uniformity in workflow and writing style.
  • Plans, develops, organizes, writes, and edits operational procedures and manuals.
  • Creates and manages document and report schedules in alignment with project and deliverable deadlines.
  • Manages updates and revisions to reports, presentations, and technical documents.
  • Supports quality control activities required to ensure the accuracy and adequacy of each publication.
  • Ensures documentation complies with all applicable specifications, standards, and other project constraints.

You'll Bring These Qualifications
  • At least five (5) years working with highly technical documents.
  • Detail oriented, good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate with engineers.
  • Familiarity with DevOps, IT Operations, Engineering, Security, and Cloud concepts.
  • Have a favorable adjudicated Tier 1 background investigation, requiring completion of an SF-85 submitted to Deputy Commandant for Mission Support (DCMS) Security Center (SECCEN) through the COR.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent years of related experience
  • Proficiency with MS-Office Product Suite including PowerPoint, Word, Excel, and Visio
  • Critical thinking and research skills
  • Strong command of the English Language

These Qualifications Would Be Nice to Have
  • Cybersecurity and cloud (AWS/Azure) relevant experience
  • SharePoint experience
  • Adapts easily to a dynamic environment
  • Relevant USCG, DHS, DoD, or .Gov experience
  • Works well in team environment

What We Can Offer You:
  • We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.
  • For over 60 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Pay Range: The proposed salary range for this position is $53,500-$109,600. There are a host of factors that can influence final salary including, but not limited to, Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, relevant prior work experience, specific skills and competencies, geographic location, education, and certifications. Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives. We offer competitive compensation, benefits and learning and development opportunities. Our broad and competitive mix of benefits options is designed to support and protect employees and their families. Employment benefits include health and wellness programs, income protection, paid leave and retirement and savings.

As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.

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