NANA Regional Corporation Technical Writer in Newington, Virginia

Technical Writer

Description

TUVA provides turnkey solutions that offer better systems, tools, and methods to further your goals, reduce costs, and streamline operations. From requirements analysis, design, and implementation to operations and training TUVA’s personnel are well-versed in best practices across Enterprise IT, Mission Support Services, and Specialized Technologies.

TUVA, LLC is looking to hire a Technical Writer to join our team supporting one of our current government customers!

Responsibilities include:

Create and maintain the management policies and procedures. This may include but is not limited to:

- Researching, understanding, incorporating and complying with federal regulations and DOD and US Marine Corps policies, directives and regulations.

- Researching and understanding “sister service” policies, directives and regulations.

- Actively participating in the development of the policies and procedures as the research authority on mandated requirements and existing polies and procedures for similar offices.

- Regularly reviewing management requirements and operations to ensure policies and procedures remain relevant, effective and current and updating policies as required.

- Working with and soliciting feedback from DOD Contracting Officer Representatives (CORs) and contracting officers (KOs) and contractor project managers to ensure policies and procedures effectively lead to successful contract delivery.

- Identify and characterize issues for PMO leadership and track through to resolution.

- Serve as the Knowledge Management lead.

- Use metrics for project evaluation. This includes but is not limited to:

- Participating in determination of appropriate metrics to be used.

- Perform research on metrics as required.

- Developing and documenting techniques for measuring metrics.

- Developing and documenting reporting procedures and formats.

- Updating and refining the procedures and formats as needed.

- Supporting transition of metrics for projects moving from a deployment to operations and maintenance environment.

- Provide analysis and reporting on overall project value based on metrics gathered and reported.

- Explain scientific and technical ideas in simple language.

- Write technical direction on product announcements, marketing brochures, advertisements and marketing specifications.

- Meet with customer representatives, vendors, plant executives, or publishers to establish technical specifications.

- Study drawings, specifications, mockups and product samples.

- Create user documentation for a variety of material, including how-to guides and instruction manuals.

- Ensure technical verbiage is easy to understand by the layperson.

- Gather information on their subjects in libraries and on the web.

- Prepare charts, graphs, or forms to go along with rough drafts.

- Ensure fields flow in the correct sequence.

- Write articles and reports on current trends in fields such as science and engineering.

- Write clear and concise policies and procedures.

- Edit industrial publications.

- Create table of contents and site sources.

- Submit copies to managers for feedback.

- Adjust copy as necessary and proofread for grammar and spelling

- Follow a document life cycle development process.

- Release the document following final approval.

- Conduct online tutorials.

- Provide updates and different editions as necessary.

- Review manufacturers and trade catalogs.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have a minimum of five (5) years’ Technical Writing experience and demonstrable expertise in designing and developing documents using Microsoft Products to include: Office, Project and SharePoint.

  • Excellent writing, editing, drafting and journaling skills, to include the ability to design and create documents and artifacts from notional ideas.

  • Must have an Associate’s degree.

  • U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Arts degree in English or a related subject areaProspective 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.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 job-assist@akima.com 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.

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.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 job-assist@akima.com 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.Must have a minimum of five (5) years’ Technical Writing experience and demonstrable expertise in designing and developing documents using Microsoft Products to include: Office, Project and SharePoint.Excellent writing, editing, drafting and journaling skills, to include the ability to design and create documents and artifacts from notional ideas.Must have an Associate’s degree.U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust.Desired Qualifications:Bachelor of Arts degree in English or a related subject areaProspective 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.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 job-assist@akima.com 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.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

In order for our company to stay compliant with government regulations, please apply on line. Please DO NOT email resumes or call in lieu of applying online unless you have a physical and/or mental disability and need assistance with the online application.

Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: US-VA-Newington

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: TUV00878