Apr 19, 2022

Technical Writer.1 WASHINGTON DC REMOTE

  • BTL Technologies, Inc.
  • Remote (Washington D.C., DC, USA)
Full-Time Defense Government Other Professional Services

Job Description

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Job Type Full-time Job Title Technical Writer.1 Job Description

OUR CUSTOMER:

The Administrative Office of the United States Courts (AOUSC), Department of Technology (DTS) Information Technology Security Office (ITSO) provides IT security support services to court units (courts) and National Program Offices (NPOs) within the Federal Judiciary (Judiciary) and manages the Judiciary Information Technology Security Program (Program) in collaboration with local court units and NPOs. Court units primarily consist of Federal Appellate Courts, District Courts, Bankruptcy Courts, Probation Offices, and Pretrial Services Offices located across the United States and the U.S. Territories

 

POSITION DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

 THIS POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON CONTRACT AWARD

 

The Technical Writer shall create and maintain documentation templates for all products; analyze and synthesize information from multiple sources, including diagrams, Internet research, technical information from existing documentation, as well as consultations with engineers and subject matter experts into technical documents.

  • Effectively describe technically complex material to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Develop articles, announcements, and other guidance/documentation that cover topics related to information security; select photographs, drawings, sketches, diagrams, and charts that can be used to effectively communicate concepts contained in work products
  • Review published materials and recommend revisions or changes in scope, format, content
  • Review, edit, maintain, finalize, and provide feedback on various types of IT security-related documents.
  • Review, edit, and standardize current documents prepared by other writers on security concepts and reporting.  Such documents shall include, but shall not be limited to:
  • Newsletters highlighting weekly vulnerability and patching activity.
  • “How-to” guides.
  • Best practices documents.
  • Resource packets.
  • PowerPoint presentations.
  • Awareness brochures.
  • Various Articles.
  • Meeting and briefing presentations.
  • Checklists.
  • Operating procedures and diagrams.

Job Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree in technology, English/Journalism, or relevant field
  • 10 years of experience as Technical Writer in IT Security field including effectively describing technically complex material to technical and non-technical audiences, both visually and with written word.
  • 5 years of experience using Microsoft Office products, Visio, and Adobe Acrobat.
  • 5 years of experience editing technical writing products
  • 2 years of experience using the relevant NIST Special Publications, including:
  • NIST SP 800-53A, Current Version, Guide for Assessing the Security Controls in Federal Information Systems
  • NIST SP 800-53, Current Version, Recommended Security Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
  • NIST SP 800-30, Guide for Conducting Risk Assessments
  • NIST SP 800-37, Current Version, Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems: A Security Lifecycle Approach

Location Adm Office US Courts - DC, DC 20544 US
Remote (Virtual) - US - US (Primary)
Category Professional Services

Occupations

Documentation-Technical Writing

States

AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY

Security Clearance

NO Security Clearance

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