Job Type Full-time Job Title Technical Writer.1 Job Description
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
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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.
Best practices documents.
Meeting and briefing presentations.
Operating procedures and diagrams.
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
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