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Technical Writer

Washington, DC 20004
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Civilian, State and Local

Perspectas Civilian, State and Local segment partners with the U.S. Federal Civilian State and Local governments to provide infrastructure services, business solutions, and digital transformation services that help them achieve policy objectives and integrate citizen-centric services.

Responsibilities

Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. Were a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspecta's talented and robust workforce 14,000 strong stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together.

Perspecta has an immediate/upcoming need for a Technical Writer inWashington, DC.

Perspecta is currently conducting interviews to make contingent offers for an exciting potential new customer, the Department of Labor (DOL). Candidates with a current Public Trust clearance, and all other qualified personnel are encouraged to apply for immediate consideration. The customer states that employees working under this task order shall be United States Citizens or legal permanent residents (i.e.: "Green Card Holders").

Under general direction, formulates and defines systems scope and objectives using information technology and industry knowledge/requirements. Acts as a liaison between customer and technical solutions/support groups to identify and document business processes, systems, and product requirements. Researches, identifies and develops solutions to problems. Analyzes business and user needs, and documents customer specifications. Supports aspects of the business cycle including proposals, feasibility studies, and implementations. Considers the business implications of the application of technology to the current business environment. Participates as a member of an IT technical team. Performs basic analysis of functional or service requirements using fundamental understanding of Information Technology (IT) Business process or problems. Partners with members of a given team or other IT teams as appropriate.

Qualifications

Education and Experience Required:

Bachelor's Degree and 2 years experience or Associate's Degree and 4 years relevant experience or 6+ years minimum of relevant experience

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills. Strong initiative, problem solving, priority setting, and collaboration skills.

  • Skilled in wordsmithing/writing to develop, update and/or maintain product manuals, how-to guides, website help sections, technical white papers, process and procedure manuals, and other content that distills technical information with ease and clarity.

  • Experience providing quality of products that are delivered to meet or exceed established quality standards.

  • Able to understand and document "as-is environments" and keep documents up-to-date.

  • Assist team members with maintaining detailed and accurate network documentation including inventories, policies, procedures, configuration, network topology, etc.

  • Experience developing and maintaining documentation related to storage, network, messaging, monitoring, server, ITIL, etc.

  • Able to keep process and procedural documentation of all work activities up-to-date.

  • An Active Public Trust or the ability to obtain a clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with Governmental agencies a plus

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, English, Communications is a plus

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision
PAY TRANSPARENCY NONDISCRIMINATION PROVISION
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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Posted: 2019-10-19 Expires: 2019-11-19

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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