Tech Writer in Rockville, MD at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 12/4/2019

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Job #:  1029639
Apex Systems is seeking a Technical Writer to join a team with one of our federal clients! If you are interested in the position below, please send your most updated resume along with a good contact time to
Technical Writer for Standard Operating Procedures
Location: Rockville, MD
Candidates must be US citizens and able to obtain and/or maintain a Secret security clearance as a condition of employment
Analyst with excellent writing skills required to assist with audit readiness for DoD entity. Candidate will be primarily assigned to writing system based SOPs. Client uses multiple DoD computer based systems and has related manual processes/procedures. Position will entail (1) interviewing process owners, and documentation and then documenting process/procedures including steps to be taken to perform the process/procedure, applicable references, and internal controls relevant to the process/procedure. Since this position is part of a 12 person audit team with rapidly shifting priorities candidate may be shifted to duties including (1) analyst, (2) finding audit sample documentation packaging, (3) drafting audit responses, (4) reconciliations, (5) other. Candidate must be flexible and have an interest in working in and improving the public sector.
Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Works on problems of simple to moderate complexity where analysis of situation or data requires an evaluation of various factors.
  • Exercises some independent judgment within defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
  • Work is accomplished with moderate direction.
  • Exerts modest latitude in determining objectives of assignments. May determine methods and procedures on new assignments.    

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree plus 2 years’ experience with technical writing.
  • Strong analytical and verbal communication
  • Knowledge of some government computer systems
  • Strong verbal communication to engage with client regarding manual and automated processes and procedures.
  • Excellent written communication. 
  • Ability to communicate effectively,
  • Adaptability to quickly change direction on day to day task
  • Excel ablility

 Preferred Qualifications:
  • Recent active CAC
  • Previous federal experience
  • Knowledge of DoD financial systems.

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