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Technical Writer

Kforce Technology • Annapolis, MD

Posted 1 month ago

Job Snapshot

Defense - Aerospace
Information Technology

Job Description


Kforce's Annapolis, Maryland (MD) aerospace and defense client is looking for a Technical Writer for a six-month contract-to-hire position. Local Candidates are preferred. Responsibilities:
  • The contract employee will provide support on the Metro-North Railroad (MNR) documentation effort, MBTA, NJT, and other Rail projects; An estimated 20% of the leased employee's time will be allotted to the creation of ALM training material
  • Candidate must be a power user of market software, and Microsoft office applications
  • Candidate must be a team player and be willing to take the initiative to jump into projects and be a contributor to the team
  • Develop a working knowledge of products and services in the Rail and Security markets
  • Develop, update, and review technical system documentation, for example end user manuals, system administration manuals, and software programmer reference manuals
  • Manage document storage and revision
  • Conduct system training at customer sites
  • Develop training syllabus and training materials; work with engineering staff to develop course content
  • Typical Travel is less than 20% (to customer sites for system application training)
Software applications:
  • Must include: Microsoft Office Suite, MadCap Flare, Microsoft SharePoint
  • Familiarity with Adobe FrameMaker, Adobe RoboHelp, IBM Rational DOORS, Virtual Machines, Linux Operating Systems

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor's degree in Communications, Information Technology, or other technical area
  • Five to ten (5-10) years of experience as a technical writer and trainer on large, complex, integrated systems
  • Five to ten (5-10) years of experience with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience developing software documentation manuals
  • Experience preparing training material, conducting courses and creating computer-based training
  • Familiarity with MadCap Flare and SharePoint
  • IBM Rational DOORS experience is highly desired
  • Experience with Jira, Confluence, Atlassian tool suite preferred
  • Familiarity with Camtasia and/or Adobe Captivate
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job ID: ITEQG1816840
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