Technical Writer at Jacobs

Expires in 14 days

Job Description - Technical Writer (ATE0001M3)
Job Description

Technical Writer-(ATE0001M3)

Description USSOCOM's mission is to “Provide fully capable Special Operations Forces (SOF) to defend the United States and its interests and synchronize planning for global operations against terrorist networks.” As a member of our team, you will partner with SOF military and civilian members to directly support this mission by providing world-class Information Technology services and support that connect over 60,000 users around the world.
Job Description
Technical Writers must possess the ability to communicate complex information clearly and concisely. They need excellent interpersonal skills in order to elicit detailed information from subject-matter experts (for example, applications developers), in addition to advanced writing and editing skills. Technical Writers also need to be adept in document creation using applications such as Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft PowerPoint.
Typical Duties
  • Documenting the specifications, design, features and operation of applications
  • Writing and editing user manuals, help systems and other technical documents
  • Designing and formatting documents using document-creation software
  • Interviewing developers and other technical resource personnel to ensure the accuracy of all information presented
  • Creating and using photographs, drawings, diagrams, animation and charts that increase understanding of subject matter
  • Standardizing content across platforms and media

Qualifications Required Education: A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in English, journalism or information sciences is required. Candidates may not substitute experience for education for this position.
Required Experience:
Years: 3
Description: Technical Writer on another contract of similar scope and size
Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location

:United States-Florida-Tampa

Job Posting

:Jan 11, 2019, 9:08:39 PM

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