Technical Writer

Type of Job

Operational, Technical

Required Clearance Level

Top Secret/SCI + FSP

Location

Washington, D.C. Metro Area

We're looking for game changers. People who love what they do and who they do it for. Providing consulting services in operational support, intelligence collection, reporting, and data governance, R2C is a leader in delivering solutions for high priority national security concerns. Are you ready for a change?


R2C is seeking a Senior Technical Writer to support a client's technical requirements on a mission focused program within a challenging, dynamic setting located in the Washington Metropolitan Area.


We welcome the most challenging problems facing our national security and apply intellect, talent, and innovation to reach feasible and valuable solutions to each challenge. That means we expect our employees to bring their “A game,” and you have the right to expect the same from the company that employs you. We want to hear your ideas. We want to hear your concerns. We want to make sure you have what you need to do the best you can on the job and grow in your career with us over time. Almost all companies say they have a culture of inclusiveness and that they value employee input, but R2C puts that statement to work every day. It’s time for a change. Come and experience a company that actually cares.


Responsibilities

  • Develop daily and more in-depth technical publications that meet organizational standards

  • Maintain a deep understanding of products and services to translate complex product information into simple, polished, and engaging content

  • Plan, design, edit, and manage the contents of finished multimedia publications

  • Work collaboratively with developers, engineers, and managers to ensure accuracy of product descriptions

  • Explain complex technical information in a clear and concise manner

  • Manage updates and revisions to technical literature

Qualifications

  • Bachelors in English, writing marketing, communications, or journalism with 6 years related experience; or Masters with 4 years experience; or an Associates with 8 years experience

  • 3-5 years in marketing, publishing, communications, or related fields

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent proofreading skills

  • Ability to translate and communicate complex analysis using accurate, concise, and effective writing

  • Experience working with content management systems

  • Minimum 2 years experience using Desktop Publishing, basic graphics techniques, Adobe Acrobat and Photoshop, Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), Extensible Markup Knowledge (XML), and Microsoft Office Suite (Intermediate Word, Excel and PowerPoint)

  • Flexible, positive self-starter and team player with creative abilities and exceptionally organized and detail-oriented

  • Ability to work independently, meet deadlines, multi-task, and work under pressure

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Understanding of Section 508 accessibility requirements


Preferred Qualifications

  • ITIL Foundation Certification

  • DOD 8570 Certification

The Reports and Requirements Company, LLC (R2C) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Buchanan & Edwards, and provides consulting services in operational support, intelligence collection, reporting, and data governance. Located in Arlington, VA, R2C offers expertise on a variety of national security topics, with specific focus on operational support, technical operations, policies and management of large volumes of data, analysis of large amounts of data, & effective approaches to evaluating and sharing data, and innovative techniques for information collection. Our consultants develop and deliver training programs on subjects including cyber intelligence, data governance and information sharing protocols, intelligence collection, and reporting techniques. R2C has a mission first culture and boasts the benefits & perks of a small company with the resources, stability, and career mobility of a large corporation. R2C is dedicated to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. We are committed to crafting a workplace that endorses creativity and innovation, and promotes engagement through open communication, acceptance of new people and ideas, and a supportive team dynamic.

R2C is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities / Women / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.

1700 N Moore St. 

Suite 2110

Arlington, VA 22209

P: 703-535-5511 • F: 703-997-5515

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