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Technical Writer

Toomey Technologies
Washington, DC
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Company Description

Founded in 2017 and headquartered in Manassas, Virginia, Toomey Technologies is a SBA certified HUBZone & Woman Owned Small Business that provides customer focused professional services and solutions. Our aim is to leverage our knowledge and skills to work with our clients, offering professional and impartial advice.

Job Description

Toomey Technologies is seeking talented and experienced Technical Writer.

The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Gather, analyze, and compose complex technical information
  • Conduct research and ensure the use of proper technical terminology
  • Translate technical information into clear, concise documents to be used by technical and non-technical personnel.
  • Organizes material and write descriptive copy according to established standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, and terminology.
  • Select photographs, drawings, sketches, diagrams, and charts to illustrate material.
  • Develop communications materials for publications, internet, strategic initiatives, user manuals, training materials, installation guides, white papers, reports, etc.
  • Develop, write, and edit functional descriptions, system specifications, special reports, or any other customer deliverables and documents.
  • Provide technical writing support and decipher directions provided on scripted storyboards, specifications, etc.
  • Review documents for technical accuracy in accordance with applicable regulations.
  • Support content creating and management on networks and web platforms (i.e. Social Media). 
Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in technical writing, communications, or a related field (i.e., technical writing/communications certifications are also acceptable)
  • 6 years of related experience in lieu of education    
  • 5+ years of experience in technical writing.
  • Must be a US citizen
  • Government contracting experience required
  • Must be able to obtain a Secret security clearance
  • Experience in capturing and drafting workflows  
  • Software skills including MS Excel and MS PowerPoint
  • Excellent oral, written, analytic, and organizational skills.
  • Detail orientated, and able to think and write in context with the target audience.
  • Self-motivated and effective in a fluid environment.


Additional Information

You can expect to hear back from us either way within 5 business days. Be sure to keep an eye on your spam or junk folders in case our emails end up in there! Please, no phone calls directly to our business, CEO, hiring managers, or recruiters. Due to the high volume of applicants, we typically receive for our career openings, we are not able to do phone interviews until later stages of the hiring process.

Hybrid remote schedule

Toomey Technologies is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. At Toomey we don't just accept differences — we support them, celebrate them, and as a company, we thrive on them. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  We actively look for and hire people who bring new perspectives and experiences to our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, disability, age, or veteran status. 

Toomey Technologies

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Washington, DC
USA

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Education

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