• Technical Writer/Training Developer

    Job Locations US-DC
    Posted Date 1 month ago(10/15/2018 5:08 PM)
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  • Overview

    AnaVation is currently seeking talented and motivated Technical Writer/Training Developer to support our mission critical customer in Washington, DC. Personnel will directly support the agency’s efforts to protect information, defend information systems and cyber networks, provide integrated situational awareness, transform and enable information assurance capabilities, and create an information assurance empowered workforce. Required skill sets and abilities include:

    • Performing analytical and critical thinking;
    • Applying extensive experience as a generalist or specialist;
    • Performing work without appreciable direction and/or oversight;
    • Ability to prioritize multiple projects simultaneously;
    • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills;
    • Solving complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity;
    • Comparing and contrasting information from different sources;
    • Preparing, producing, and disseminating both scheduled and unscheduled products, such as briefings, studies, estimates, and assessment memoranda;
    • Promoting and coordinating, where applicable, the sharing of information; and
    • Assisting with long-range planning in support of existing and projected organizational mission requirements.


    The Technical Writer shall assist in designing a full spectrum cybersecurity awareness strategy (all-employee engagement), assist in designing training materials, assist in arranging for guest speakers, assist in working with the training development team to update existing courses and create new courses, assist the government in monitoring customer and federal compliance requirements around this program, and analyze industry and government best practices. The Technical Writer shall support digital marketing promotion and communication efforts, conduct interviews with various technical staff to gather data for documentation, and attend documentation reviews and provide feedback on draft documents.



    • At least 7 years of experience in the information systems field.
    • At least 5 years of experience writing and editing policies, procedures, workflows, and manuals
    • Ability to interface with technical staff and end-users to understand functional requirements and develop processes and procedures
    • Ability to plan, write, and edit highly complex technical information technology related documents, including presentations, manuals, reports, and specifications for technical and nontechnical audiences
    • Ability to edit written products for style, clarity, consistency, and adherence to customer guidelines.
    • Ability to research, analyze, and summarize highly complex technical concepts.
    • Ability to create new complex technical documents.
    • Microsoft Office proficiency is mandatory.
    • Visio proficiency and advanced graphics skills are preferred.
    • A bachelor's degree in English, journalism, computer science, or related discipline is preferred.
    • Selected applicant will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

    EEO Statement

    AnaVation is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.


    If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at accommodations@anavationllc.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.


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