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Job #: R-00020359
Location: Fort Meade, MD
Category: Writing and Editing
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Description

Job Description:

Leidos Defense Group is seeking a Technical Writer to support our GSM-O Joint Regional Security Stack (JRSS) Task Order. JRSS is a suite of equipment that performs firewall functions, intrusion detection and prevention, enterprise management, virtual routing and forwarding, and network security capabilities. This position will report to the customer site in Fort Meade, MD and may allow for part time telecommute once you are acclimated. An active Secret clearance is required.

In this role, you will perform the following:

  • Work closely with key customers, project managers, project leads, and technical SMEs to identify documentation needed for projects
  • Develop documentation (SOPs, TTPs, etc.) per established templates and process
  • Describe complex and technical topics in a clear, concise, and accurately manner to facilitate repeatable processes
  • Lead peer reviews of documentation as required
  • Edit existing documentation as needed.

Basic Requirements:

  • Requires a BA or BS degree and 4+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2+ years of prior relevant experience, or equivalent work experience in lieu of degree.
  • Excellent written communication and grammatical skills
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment
  • Experience working directly with engineers and other technical SMEs
  • Ability to collaborate effectively across multiple teams and coordinate deadlines
  • U.S. citizenship with an active Secret clearance based on SSBI and ability to obtain Top Secret clearance.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience or familiarity with a Network Operations support environment

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Secret

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Writing and Editing

Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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Commitment to Diversity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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