The DHMSM program provides modernization of Electronic Health Record (EHR) capabilities for the Department of Defense. The Leidos Partnership for Defense Health (LPDH) is seeking Technical Writer candidates for the engineering team to support a number of tasks to define, implement, deploy and sustain new capabilities for the MHS GENESIS DoD EHR system.
- Provide technical writing, document preparation, editing, and communication support and coordination consistent with Leidos practices, for the development and production of engineering project deliverables, work products, and other documentation.
- Serve as an experienced team member, creating technical, functional and VIP deliverables, and program deployment artifacts.
- Ensure documents meet editorial and government specifications and adhere to standards for quality, graphics, coverage, format and style. Support standardization and adherence to project documentation templates and support the continuous improvement of documentation development and review processes throughout project execution.
- Use Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat Professional, Photoshop, Illustrator and Visio.
- Maintain management of in-process and completed deliverables in the approved SharePoint locations.
- As requested, collaborate with Project Managers, Interface and Enterprise Architects, Cyber Team, vendors, solution teams, and test engineers in the formulation, development, editing, and revision of project documentation and deliverables.
- Collaborate with content owners and subject matter experts, illustrators, and other key individuals in coordinating/preparing the edited drafts.
- Review rough drafts and makes suggestions; check drafts for format, clarity and overall cohesiveness.
- Be a good corporate ambassador when engaged with suppliers, vendors, subcontractors, other prime contractors, other company departments, and in community activities.
- Bachelor's degree and 8-12 years of prior relevant experience, or a Masters with 6-10 years of relevant experience.
- US Citizen with ability to obtain and maintain an ADP IT-II Public Trust Clearance based on the minimum of a Tier 3 investigation. Federal Government requirement.
- Experience in DoD healthcare systems.
- Demonstrated experience using MS Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint), SharePoint, MS Project, and Visio.
- Experience with document formatting, editing, structure and logic flow, as well as writing for non-technical audiences.
- Production and/or editing of implementation plans, process/methodology documents, monthly reports, technical user and administrator guides, training material, and other related documents.
- Ability to effectively communicate with team members at a variety of levels within the program.
- Experience with VA, DoD, or other Federal agencies.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:Yes, 100%
Clearance Level Required:Public Trust
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Writing and Editing
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 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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