Senior Technical Writer

ManTech (


  Full Time   Employee   Contractor

United States

Become an integral part of a diverse team that leads the world in Mission, Cyber, and Intelligence Solutions. At ManTech International Corporation, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

As a Senior Technical Writer you will support a senior Government customer and will be responsible primarily for providing high level technical writing and editing support for a research and development office within the National Reconnaissance Office.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

•Gather information, prepare and draft briefings, technical point papers, and other technical documents; work with technical teams to obtain in-depth knowledge and understanding of the subject matter and the documentation requirements.

•Engage in technical meetings, obtain information from technical experts, and write high quality technically sound documents based on that information that meets applicable standards and is appropriate for the intended audience.

•Review technical content developed by engineers- evaluate and edit documents for completeness and accuracy and modify documents into simpler language that is easy for a non-technical reader to understand.

•Review and modify technical PowerPoint presentations.

•Update program content on a SharePoint site with a similar goal of improving ability of technical and non-technical viewers to read and understand the site content.

Position Requirements:

•Bachelor's degree in English, Technical Writing, Communications, Journalism or technical discipline (4 additional years of experience in lieu of degree)

•Seven or more years of experience writing and editing technical documents

•Ability to deliver high quality documentation paying attention to detail

•Ability to grasp highly complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable in text and pictures

•Excellent written skills in English

•Excellent verbal communication skills

•Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite including PowerPoint

•Proficient with SharePoint

Security Requirements: U.S. Citizenship and an active TS/SCI clearance based upon a SSBI completed within the last 5 years. Must be willing to submit to an initial and random polygraph.

Keywords: Technical Writer, NRO


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