• Technical Writer

    Job Locations US-VA-Tysons Corner
    Posted Date 2 months ago(6/18/2018 8:28 AM)
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  • Overview

    As a Technical Writer at MicroTech, you will have experience working in a highly dynamic and fast paced environment where federal proposals responses are developed to federal agency and/or state/commercial Requests For Proposals (RFP). The Technical Writer will maintain, prioritize and manage a deliverable schedule for proposal reviews and final submission. The Technical Writer is expected to work with team partners to complete writing materials and to participate in reviews of documents prior to proposal submittal.


    •  Development of proposal materials in support of  a single or multiple proposal efforts
    • Interacting with authors from partners and ensuring they are submitting peer reviewed documents in accordance with schedules 
    • The ability to adapt to changing document specifications and ability to manage a multi-author/multi-reviewer publication cooperatively. 
    • Technical editing



    Education and Experience Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, English, Marketing, or Communications with formal proposal development training preferred.

    • Minimum five years of experience in a federal government or commercial proposal environment, with responsibilities for writing, editing and preparing proposal or comparable federal/commercial programmatic experience.

    • Comprehensive knowledge of the federal/commercial contract bid process and requirements, and skills in analyzing RFP requirements

    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

    • Flexibility to quickly adapt when “pop up’ and other high priority needs cause priorities to change
    • Experience working under pressure with deadlines is critical 
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to understand and communicate technical concepts in a compelling persuasive manner
    • Excellent editorial and document formatting skills
    • Detail oriented
    • Capable of working under tight deadlines, with the flexibility to work on several projects concurrently
    • Excellent time and resource management skills
    • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office applications to produce reports, presentations, correspondence and a variety of other materials.

    The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required of personnel so classified.


    The successful candidate must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to juggle and prioritize multiple, competing tasks and demands and to seek supervisory assistance as appropriate.


    General Information

    MicroTech is an award-winning Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and experienced provider of information technology and communications. MicroTech offers a wide range of professional services focused on providing cutting-edge solutions with the customer at the forefront of every decision we make. Solving complex business challenges is our passion — we provide effective, practical solutions that can increase productivity, and decrease costs.

    MicroTech has developed a well-earned reputation for best-in-class services and solutions using a repeatedly proven ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System (QMS), ISO 20000 IT service management certification, and ITIL® management qualified business processes.

    We offer great pay, amazing benefits, and our company culture is strong. MicroTech is devoted to people development and providing high achievers opportunities to grow professionally. As an employee, you are surrounded by intelligent, driven colleagues and have the benefit of a culture that is focused on bringing out the best in everyone. Our benefits include:

    • Insurance (medical, dental vision)
    • Paid Leave (15 days per year for those with less than three years of service, 20 days off for those with more than three years of service)
    • 401k Plan with Employer Matching Contribution
    • 10 Company-Paid Holidays
    • Tuition Assistance
    • Voluntary Benefit Programs
    • Corporate Discounts

    MicroTech is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled are encouraged to apply.


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