Senior Technical Writer in Raleigh, NC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/29/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Raleigh, NC
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Technical Writer with our industry-leading client in Raleigh.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident. We offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Senior Technical Writer:

  • Create Policy documents and network topology diagrams
  • Work with engineering teams to develop required tools ensuring alignment with enterprise standards 
  • Maintain proper documentation and communication plans 
  • Make Improvements from end user feedback 
  • Write task-based information for a technical audience
  • Use strategic thinking to work in a fast-paced team environment
  • Assist in information and data management

Requirements of the Senior Technical Writer:

  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Business or related disciplines or equivalent work experience
  • At least 5 years of experience in a technical writing field or technical engineering supporting role
  • Familiar with 508-compliance remediation
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Working knowledge of DITA/XML authoring tools, RoboHelp, MadCap Flare, FrameMaker and Adobe Acrobat Professional
  • Experience with information management/information architecture fundamentals
  • Experience in an agile environment
  • Experience as Communication Specialist or in a similar role
  • Strong organizational, client-facing, and teamwork skills
  • Familiar with risk management and quality assurance control
  • Excellent writing and editing skills, familiar with AP style and Chicago Manual of Style

Keywords: Senior Technical Writer, XML, DITA, Communication Specialist, 508-compliance, RoboHelp, MadCap Flare, FrameMaker, Adobe Acrobat Professional

Job ID: 331287

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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