Job summary:

Technical Writer

Washington, DC, United States

Length and terms:
Long term - w2 or c2c or 1099

Position created on 12/03/2021 05:58 pm

Job description:

**** W2 or 1099 or  c2c ***webcam interview *****Long term  project;  usually the project goes for multiple years with this customer. . *** Proof of vaccination required before starting the project***

  • Report to the Deputy Chief of Staff and lead the Central IT Contracts Management and Software Licensing Division.
  • Develop statement of work (SOW), statement of requirements (SOR), for multi-million dollar, multi-year complex Information Technology  procurements; Liaise with District Government Agency Chief Information Officers (CIO's) and IT leads to develop acquisition strategies, appropriate milestones for Citywide Enterprise License and Software Agreements.
  • Explores new and innovative contracting approaches to arrive at an equitable contract arrangement which supports OCTO and its stakeholder agencies.
  • Serve as the lead and coordinator is gathering cross agency requirements to develop acquisition strategy for hardware/software leasing contracting agreements.
  • Requires extensive knowledge of Federal and District Government acquisition laws and regulations; knowledge of Federal IT Contracting vehicles to assist  with determining advantageous IT contracts and negotiation authority, and preparing required justifications and Determination and Findings.
  • Responsible for reviewing and administering OCTO's IT  and Telecom Contracts,  purchase orders for completeness, accuracy, and compliance with District and agency policies and procedures.
  • Work with programs across the agency to research emerging technology vendors and evaluate their ability to provide quality materials, equipment, and services.
  • Responsible for editing functional descriptions, system specifications, user's manuals, special reports, or any other customer deliverables and documents or information security related documents.
  • Translate technical and/or complicated information into clear, concise documents appropriate for various target audiences.
  • Work with cross functional Business Analysts, Application Development, Quality Assurance, and Technical Support groups to produce a wide variety of technical publications such as instructional materials, technical manuals, online Help, and product documentation for use by both IT and business end users.
  • Participates in business requirements, functional design and testing work sessions.
  • Conducts research by interviewing subject matter experts, reviewing existing documentation and by gleaning information from the system or product being documented.
  • Develops an understanding of the requirements for the features being documented, including target audience.
  • Ensures all documentation is delivered according to specified guidelines. Proofreads documents for accuracy.
  • Works with technical resources to improve document quality and usability.
  • Maintains the internal documentation library, provide and/or coordinate special documentation services as required, and manage and coordinate special projects and/or vendors.

Required Skills:

  • 11-15 yrs. years in working with Business Analysts, Application Development, Quality Assurance and Technical Support groups.
  • 11-15 yrs. cost/price and market analysis techniques such as cost/price and market analysis techniques; cost estimating.
  • Bachelor's degree in IT . Master's Degree Preferred.
  • 8 Years experience in research, outlining, writing end-user documentation for Technical user manuals.
  • 8 years experience in participation in writing user's manuals, training materials, installation buies, proposals and other reports and deliverables.
  • 8 years experience evaluating prospective contractor's proposals for techcnical, telecom proposals.
  • 7 years experience in proofreading documents for accuracy.



Contact the recruiter working on this position:

The recruiter working on this position is Rajendra Reddy
His/her contact number is +(1) (202) 4706751
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