Technical Writer in Merrifield at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 9/23/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Requisition Number: 8144 

Required Travel: 11 - 25%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: USPS Sensitive 

Level of Experience: Mid 



Job Description

HII - Mission Technologies is currently seeking a Technical Writer to work out of their client's Merrifield, VA office in support of the USPS Engineering Systems Software Development Life Cycle Process Management Project.



Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Writes and/or edits technical documents, including business proposals, reports, manuals, briefings and presentations, guidelines, and other project deliverables.
  • Reviews and edits documents developed by others to ensure accuracy and quality of content, organization, language, format consistency, and conformance with established standards; works with technical staff to develop documentation requirements; develops outlines and drafts for review and approval by technical specialists and project management; and ensures that final documents meet applicable contract requirements and regulations.
  • Researches and gathers technical and background information for inclusion in project documentation and deliverables.
  • Consults relevant information sources, including library resources, technical documents, and project personnel to obtain background information, and verifies pertinent guidelines and regulations governing project deliverables.



Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in English or a related area.
  • Experience performing technical writing, research and editing functions on technical papers.
  • Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures of technical writing.

HII’s Mission Technologies division develops integrated solutions that enable today’s connected, all-domain force. Capabilities include C5ISR systems and operations; the application of AI and machine learning to battlefield decisions; defensive and offensive cyberspace strategies and EW; unmanned, autonomous systems; LVC solutions; platform modernization; and critical nuclear operations. Together, HII's domain expertise and advanced technologies support mission partners anywhere around the globe. For more information, visit

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong.

HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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