As a Federal Documentation Quality Consultant you will conduct documentation reviews for overall quality and adherence to internal best practices and federal compliance standards, including Section 508, across elements such as organization, terminology, formatting and visuals. You will provide training, feedback and suggested revisions to authors responsible for creating federal documentation to improve documentation quality and compliance You will also author technical documentation for internal projects, such as user and training manuals. You will use your expertise to collaborate with leadership to develop and document standards, processes and tools for technical documentation that meet or exceed federal documentation compliance standards. You will educate and mentor stakeholders on standards, processes and tools for federal documentation and provide expertise to resolve documentation issues and questions.
Applicants for U.S.-based positions with Cerner must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Due to specific client contract requirements, this position requires that the successful candidate be a U.S. citizen. The client contract also requires receipt of the appropriate government security clearance card applicable for the position.
Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.
Bachelor's Degree in Instructional Design, Communications, English or related field, or equivalent, relevant work experience
At least 2 years of Technical documentation work experience
Receipt of the appropriate government security clearance card applicable for your position
Due to the client contract you will be assigned, this position requires you to be a U.S. citizen
At least 3 year of Technical documentation work experience using federal government standards and guidelines
Experience with Section 508 Compliance
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite
Federal experience preferred
Commonlook software experience a PLUS
Willing to travel up to 10%
Must reside in or willing to relocate to the Arlington, VA area
Technical writing experience