Do you want to
grow your career and be part of a team solving critical challenges that
affect the world?
is leading the way in solving internationally pressing issues, including:
Guiding the world's air traffic, managing
43,000+ flights for 2.5 million passengers per day Logistics & infrastructure support
Operating infrastructure for
large-scale nuclear cleanup efforts Cybersecurity
security services and utility command and control centers
management & operations
Operating the world's longest supply chain to Antarctica Energy engineering
Restoring power during hurricane
efforts; helping communities achieve significant energy savings Environmental management
solutions and wildlife conservation plansIT infrastructure modernization
from identity theft; maintaining global biometrics systems
Transportation security solutions
radiation and explosive monitors; designing vehicle solutions that save lives,
reduce congestion, and boost fuel efficiency
you desire to be an integral part of a dynamic team of science and technology
leaders, then Leidos Civil is the place for you!
Protect yourself and your family, with the benefits of working for a world-class employer.
you join Leidos, you join a Fortune 500 company and one of
Ethisphere Institute's "World's Most Ethical Companies"
Answers for a Complicated WorldLeidos DSI has an open position
for a Technical Documentation Specialist to support our software development, quality assurance
and training functions within the program.
The Technical Documentation Specialist will be
responsible for planning, developing, organizing, writing and editing a variety
of technical documents in support of software configuration management, quality
assurance, training and customer support within the DSI program. He or she will be responsible for working
with subject matter experts to produce technical documentation to ensure
compliance with meeting applicable security standards. Documentation tasks also include producing
help files, software release notes, quick-reference guides and occasionally,
The Technical Documentation Specialist will manage
and maintain a comprehensive library of technical knowledge articles to ensure relevance
and accuracy for our support teams. On
an ongoing basis documents will be analyzed to maintain continuity of style and
appropriate proprietary markings. Assignments
may be complex in nature requiring analysis of software code changes, IT environments
and support processes. This may include documenting
technical design specifications and test scripts. In-depth understanding of various concepts
will be needed and including Fed Ramp requirements, customer-specific processes
in software functionality, and support requirements. The candidate will work closely in
consultation with technical staff and other stakeholders and must be able to
handle multiple assignments simultaneously.
Typically requires a BA degree and 4 - 8
years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior
Strong oral and written communications skills with ability to
translate technical concepts into plain language for both end user and technical
Strong command of the English language is essential.
Ability to exercise judgement in determining sensitive or
proprietary data for our program and to be consistent in proper markings and
Advanced skills using MS Office Suite
and Adobe Acrobat.
Ability to graphically illustrate concepts like data flow, network
configuration, support processes, etc. using MS Visio or similar software.
Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Windows Servers and data
and across networks in enterprise environments.
Knowledge of Active Directory authentication, including
permissions, policies and configuration.
General knowledge of IT Security principles with attention to
detail in identifying areas of risk.
Understanding of web-based database software applications.
Experience with Configuration Management documentation
Experience in working with software help files preferred.
Sequel Developer experience preferred.
Leidos is a Fortune 500 information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.