HII - Mission Driven Innovative Solutions Inc. Technical Writer - 18064 in Merrifield, Virginia

Technical Writer - 18064

Position Location Merrifield, VA

Requisition # 18064

# of Openings 1

HII – Mission Driven Innovative Solutions Inc. (HII-MDIS) provides mission-critical engineering and technical service to Information Technology, Federal Civilian, and National Security, Aerospace & Defense and International government and commercial customers at over 100 locations worldwide.

HII - MDIS is currently seeking a Technical Writer to work out of their client's Merrifield, VA office.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for detailed system documentation, updating of help systems, and creation of Job Aids

  • Writing, proofreading, and editing technical documentation, such as project life-cycle documentation, user manuals, test cases and test plans

  • Analyzing user requirements and problems

Qualifications and Experience :

Required –

  • Bachelor’s degree plus at least four (4) years of professional experience

  • Ability to work on entire documentation life cycle, including information gathering, producing document text, and creating illustrations

  • A working knowledge of the SDLC and associated methodologies and standards.

  • Some experience and familiarity with software testing would be helpful

  • RoboHelp experience and/or knowledge is a plus

  • Knowledge of Agile-Scrum and Waterfall development methodologies is a plus


  • Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

  • Must be able to obtain and keep a USPS Sensitive Clearance

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Green Card holder and have been living in the U.S. for at least the last five years

  • Must not have traveled outside of the United States for more than 180 days in the last five years

  • All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.