M.C. Dean, Inc.

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M. C. Dean, Inc. TECHNICAL WRITER [FSP] - FT. MEADE, MD in Ft. Meade, Maryland


Location:Ft. Meade, MD

Req. Number:4057


M.C. Dean isBuilding Intelligence™in the form of cyber-physical solutions for the nation’s most recognizable mission-critical facilities, large-scale infrastructure, and global enterprises.

Our success relies on great people delivering innovative projects and solutions for Fortune 100 companies and the most recognized agencies in government, defense, and security.

Join our more than 3,000 employees worldwide who engineer and deploy automated, secure and resilient power and technology systems; and deliver the management platforms essential for long-term system sustainability. Together we are creating the integrated systems and technologies that shape the built and cyber-physical world.

We offer an excellent benefits package including:

  • A competitive salary

  • Medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance

  • Paid-time off

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • 401k Retirement Plan

  • Military Reserve pay offset

  • Paid maternity leave

Responsible for the preparation, review, revision, and maintenance of technical documents including software and systems engineering, system operations, testing, and user documentation. Writes and edits technical documentation for all of the project’s hardware and software to include installation, configuration and how-to documentation. Creates code documentation for software; produces implementation guides and end-user guides for capabilities; provides field, data definition, and data flow documentation and formats technical publications from pamphlets, technical drawings, and consultations with technical personnel and other available resources..

Gathers technical information, prepares written text

May maintain a current internal documentation library

Uses multiple word processing and presentation tools such as MS Word, PowerPoint, and Visio etc

Understands basic concepts, responsible for writing technical copy for various types of documents for a program/project of similar complexity

Responsible for preparing and maintaining operations documentation, user guides and manuals and technical publications

Responsible for preparing reports, responses, and briefings targeted to a wide range of audiences

Works with developers to produce quality documentation and training materials

Coordinates layout and design of documents

Works on all phases of documentation

Under general direction, responsible for writing technical copy for various types of documents for a program/project of similar complexity

Applies concepts for technical writing based on engineering drawings, technical information from engineering documentation, consultations with engineers and subject matter experts, and other available sources

Produces defense acquisition documentation, user manuals, training manuals, and other documentation utilized by the end-user community of DoD electronic equipment and systems

Interprets engineering and maintenance drawings, operational procedures and to understand and blend large quantities of computer related information

Researches highly technical subject matter, organizes information from multiples sources, and expresses technical information in written form that is comprehensible to a wide audience of readers

Produces technical documentation for Cryptologic programs or projects developing analytic tradecraft methodologies

Applies technical manual standard NSA DS-89 to work products


Six (6) years experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity within the Federal Government is required. Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional technical writing experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.

Three (3) years of demonstrated experience is required with enterprise scale information technology system documentation.

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