Arrow Solutions Group is seeking a contract Technical Writer & NIST Documentation Specialist in Vancouver, Washington. This person will be responsible for formulating technical and business documentation that complies with NIST standards. The successful applicant will be an experienced Technical writer that is responsible for creating high-quality technical documentation, ability to explain complex information in a clear and concise manner, and ability to work with a team to ensure accuracy.  Candidates must possess superior written and oral communication skills.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Creating technical and business documentation that complies with NIST 800-171 standards
  • Understanding of Information Technology concepts, NIST and ISO guidelines
  • A certain degree of creativity and latitude is expected
  • Must perform technical writing based on required standards and guidelines
  • Must be able to multitask and handle several projects simultaneously with tight deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, attention to detail is critical
  • Will work with different teams to gather necessary content for documentation

Experience / Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, English, Technical Communications, Computer Science, or related field
  • 5+ years of experience writing or editing technical articles, specifications, reports, manuals and IT policies
  • Experience creating policy documents (experience with NIST standards is a bonus)
  • Excellent writing skills with a strong understanding of technical requirements and functional design
  • Experience/understanding of business process, operations and proven history of being an organized, self-starter that is adept at tracking issues and resolution
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Contract role, remote

All candidates must have legal authorization to permanently live and work in the United States.