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Technical Writer

Technical Writer


Reference: RFQ USCA21Q0171 | Administrative Office of the US Courts Strategic Communications Services


Department of Justice

Period of Performance

1 Base Year + 4 Option Years + 6 months additional

(11/17/2021 – 05/16/2027)


Technical Writer/Editor

1920 hours

Anticipated Start Date


Place of Performance

Work performed on this task will be performed within the United States. The Task Lead and SharePoint Operations and Maintenance Specialist must perform work on this task from the Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building, One Columbus Circle, N.E., Washington, DC 20544

Security Requirement


Certification Requirement



The purpose of this requirement is to provide contract support to federally managed programs and provide strategic communications support services to ITSO and the judiciary. This work includes facilitating ITSO reporting; developing presentations, newsletter articles, and other publications on security-related topics; editing best practice and risk analysis documentation; responding to queries addressed to the ITSO mailbox from court units and national program offices; developing graphics for presentations, web deliverables, and other marketing content; developing and maintaining the ITSO SharePoint Online presence; and establishing and maintaining guidelines and templates for consistent and appropriate communication methods and deliverables. PWS tasks include:

  • 3.1 – Strategic Communications Support
  • o   Task 3.1.1 – IT Security Best Practice and Policy Support
  • o   Task 3.1.2 – Communications, Marketing, and Graphics Support
  • o   Task 3.1.3 – Technical Writing/Communications Support
  • 3.2 – SharePoint Operations and Maintenance (O&M)
  • o   Task 3.2.1-SharePoint Operational Capability and Maintenance
  • 3.3 – Program Management
  • o   Task 3.3.1 – Program Status Review
  • o   Task 3.3.2 – Quality Control Plan

Minimum Qualifications

  1. Bachelor’s degree in technology, English/Journalism, or relevant field
  2. 10 years of experience as Technical Writer in IT Security field including effectively describe technically complex material to technical and non-technical audiences, both visually and with written word.
  3. 5 years of experience using Microsoft Office products, Visio, and Adobe Acrobat.
  4. 5 years of experience editing technical writing products
  5. 2 years of experience using the relevant NIST Special Publications, including:
  6. NIST SP 800-53A, Current Version, Guide for Assessing the Security Controls in Federal Information Systems
  7. NIST SP 800-53, Current Version, Recommended Security Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations
  8. NIST SP 800-30, Guide for Conducting Risk Assessments
  9. NIST SP 800-37, Current Version, Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems: A Security Lifecycle Approach



Job Category: Editing/Writing IT Professional
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Washington DC

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