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Technical Writer - Des Moines


Des MoinesIowa

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Andrew Behr

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JN -022019-13020

Job Description

AVID Technical Resources is partnering with our client to find a Technical Writer for a contract opportunity in Des Moines, IA. 
Our client is seeking a security focused Technical Writer to review and update security and privacy documentation prior to a year two assessment.
  • Reviewing and updating the System Security Plan, IRS Safeguard Security Report, Privacy Impact Assessment, and Information Security Risk Assessment
  • Adhering to documentation plans and schedules
  • Maintaining consistency in tone and style
  • Managing updates and revisions to existing documentation
  • Resolving reported documentation issues
  • Researching, collecting and filing artifacts for pending assessment in a document hub on SharePoint
Required Experience:
  • 3 years of experience working as a Technical Writer
  • Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office suite
  • Experience writing in explanatory and procedural styles for multiple audiences
  • Experience effectively communicating technical and nontechnical concepts to a variety of audiences
Desired Experience:
  • CMS MARS-E controls, security and privacy documentation
  • CMS ARS controls, security, and privacy documentation
  • IRS Publication 1075 controls, security, and privacy documentation
  • FedRAMP controls, security, and privacy documentation
  • Working knowledge HIPAA compliance

About AVID Technical Resources:
AVID (Applications, Voice, Internet, Data) Technical Resources is a contract and permanent IT recruiting company. Headquartered in Boston, AVID specializes in placing information technology professionals with either an Infrastructure Support or Applications Development background.
Since our inception in 2003, AVID has grown to be among the leading IT recruiting firms in the area. This explosive growth has led to a number of awards and recognition. Inc. Magazine recently listed AVID on their exclusive Inc. 500/5000 Fastest Growing Privately-Held Companies in the US. AVID was named one of the Leading IT Staffing Agencies in the Northeast by Forbes Magazine and the Boston Business Journal ranked AVID Technical Resources the 7th Fastest Growing Privately-held Company in Massachusetts.
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