Remote Technical Writer #5203


  • US-Remote Employee Location
  • Information Technology
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Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers–people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. We believe in making a difference by developing digital strategies and delivering the technology-related innovation governmental operations that improve the citizen experience every day.

But we can’t do it alone. We welcome and nurture an inclusive and diversified work culture. Because different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives make us better decision-makers, problem solvers, and creators. We’re changing the face of I.T. – from our diverse staff to the end-products we develop. And we’re excited to expand our team. Are you ready to be a transformer?


As a technical writer, you will be part of a team that creates, edits, manages, and facilitates documentation. This is a technical hands-on role working with multiple clients using a variety of tools. You will support multiple programs like AI (artificial intelligence), robotics engineering, and cloud services that are at various stages of development and production.

Our team is responsible for supporting both our customer and corporate data environments within the Federal Government. You will produce timely and accurate documentation using your unique approach and skills.

  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to gather information and create technical documentation for products, services, and systems.
  • Interact with customers to understand their requirements and ensure that technical documentation meets their needs.
  • Analyze complex technical information and translate it into clear, concise, and accurate documentation.
  • Create and maintain technical documents including SOPs (standard operating procedures), ISDs (instructional system designs), COOPs (continuity of operations, CONOPS (concept of operations), IPs (implementation plans), impact analyses, service catalogs, and templates.
  • Utilize various types of software to write and edit documents that are able to be understood and used by a broad audience of technical professionals.
  • Assist in creating presentations, documents, tables, graphics, and proofreading for high lever senior staff and project managers.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously and ensure deliverables are made on time.
  • Perform QA (quality assurance) related functions and proofreading to deliver accurate products to the client.


  • High School with 6 – 9 years (or commensurate experience)
  • Active Secret clearance
  • DoD 8570 Certification IAT level 2 (Sec+ preferred) 

Required Skills and Experience

  • 5+ years as a technical writer within the DoD environment.
  • Demonstrated experience in an IT related or technical organization.
  • Expert in using Microsoft Professional Suite and Adobe Acrobat Professional.
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Strong analytical skills to understand complex technical information and translate it into clear and concise documentation.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Detail oriented with a focus on accuracy and completeness.

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Experience working in an Agile environment and use of Jira software.
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and Adobe FrameMaker.
  • Familiar with MILSPEC, USGPO, ITIL, and FISMA/NIST writing styles.
  • Project, data, and publication management.


COVID Policy: New employees will be required to adhere to the Company’s and its clients’ COVID-19 safety procedures. In the event that the COVID-19 vaccination mandate for Federal Contractors is enforced, you must become fully vaccinated or request and be approved for an exemption. Employees working onsite at a client location must comply with our client’s COVID-19 requirements.

GovCIO is a team of professionals who want to make a difference. And that can only happen with a diverse, happy, and cared-for team. So, we prioritize your well-being, equity for all and look for ways to make work a better place for each of us every day.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability status. EOE AA M/ F/Vet/Disabled

Compensation Range (In compliance with Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act for remote or positions located in CO)

$92,500 - $103,000

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