Technical Writer

Our client is currently seeking a motivated individual with experience documenting IT program level documents. The resource must have in-depth technical writing experience using specific commercial off the shelf (COTS) solutions (e.g. MS word) in a Government of Canada setting.

The Senior Technical Writing resource must possess a wealth of experience serving multiple clients facing problems, and will use proven methodologies; soft-skills and best practices to successfully write and maintain program level documents.  The Senior Technical Writer will be responsible for producing high-quality documentation that contributes to the overall success of the ITM program.

The chosen candidate must have at least a valid Secret Clearance.


Skills & Qualifications:

  • Must have at least 10 years of experience as a Senior Technical Writer and must have been acquired in an IT environment within the Government of Canada projects.
  • Minimum of four (4) years professional work experience writing program level documentation such as:
    • Program Plans documents
    • Benefits Realization documents
    • Other related program level documentation
  • Should have demonstrated experience in transformation projects leading the writing of program level documents.
    • Writing program plans
    • Writing program business cases
    • Writing program benefits realization document
    • Writing program resourcing strategy and plan documents
  • Should have demonstrated experience in transformation projects providing guidance, recommendation and support in regards to high level document management structure and processes for:
    • Design and implement a process for program level document management
    • Propose documentation storage structure for shared drives;
    • Propose documentation publishing structures for websites and/or intranets and/or wikis
  • Should have demonstrated experience in transformation projects documenting business processes performing the following tasks:
    • Create and maintain process documents
    • Create and maintain roles and responsibilities documents
  • Should have demonstrated experience in transformation projects leading the documentation of business process diagrams using process modeling tools such as:
    • MS Visio
    • iGrafx
    • Bizagi
    • Other modeling tools


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