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Arlington, Virginia, United States of America
JOB #R1902341

Technical Writer

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

We are looking for a Technical Writer to join ICF to support a large, business analysis and management support services contract within a CIO organization. This position will be located on client site in Arlington, VA. 

What you'll be doing:

  • Convert technical language in a clear, concise manner that is understood in "layman's terms" and assist in establishing style guidelines and standards
  • Gather information from multiple sources and edit and review content for other team-members
  • Research, write, edit, and proofread documents to ensure information is clear, concise, and compliant with established formatting guidelines
  • Responsible for writing, editing, and formatting technical documents such as; User Guides, Standard Operating Procedures, Directives, and Security Policies
  • Assist various teams and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to ensure content is accurate and up-to-date
  • Responsible for executive memorandums, briefings and internal communications

What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 5+ years of professional Technical Writer/Editor experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills (must provide technical writing samples)
  • Demonstrated strong attention to detail in previous work assignments
  • Experience creating visual documentation and graphics
  • Proficiency in full Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and SharePoint
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
  • U.S. Citizenship required (required by federal government for position)

What we would like:

  • Knowledge in documentation for Information Security support environment (e.g., Standard Operating Procedures, User Guides)
  • Familiarity with IT

Professional Skills and/or Experience:

  • Ability to multi-task and meet aggressive deadlines
  • Ability to work with multiple clients across different groups
  • Must be a positive team player with an ability to also work independently
  • Must be able to manage changing priorities and tight deadlines

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: EEO is the law and Pay Transparency Statement.

Virginia Client Office (VA88)

Who is ICF?

A consulting services company of over 5,000 experts across 67 countries, but not your typical consultants

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