CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Technical Writer in Washington, District Of Columbia

Technical Writer

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Category:Business Consulting, Strategy and Digital Transformation

City:Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Position ID:J0618-1050

Employment Type:Full Time

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Position Description:

Build your career with CGI by joining a dynamic team of IT engineers and architects supporting infrastructure projects for the Library of Congress. The Library is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and the world's preeminent reservoir of knowledge, providing unparalleled collections and integrated resources to Congress, the Senate, and the American people.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

The Technical Writer will perform a variety of documentation services to assist technical experts performing systems design, implementation, performance optimization, and administration of Library IT infrastructure over its full system lifecycle. Library infrastructure resides in four data centers located in Washington, DC (2), Manassas, VA, and Culpeper, VA.

The Technical Writer will work with system engineers and architects to develop/edit system documentation, procedural documents, status reports, and other routine reports required to meet project objectives.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

REQUIRED:

• 3+ years of relevant experience

• Experience drafting and editing technical documentation

PREFERRED:

• Experience documenting system administration processes and operational procedures

• Experience preparing technical documentation summarizing server configurations and network environments, backup and system recovery procedures

• Experience documenting technical plans associated with system software patches, upgrades, and data migration requirements

• Experience producing and maintaining technical reports and project deliverables

• Proficiency using Windows 7 and MS Office 2016

• Work schedule of 40 hours a week Monday through Friday between the hours of 6:30am and 6:30pm, except for Federal holidays or government-directed closings

• Infrequent performance of duties during evenings or weekends may be required with advance client approval.

• Travel to data center facilities local to Washington, DC may be required.

Desired:

• BS degree in business related field

• Prior experience supporting the Library of Congress

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at USEmploymentCompliance@cgi.com . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

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