Technical Writer

Vienna, VA
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Cassandra Beard

Job Description:

AQUENT is looking for an exceptional Technical Writer to join an innovative team in Vienna, VA! We are looking for 5+ years of experience in a technical documentation capacity, specifically within the DevOps space.

Why as a Technical Writer would you be interested in this role?

  • Your work will be for a Fortune 30 company that was just reviewed as one of the Top 30 places to work by Forbes.  
  • This will be a highly visible role where you will use and develop new product information and user experiences – you will make an impact here!
  • You will have the opportunity to partner with multiple stakeholders, working in a fast-paced, fun environment.

A day in the life:

  • Assist in writing training material/curriculum for a client product in the DevOps space. In addition, this Technical Writer may be involved in cleaning up content on previous communications and assisting in video content for user manuals.
  • Work alongside developers to gather information on processes, in order to create course materials to onboard associates.
  • Utilize presentations, word processing, and Web authoring applications including GitHub, you will use and develop product practices and procedures for multiple client products.

If you have these experiences and skills, you will be as the successful Technical Writer:

  • At least 5 years of corporate technical writing experience
  • Technical background is preferred as this Technical Writer will be involved in writing documentation used for a DevOps product
  • Experience with GitHub preferred
  • Certification within AWS or AWS experience preferred
  • Some understanding or experience working with Java Stack (product is using java stack)
  • Ability to do API-related documentation
  • Deep knowledge of diverse technologies and new/current architectures
  • Demonstrated an ability to work with multiple clients and strong consensus building skills

Why do you want to work through AQUENT?

 - AQUENT offers an amazing benefits package. For every hour you work – we'll subsidize up to 85% of your medical, vision and dental premium.

 - A team of agents that are invested in your career. We offer resume and portfolio review, interview prep and access to online training.  

 - We offer the only referral program that continues to give back.  Earn a cash bonus for every hour your referral works for up to 6 months.

Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.

Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table

  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects

  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR


Working with AQUENT gets you access to some pretty cool things, including:

Subsidized health and dental benefits

Access to Fidelity 401(k) and FSA Program

Direct deposit for your weekly paycheck

Access to free online courses via AQUENT’s Gymnasium and Lynda.com to develop your skills

We reward for referrals! Who do you know? http://aquent.us/rewards/