UIC Alaska

Technical Writer

Technical Writing/Editing
Position Type
Location : Location
SCA Hourly Rate
USD $24.31/Hr.
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain
Minimum Clearance Required
Travel Requirement
Less than 10%




Bowhead is seeking a Technical Writer to research, write, edit and proofread technical data for use in documents or sections of documents such as manuals, procedures and specifications. As the Technical Writer, you will ensure technical documentation is accurate, complete, meets editorial and government specifications and adheres to standards for quality, graphics, coverage, format and style. Assists in establishing style guidelines and standards for texts and illustrations. 


Job dutie to include but are not limited to:

  • Work with teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of scientific and technical information, documentation content, and requirements.
  • Work with internal teams to obtain documentation requirements.
  • Produce high-quality documentation that meets applicable standards and is appropriate for its intended audience.
  • With minimal guidance, the technical writer develops diagrams, charts, graphs that increases the user's understanding.
  • Standardizes content across document and briefing libraries.
  • Develops high-quality documentation with minimal guidance that is easy-to-understand, easy to use, meets applicable standards, and meets the objectives and goals for the intended audience.


  • Bachelor's degree in relevant technical field.
  • Expertise with editing and formatting Microsoft Word, Microsoft Power Point, and Adobe Acrobat Portable Document Format (PDF) documents
  • Preferred experience in the generation of Systems Engineering Plans, Program Security Plans, Configuration Management Plans, Test and Evaluation Strategies, Statements of Work, System Requirements Documents, Interface Control Documents, Standard Operating Procedures, White Papers, and Memoranda.
  • Intermediate to advanced level skills in Microsoft Office software suite - Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with all levels of employees and outside contacts.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and good judgment with the ability to work alone or as part of a team.


Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to lift up to 35 pounds
  • Must be able to stand and walk for prolonged amounts of time
  • Must be able to twist, bend and squat periodically

SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to obtain a security clearance at the Secret level. US Citizenship is a requirement for Secret clearance at this location.


In accordance with Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, candidates should be aware that they may be required to have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire.





Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed