Technical Writer/Editor Expert

1 week ago
# of Openings


NikSoft Systems Corporation is a recognized Information Technology solutions provider. Founded in 1998 and based in Reston, Virginia, NikSoft is a CMMI Level 3 Certified company with an established reputation for excellence and on-time delivery with a consistently high customer satisfaction rating from its Federal Government and private consulting contracts.


Seeking a professional and experienced Technical Writer/Editor Expert to join our team.   The Technical Writer will develop C-level executive briefings, reports and presenations as well as conduct and/or participate in the material presentation.  Additionally, will oversee, evaluate, edit, and support documentation processes necessary to assure a mature, validated, and robust documentation repository consistent with client’s cybersecurity mission.

  • Act in assistance of the Chief Information Security Officer in the maintenance and discharge of the Information Security Program through development of executive level briefings and presentations.
  • Apply federal and organizational directives to required documented records.
  • Support federal information system documentation to include:
    • System Security Plan (SSP)
    • Security Concept of Operations (SECONOPs),
    • Architectural overviews
    • System Security Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) documents for performing assessments/security activities.
    • System configurations for devices and software performing security-relevant functions
    • Vulnerability and penetration test results
    • Security incident reports
    • System security performance metrics
  • Review system security and programmatic documentation, recommend improvements.
  • Participate in the development or program related documentation.
  • Support the review and editing of all documentation prior to delivery to client.


  • Expertise working directly with executive and senior-level clients.
  • Superior interpersonal, communication, presentation, and writing skills.
  • Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent work experience with no less five (5+) years' experience in relate work.
  • Minimum 5 years of Microsoft Windows and Office experience, expert in PowerPoint.
  • Strong desktop publishing skills utilizing Microsoft Word and other publishing suites such as Adobe.
  • Experience with industry writing style such as grammar, sentence form, and structure inclusive of Federal Plain Language Guideline (FPL) and Federal Register’s, “Document Drafting Handbook”.
  • Proven ability to effectively manage multiple work streams, competing requirements and multiple schedules and to facilitate coordination and reconciliation between different stakeholders with the aim of delivering a comprehensive solution that meets and exceeds expectations.
  • Experience with NIST 800-53, CIS 20 Critical Controls, and CNSSI 1253 security controls, assessment, compliance audits is highly desirable.
  • Strong initiative, detail oriented, organizational skills, and aptitude for analytical thinking.
  • Ability to multi-task in a deadline oriented environment.
  • Active Secret Clearance (preferred), must successfully complete the government's security process (required)




NikSoft’s competitive benefits program includes comprehensive medical and dental care, matching 401K, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, and other benefits that help provide financial protection for you and your family.



NikSoft Systems Corp is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment.  NikSoft is an EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran employer. For more information about our other openings, please visit


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