• Senior Technical Writer/Editor

    Job Locations US-NC-Morrisville
    Posted Date 4 days ago(5/17/2018 11:24 AM)
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    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 on-site customer-facing team.   The Technical Writer will create new and update existing documentation including but not limited to: SOPs, Playbooks, Requirements, Process Flows, Use Cases etc. Additionally, will oversee, evaluate, edit, and support documentation processes necessary to assure a mature, validated, and robust documentation repository consistent with customer’s cybersecurity mission.

    • 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 customer.


    • Expertise working directly with government customers and managers.
    • Superior interpersonal, communication, presentation, and writing skills.
    • Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent work experience of 5 or more years in relate work.
    • Minimum 5 years of Microsoft Windows and Office experience.
    • 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, and cybersecurity standards is highly desirable.
    • Strong initiative, detail oriented, organizational skills, aptitude for analytical thinking, ability to multi-task in a deadline oriented environment.
    • US Citizen, and must successfully complete the required government's security clearance.




    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


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