SealingTech, a mid-sized company in Columbia, Md is looking for a talented Technical Writer to join our team. As a Technical Writer at Sealing you’ll be required to write customer focused documents, training materials, administrator guides, and detailed product documentation. You should have significant experience with and knowledge of Linux-based systems and Open Source products. The ability to ready Python and Bash scripts will be part of this role. Knowledge of hardware and software is needed for success in the position.

This is a full-time opportunity in our office in Columbia, Md. Hours can be flexible and there is potential to work partially from home after an initial training period.

Primary Responsibility:
  • Write, organize, and curate technical content about Network Devices, Linux-Based Systems, and other company materials
  • Write and contribute to the stages of product development
  • Write training material for customer use
  • Write internal documentation of materials for engineer use and manager review
  • Write content for technical sales and marketing materials (for both print and web)
  • Contribute to plans for creating new guides as well as editing existing documentation
  • Help create a strategy for company documentation, document organization and assisting teams with knowledge capture

Job Requirements:
  • At least an undergraduate degree in English, Technical Communication, Computer Science, or a related subject
  • 3+ years of technical writing experience (publication and writing at the graduate level can be substituted for some experience)
  • Experience with Office 365 with stress on Word, Excel, and SharePoint
  • The ability to read and understand Bash code and Python scripts
  • The basic understanding of a Linux System environment
  • Experience with Enterprise technology
  • The ability to present materials to team members and potential government customers
  • Can travel up to 20% for this role

Desired Requirements:
  • DoD, Military, or similar government experience
  • A security clearance of at least the Secret level
  • Advanced knowledge of network systems
  • Experience with DCO programs
  • Past experience creating materials from the ground up

Company Perks:
  • Flexible Hours
  • 4% 401K (company provided; no employee match required. Employees can elect to add addition fund to 401k)
  • Company provided lap top
  • Access to a virtual lab
  • Fully stocked kitchen with drinks and snacks
  • 3 weeks of vacation
  • Care First healthcare
  • Competitive salary
  • And more! 

SealingTech offers competitive compensation packages, health, dental, and vision insurance, retirement contributions, tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules and generous vacation policies. Perks include monthly catered meals, a stocked kitchen, and company retreats and gatherings. We're looking for a new member to join our team, take on challenges, and be willing to grow with us.

Sealing Technologies, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

As a federal contractor, we provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Human Resources Department by email at hr @ or by mail at 7134 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 160, Columbia, MD 21046. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation are made by the Human Resources Manager and will be made on a case-by-case basis.

Team: R&D Team
This is a non-management position
This is a full time position
Closing Date: 6/01/2019
Security Clearance: None Required but Clearable

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