Technical Writer/Cyber Security Technical Writer

Technical Writer/Cyber Security Technical Writer

Location: Arlington, VA

Must have Top Secret Security Clearance

Node is supporting a U.S. Government customer to provide support for onsite incident response to civilian Government agencies and critical asset owners who experience cyber-attacks, providing immediate investigation and resolution. Contract personnel perform investigations to characterize the severity of breaches, develop mitigation plans, and assist with the restoration of services.

Node is seeking a Technical Writer to support this critical customer mission.


- Developing and reviewing technical communications deliverables including cybersecurity documentation, operational procedures, plans, action reports, and meeting minutes, coordinating with Incident Management teams to obtain necessary input data.

- Preparing, reviewing, editing, and maintaining program technical documents, standard operation procedures, work instructions, CONOPS, and internal team messaging.

- Maintaining statistical diagrams and charts of team engagement reports.


Required Skills:

- U.S. Citizenship

- Must have an active TS/SCI

- Must be able to obtain DHS Suitability

- 5+ years of technical writing experience including developing cybersecurity communications deliverables such as documentation, plans, action reports, and meeting minutes for internal and external audiences

- Experience with creating and maintaining government records associated with cybersecurity activities, documentation, and SOPs

- Excellent hands-on experience with Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Products, and GSuite

- Fluid technical writing and editing skills, including the use of AP Style and/or government agency-directed style guides

- Ability to work with technical cyber analysts to evaluate material and break it down into concise, compelling narrative that engages the reader

- Ability to work under pressure with engagement leads, technical analysts, and subject matter experts in a fast-paced cybersecurity environment to ensure timely product release

Desired Skills:

- Familiarity with cybersecurity communications terminology, concepts, and subject matter

- Experience with creating technical briefings including executive leadership briefings

- Understanding of different communication styles and formats

Required Education:

- Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in English, Business or related; or high school diploma and 7+ years of relevant experience

Desired Certifications:

- Sec+

Company Overview:

Node.Digital is an independent Digital Automation & Cognitive Engineering company that integrates best-of-breed technologies to accelerate business impact.

Our Core Values help us in our mission. They include:


Identifying the~RIGHT PEOPLE~and developing them to their full capabilities

Our customer’s “Mission” is our “Mission”. Our~MISSION FIRST~approach is designed to keep our customers fully engaged while becoming their trusted partner

We believe in~SIMPLIFYING~complex problems with a relentless focus on agile delivery excellence

Our mantra is “~Simple*Secure*Speed~” in the delivery of innovative services and solutions


We are proud to offer competitive compensation and benefits packages to include:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Basic Life
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Health Saving Account
  • 401K
  • Three weeks of PTO
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Pre-Approved Online Training

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