Senior Technical Writers (3), Ottawa

Bilingual English / French preferred
Level III Top Secret Clearance required

1 year contract, renewable for 36 months; 7.5 hour workday

Our client, based in Ottawa, requires professional services of 3 Technical Writers to provide accurate and up to date diagrams and documentation of various IT networks, systems and tools.

The following tasks pertaining to IT networks, systems and tools must be completed

  • Produce technical documents, design documents, training documents, web page content, on-line help, etc.;
  • Modify/update existing documents to reflect how the systems are currently operating (“as is” documentation);
  • Document Standard Operating Procedures for both systems and people;
  • Create and establish, or implement technical documentation standards;
  • Determine documentation requirements and make plans for meeting them;
  • Gather information concerning the networks, systems and tools from owners and stakeholders;
  • Conduct user feedback sessions for continuous improvement of documentation;
  • Be able to review both (French and English) documentation.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • 3 year Technical College Diploma or minimum 7 years equivalent technical experience
  • Minimum 7 years demonstrated experience within the last 10 years in creating and understanding complex technical diagrams and documents
  • Minimum 7 years demonstrated experience within the last 10 years in documenting installed IT systems.

If you meet the above Mandatory Requirements, we will contact you for additional input on the Point Rated Criteria.

The Attain Group:

The Attain Group is one of Canada’s leading telecommunication engineer and consulting firms. Headquartered in Ottawa, with a branch office in Toronto, the company is a thought leader in technology (wired, wireless, AV, and security) to today’s commercial real estate industry. We provide a wide range of engineering and consulting services and project management to both the public and private sector.

If you are interested in joining this exciting team of individuals, please forward your resume and to Only qualified candidates will be contacted.