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Technical Writer (Applications)

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Wednesday, May 26, 2021



Agency / Department

Defence Science & Technology (DST)

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$90 per hour***


Australian Capital Territory

Overview and Responsibilities

We require an experienced, pro-active and versatile Technical Writer, focusing on Application related documentation, to work with a project team. Deliverables comprise System Designs, Solution Patterns, Technical Requirements and end to end Solution Designs.

Essential Criteria

  • Experience in developing documentation that enables a solution design to be estimated for delivery
  • Experience in developing documentation that describes an existing solution architecture.
  • General understanding and awareness of Security concepts and areas of security focus in Solution Architecture
  • Experience of creating documents that simplify complex Security concepts into easily consumable formats
  • Experience eliciting requirements from clients & projects

Desired Criteria

  • Previous experience working for a Federal government agency
  • Experience reviewing and contributing to Solution Architecture designs
  • Exposure to the planning and shaping process when estimating projects

Security Clearance


Candidate must have or be able to attain Australian Government baseline clearance.

Contract Extensions

One x 6 month extension option

***Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for more information regarding the expected rate