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Accenture Junior Technical Writer in Boston, Massachusetts

At Accenture Federal Services, nothing matters more than helping the US federal government make the nation stronger and safer and life better for people. Our 13,000+ people are united in a shared purpose to pursue the limitless potential of technology and ingenuity for clients across defense, national security, public safety, civilian, and military health organizations.

Join Accenture Federal Services to do the work you love in an inclusive, collaborative, and caring community, where you can be empowered to grow, learn and thrive through hands-on experience, certifications, industry training and more.

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Job Description:

Accenture Federal Services’ National Security Portfolio (NSP) is seeking a highly motivated Junior Technical Writer to support the integration, testing, deployment, and sustainment of a Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) system to provide maritime domain awareness in Northern Africa. The system will be responsible for collecting, analyzing, and disseminating security information to enhance the security and force protection of maritime boundaries, natural resources, and strategic ports. The ideal candidate will work as part of an integrated team based in greater Boston, Massachusetts, to develop and maintain the system and software documentation pertaining to system configuration, operations, security, and maintenance.

The Work:

  • Plan, write, and maintain all associated C4ISR system, sensor, and software manuals

  • Maintain policy document frameworks, consolidate technical input and analysis, and create logical understandable system reports

  • Create documents based on pertinent system technical drawings, technical information, consultations with the technical personnel, and other available sources

  • Review system, sensor, and software documentation for content and grammatical quality and consistency

  • Work with the program software development team to document all new software capability and fixes

  • Assist the Lead Technical Writer with meeting all program documentation deliverables and ensuring the proper documentation priorities are being executed

Here's what you need:

  • A Bachelor of Science in computer science, computer engineering, and/or information systems, or a Bachelor of Arts in English, or 4 years demonstrated experience in producing and/or editing technical documents for all aspects of software and systems engineering

  • 4 years combined experience in 3 or more of the following:

  • Producing technical documentation and document templates utilizing various word processing tools (i.e. Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Visio)

  • Working with document standards for such technical documents as a CONOP and Software Requirements Specification

  • Collaborating with web developers to accomplish web publishing

  • Editing documents for document structure, logic flow, and writing for nontechnical audiences

  • Interpreting engineering and maintenance drawings

  • Ability to travel to CONUS and OCONUS locations

Security Clearance:

  • Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain a security clearance

Compensation for roles at Accenture Federal Services varies depending on a wide array of factors including but not limited to the specific office location, role, skill set and level of experience. As required by local law, Accenture Federal Services provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in California, Colorado, New York, or Washington State as set forth below and information on benefits offered is here. (

Role Location: Range of Starting Pay for role:

California: $73,900 - $132,100

Colorado: $73,900 - $114,000

New York: $68,400 - $132,100

Washington: $78,600 - $121,500

What We Believe

We have an unwavering commitment to diversity with the aim that every one of our people has a full sense of belonging within our organization. As a business imperative, every person at Accenture Federal Services has the responsibility to create and sustain an inclusive environment.

_Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. _ Read more here (

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Accenture Federal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

For details, view a copy of the _ Accenture Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement ( _.

Requesting An Accommodation

Accenture Federal Services is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture Federal Services and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired.

If you _  _are being considered for employment opportunities with Accenture Federal Services and need an accommodation for a disability or religious observance during the interview process or for the job you are interviewing for, please speak with your recruiter.

Other Employment Statements

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture Federal Services or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company's legal duty to furnish information.