Technical Writer

Location: Canberra
Discipline: Cloud, DevOps & Infrastructure
Job type: Full Time
Salary: $AU$120000 - AU$132600 per annum
Contact name: Kate Kornsasi

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Job ref: BBBH8530_1678940336
Published: 14 days ago
Startdate: ASAP/ Neg

Technical Writer

  • Canberra location, collaborative and Supportive Team Environment.
  • Flexible Working Arrangements including multiple location sites (Melbourne/ Canberra).
  • NV1/NV2 clearance required.


  • Work-life balance and flexible working options.
  • Paid cultural and ceremonial leave.
  • Paid time off for volunteer work.
  • Paid shut down leave.
  • Paid Study Leave.
  • Training and Certification bonus.

About the Company
The Insitec Group is a 100% Australian-owned enterprise founded in Canberra in 2001. Insitec is a leading innovator and supplier of highly professional solutions across systems integration, information management, business process automation and associated support services. Along with a Corporate Services unit centred within Insitec Pty Ltd, the Group comprises three separate trading entities: Insitec ICT, Insitec MIS (Military, Intelligence and Space Systems) and Insitec People (IP). The Group employs over 150+ talented Australians and conducts national operations from four locations: Brisbane (Gold Coast), Canberra, Melbourne and Adelaide.

About the role
At Insitec MIS, the purpose of the Technical Writer role is:

  • Support the Architecture, Engineering and Training teams in documentation support.
  • Develop comprehensive documentation that meets organizational standards for our clients and internal use.
  • Obtain a deep understanding of products and services to translate complex product information into simple, polished, and engaging content.
  • Write user-friendly content that meets the needs of the target audience, turning insights language that sets our users up for success.


  • Research, outline, write, and edit new and existing content, working closely with various departments to understand project requirements.
  • Independently gather information from subject matter experts to develop, organize, and write procedure manuals, technical specifications, and process documentation.
  • Develop and maintain detailed databases of appropriate reference materials, including research, usability tests, and design specifications.
  • Evaluate current content and develop innovative approaches for improvement.


  • A Clear Vision And Values.
  • Positive Working Relationships.
  • Employee Benefits.

Skills & experience

  • 2-4 years' industry experience as an effective technical writer.
  • Demonstrated high level communications skills, both verbal and written.
  • Demonstrated experience in producing technical documentation for ICT systems (exposure to governance, risk and compliance documentation is an advantage).
  • Demonstrated high level prioritisation and organisational skills, including planning and time management.
  • Demonstrated understanding of the Information Technology (IT) industry - specifically related to the Australian Defence industry including concepts, functions and roles.
  • Demonstrated experience in diverse IT disciplines,
  • Demonstrated ability of stakeholder engagement, more specifically within Defence.

Bachelor's degree in relevant technical field

How to apply
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