Job Description

Location:
Suffolk,VA,US
Remote Work:
No
Job Number:
R0187770
Technical Editor

The Opportunity:

Key to an organization’s growth is persuasive communication that represents and supports its mission, values, and objectives. As a technical editor, you know how to communicate complex ideas and conceptual information in a clear and concise manner. We are looking for an experienced technical editor like you, who is ready to grow and willing to win for the client and live our mission every day. Here, you will advance your consulting skills to design, develop, produce, and consult on a variety of internal and external executive level correspondence, plans, reports, journal articles, and other supporting documentation for the DoD.

As an editor on our team, you will closely impact the development of creative solutions to complex problems. You will edit and quality control internal client publications and products provided to senior policymakers and the Joint Community. Your self-guided yet collaborative spirit will shape and nurture relationships with team members, stakeholders, and clients to provide quality products in support of force development and design initiatives.

As a collaborator on all aspects of written communications, you will review and edit fact sheets, briefs, talking points, newsletters, pamphlets, web site content, articles, email messages, social media content, manuals, and reports. Your creative-thinking and business-oriented mindset will guide your client to inform key audiences through words with tools like Microsoft Office, SharePoint, and Adobe Acrobat. Work with us as we design, develop, and provide solutions to change the DoD for the better.

Join us. The world can’t wait.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience with technical writing and editing
  • 2+ years of experience with executive level military staff
  • Experience with original authorship of executive correspondence
  • Knowledge of multiple writing style guides and requirements
  • Knowledge of Microsoft (MS) Office product suite, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Ability to leverage digital collaboration tools to lead and track development of a publication and maintain digital information in a distributed environment
  • Ability to pay strict attention to detail and be flexible, proactive, and adaptable to changing client priorities
  • Ability to collaborate across multiple client organizations and teams
  • TS/SCI clearance
  • Associate’s degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with the Department of Defense, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, or Joint service environment
  • Experience with resolving peer review and critique from subject matter experts such as comment resolution matrix
  • Experience with coordination and staffing of official documents
  • Ability to manage and prioritize workload with minimal supervision
  • Bachelor’s degree in English or Journalism a plus

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

Create Your Career:

Grow With Us

Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.

A Place Where You Belong

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll build your community in no time.

Support Your Well-Being

Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home.

Your Candidate Journey

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.

Compensation

At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $52,100.00 to $119,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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