Technical Editor in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 10/11/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0028067

Technical Editor

Key Role:

Maintain responsibility for professionally editing analytical products that support key US national security and foreign policy objectives on counterthreat issues. Maintain responsibility for following material or production through the stages of publishing, including layout and formatting, by interfacing with technical writers, illustrators, word processors, and the like to ensure the final product meets all requirements and specifications. Participate in the development of the department editing standards and styles and the interpretation of government standards. Edit and proofread complex, technical documents or sections of documents prepared by writers, including manuals, procedures, and specifications.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with US foreign policy, national security counterthreat objectives, and the interagency coordination process

-Experience with reviewing finished intelligence and collaborating with analysts and managers

-Knowledge of national security classification procedures required

-Ability to handle multiple tasks and to adjust as priorities change

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph required

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience in working with Adobe InDesign

-Possession of excellent writing, editing, and sourcing skills


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

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