Technical Editor

Key Role:
Analyze and evaluate products by providing technical editorial support and ensure administrative and production requirements associated with military capabilities, capacity, readiness, military policy, strategy and doctrine, and their operating environments are met. Read and evaluate intelligence products and ensure DoD tradecraft standards are met. Identify inconsistencies of thought, development, or organization. Confer with authors to recommend the treatment of the material. Perform reorganizations, cuts, or rewrites, as needed and copy edit.
 
Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with writing and editing project products per established government standards for DoD audiences, including proofreading drafts and final documents

  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including using Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, SharePoint, and Outlook

  • Ability to proofread for grammar and punctuation with a high level of accuracy

  • Ability to manage multiple publication projects and work effectively and efficiently in a diverse, and fast-paced team environment

  • Ability to work in a 24/7 environment

  • TS/SCI clearance; willingness to take a polygraph exam

  • HS Diploma or GED and 6+ years of experience with writing or editing or Bachelor's degree and 3+ years of experience with writing or editing

 
Additional Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of DoD intelligence editing standards and styles

  • Knowledge of Community Authorized Classification and Control Markings (CAPCO)

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.

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