Technical Editor in Aberdeen, MD at DCS

Date Posted: 2/7/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Aberdeen, MD
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/7/2020
  • Job ID:
    1445
  • Clearance Level:
    Secret

Job Description

DCS is seeking a technical editor to assist an Army Project Manager. 

Essential Job Functions:

The technical editor will review materials for clarity, punctuation, grammar and content, and recommend changes to technical reports, information papers, and briefings for PM PNT O6 staff and products. The technical editor will not write reports or develop briefings but will only provide feedback and suggested changes to the documents.

Review briefings, technical reports, information papers and strategic messages materials for clarity, punctuation, grammar and content and provide feedback.

Prepare standards and guidance to assist authors to develop content.

Review content of documents across products and staff to ensure consistent messaging.

Review and refine graphics and layout of materials.

Work with technical staff to ensure accuracy of the information being presented.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Bachelor's degree with 8 years of experience.

Secret level clearance is required.

The technical editor should have experience working in a technical environment and be able to understand basic technical concepts.

Required PNT experience or experience in a HW/SW project.

Must be proficient with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

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