Technical Writer/Editor (TS/SCI w/ Polygraph reqd)
General Dynamics - IT - Fort Meade, MD

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As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors. With approximately 21,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services. General Dynamics Information Technology is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

Researches, prepares and edits technical documents.

1. Researches, prepares and edits complex technical documents for publication, including users manuals, training materials, installation guides, proposals, and reports.

2. Reviews, researches, and edits information for preparation of contract deliverables.

3. Ensures documents meet editorial and customer specifications and adhere to standards for quality, graphics, format, and style.

4. Interfaces with writers, illustrators, word processors, and subject matter experts in coordinating/preparing the edited draft for publication.

5. Participates in the creation of proposals and multi-media presentation materials.

6. Participates in the design and development of marketing brochures, conference programs, public relations announcements, and other materials when requested.

7. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technical documentation staff members, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

8. May serve as technical team or task leader.

9. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

10. Participates in special projects as required.

Bachelors Degree in English, Journalism or a related discipline.

8-10 years of related experience preparing and editing technical documentation.

Minimum of five (5) years of technical writing experience to include:

  • Ensures documentation has proper format and is grammatically correct.
  • Working with production procedures used in publication manuals.
  • Conducts research of provided source data.
  • Meets with customer to discuss technical questions and obtains information on problems relating to technical documentation.
Active and current TS/SCI security clearance with Polygraph required.

Additional Information

Relocation
No

Security Clearance Level
Top-Secret

Security Clearance Basis
Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI)

Security Clearance Polygraph
Polygraph

Job ID Number
195065

Job Function
Technical Operations (TechOps)

Potential for Deployment
No

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