Job Title: Technical EditorJob Type: Full Time
Job Location: US – Las Vegas, NVShift:  Day (Hours – flexible)

 

ABOUT THE ROLE:

The technical editor works as a resource specialist in writing, cataloging and maintaining of business and technical publications in a variety of formats (to include hard copy and digital); creates, writes and edits publications, including reports, manuals, briefs, proposals, procedures and related materials; and communicate with subject-matter experts to understand and present technical materials and parameters of technical content and the presentation of such content. The position also maintains, archives, and retrieves materials.

TASK AND RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE:

  • Performs detailed edits to intelligence publications to ensure technical accuracy, consistency, and adherence to specified content and format.
  • Organizes and writes required technical material using word processing and web-based applications per established unit and Intelligence Community standards with respect to order, style, terminology and sequencing.
  • Reviews publications and recommends revisions or changes in approaches, scope, format, methods of production and dissemination.
  • Maintains unit standards for publications.
  • Consults with technical subject-matter experts to ensure common understanding of publications and related materials to be produced.
  • Develops and/or administers cataloging systems and maintains records, files, electronic media and archiving of information for publications.
  • Selects or recommends use of layouts, graphics, drawings, tables, exhibits, illustrations, charts, or storyboards to amplify or clarify publication objectives.
  • Periodically audits and reviews publications to determine whether format or content changes/updates are required. Remains current on new developments in technical writing, editing and publishing, including technological enhancements.

QUALIFICATIONS:

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below.

  • US Citizenship required
  • Clearance Type: Active Top Secret/SCI Clearance
  • Travel: Yes, up to 10 %

No relocation assistance available