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Technical Writer/Editor

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Job ID: 1926730
Location: RESTON, VA, United States
Date Posted: Feb 18, 2020
Category: Communications
Subcategory: Technical Writer/Ed
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI with Poly
Potential for Teleworking: No

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Job Description

Description

SAIC is looking for an Editor in Reston, Virginia. If you are looking for a career in editing and gaining exposure to a variety of high-end products, working on-site at a Government location, this job is for you. The National Security Group is seeking a qualified candidate to assist in the creation, editing, and quality assurance of intelligence products. You will use your knowledge of correct English-language usage, spelling, and punctuation to proofread and edit high-end products. You will be responsible for creating a consistent look and feel of these products as described by Government standards.

You will be responsible for editing and proofreading reports. In this position, you will be responsible for formatting documents created in a production system or in a dissemination platform while adhering to product standards and ensuring accuracy and consistency, including applying appropriate metadata. The position also includes editing and formatting products submitted by external providers and uploading them into the customer's web-based dissemination platform. Current TS/SCI with polygraph is mandatory.

Qualifications

·    Must have a current/active TS/SCI with polygraph
·    Requires a bachelor's degree and a minimum of four years of editing experience in a professional or academic environment
·    Strong attention to detail required
·    Must have excellent knowledge of correct English usage, spelling, and punctuation and use this understanding for copyediting and proofreading
·    Demonstrated excellent copy editing and proofreading skills are required
·    Requires proficiency in current computer applications, MSWord, Excel, and PowerPoint
·    Must be proficient or willing/able to become proficient in the use of production systems and multimedia editing software, including HyperSnap and the advanced features of Adobe Acrobat
·    Must have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to adapt to rapidly changing priorities
·    Must be able to work independently with limited direction and must be able to make sound decisions and take appropriate action
·    Proven experience working in a culturally diverse workforce
·    Must be able to provide professional feedback to authors
·    Ability to work a flexible schedule is required
·    Experience editing in a classified environment is required
 

Desired Qualifications

 

Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 23,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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