Technical Writer Internship - 35799 in Norfolk, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 5/9/2021

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    Norfolk, VA
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Job Description

Alion Science and Technology is looking for a dedicated Technical Writing Intern to assist the Technical Writing Lead on military-support software documentation in Norfolk, VA. Gain valuable work experience in the Department of Defense contracting field and gain insight about military technical documentation from experienced subject matter experts.

Alion delivers advanced engineering, IT, and operational solutions to strengthen national security and drive business results. For customers in defense, civilian government, and commercial industries, Alion’s engineered solutions support smarter decision-making and enhanced readiness in rapidly-changing environments.

The Technical Writing Intern position is part-time and the hours are flexible to work with school schedules.


  • Write and edit technical documents.
  • Work with subject matter experts to learn and understand DoD software.
  • Review sources of technical information and modifies technical documents to incorporate information.
  • Edit documentation for style, clarity, consistency, and adherence to company guidelines.
  • Edit and proofreads DoD technical documents.
  • Provide feedback on draft documents.
  • Check classified documentation for proper security markings.


  • Bachelor's Degree in English, Communications, or a related field.
  • Advanced proficiency in the English language.
  • Ability to condense complex and technical subject matter into concise, coherent language.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Must be able to acquire a security clearance upon employment.

Security Clearance: None

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