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Technical Editor-Writer - 27517 in Annapolis Junction, MD at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 3/3/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Under general supervision, writes and edits moderately complex technical documents, including deliverables, manuals, reports, specifications and procedures in conformance with the Alion writing and documentation review process.

Interfaces with customer or technical staff to determine technical writing and editing needs.

Creates, develops, plans, writes and edits moderately complex technical documents for publication. Edits documentation for style, clarity, consistency, and adherence to company guidelines.

Interacts closely with authors, other Technical Editor-Writers, word processing, graphics, and reproduction staff in the preparation and production of documents.

Researches technical concepts.  Creates new or modifies existing technical documents that are moderately complex in nature.

Conducts interviews with technical staff to gather data for documentation.

Coordinates production efforts.

Evaluates and provides feedback on draft documents and attends documentation reviews.

Checks classified documentation for proper security markings.

Coordinates production of the final documentation (print to CD-ROM) with the authors and publication staff.

Prepares the transmittal memorandums and coordinates the transmission of documentation to sponsors.

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Proficiency in the English language.

Familiar with appropriate style guidelines.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

High School Diploma and some college; Bachelor's degree preferred.

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 5 + years’ applicable work experience.

US Citizen with a current DOD SECRET clearance (interim clearance will be considered)




Diversity Statement

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

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