Technical Editor-Writer - 28670 in Wharton, NJ at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 8/27/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Wharton, NJ
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    Not Specified
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Job Description



Positon Summary:

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.

Job Duties:

  • Write, rewrite and/or edit technical documents to communicate clearly and effectively technical specifications and instructions to a wide range of audiences.
  • Interface with customer or technical staff to determine technical writing and editing needs.
  • Create, develop, plan, write and edits moderately complex technical documents for publication.
  • Edit documentation for style, clarity, consistency, and adherence to company guidelines.
  • Must have technical writing experience with software development and use instructions.
  • Interact closely with authors, other Technical Editor-Writers, word processing, graphics, and reproduction staff in the preparation and production of documents.
  • Research technical concepts. 
  • Create new or modify existing technical documents that are moderately complex in nature.
  • Conduct interviews with technical staff to gather data for documentation.
  • Coordinate production efforts.
  • Evaluate and provide feedback on draft documents and attends documentation reviews.
  • Check classified documentation for proper security markings.
  • Coordinate production of the final documentation (print to CD-ROM) with the authors and publication staff.
  • Prepare the transmittal memorandums and coordinates the transmission of documentation to sponsors.
  • Perform additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.


  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A security clearance of an appropriate level may be required after employment.
  • Bachelor's Degree 2-4 years experience




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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