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Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Technical Editor to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.
The Technical Editor analyzes writing from multiple authors and applies principles of grammar and style to edit documents for clarity, correctness, and concision. The goal of this analysis is to improve end-user comprehension of written descriptions of weapon capabilities and vulnerabilities opposing U.S. systems. Besides some comprehension of technical documentation, such analysis requires mechanical observation of both physical hardware and other photographic and graphical depictions, as well as informal discussions with subject-matter experts. Image manipulation through various formats is necessary. All documents require formatting in MS Word before transferring to the markup language Arbortext. As the publisher for final deliverables, the editor releases reports in both encrypted CD/DVD form, and also online, in Government facilities. Capability for meeting deadlines is crucial, as this role supplies the documents that mark contract completion.
Candidate must be a resident of or be willing to relocate to the Huntsville, AL area.
Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Top Secret/SSBI Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Final Top Secret Clearance.