Technical Editor

Ft Huachuca, AZ
Mar 14, 2017
May 19, 2017
Full Time
Researches, prepares and edits technical documents.


 1. Researches, prepares and edits technical documents for publication, including user's manuals, training materials, installation guides, proposals, and reports.

 2. Reviews, researches, and edits information for preparation of contract deliverables.

 3. Ensures documents meet editorial and customer specifications and adhere to standards for quality, graphics, format, and style.

 4. Interfaces with writers, illustrators, word processors, and subject matter experts in coordinating/preparing the edited draft for publication.

 5. Participates in the creation of proposals and multi-media presentation materials.

 6. Participates in the design and development of marketing brochures, conference programs, public relations announcements, and other materials when requested.

 7. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 8. Participates in special projects as required.

Education Bachelors Degree in English, Journalism or a related discipline.

Qualifications 2-5 years of related experience preparing and editing technical documentation.


Contractual Requirement:

5 years' of experience preparing and editing technical documentation. Experience in a military environment and IT background.


Must be capable of writing, rewriting, and editing reports, articles, software documentation for information technology systems following DOD regulations, and new releases of technical material.

Must be capable of applying audio/visual communications techniques to scientific subject matter.

DoD Secret clearance required.

  As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.