Technical Editor – Secret – Mons, Belgium

7 days left

Aug 18, 2017
Sep 30, 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.  Tracks and manages contract compliance of deliverable documents.
5.  Interfaces with customer representatives, management staff, and technical subject matter experts in coordinating/preparing/editing documentation for publication.
6.  Supports Project Management, Change Management, Configuration Management, Technical Support, and Technical Training efforts.
7.  Participates in the creation of proposals, contract compliance documents, and presentation materials.
8.  Participates in the design and development of program briefings, brochures, manuals, and other materials when requested.
9.  Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
10.  Participates in special projects as required.


The work is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment.


The above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job.


Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job.


GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Education 1.  Bachelors Degree in English, Journalism or a related discipline.

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



Qualifications 1.  Knowledge of the principles and practices involved in technical research, writing and editing.
2.  Knowledge of and ability to uses various word-processing and desktop publishing software applications.
3.  Knowledge of the organization’s products and services, customer requirements, purpose and structure of required documentation, and end user’s level of understanding.
4.  Effective communications skills.
5.  Must be capable of obtaining and maintaining a Secret Clearance.
6.  Must be able to achieve ITIL V3 Foundation within six months of hire.
7.  Additional specific certifications may be required.
8.  This position may be required to complete short-term deployments to austere locations worldwide.

 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.