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Technical Editor

Technical Editor  

Location: Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, DC

Department: Directorate for Analysis (DI) Deputy Director for Strategic Integration/PLX Technical Support

Type: Full Time

Minimum Experience: Experienced

Security Clearance Level: Active TS/SCI w/ CI Poly

*The clearance level stated above must be met for consideration for this specific opportunity. Unfortunately, FTC is unable to sponsor at this time.

Military Veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply!

 

Favor TechConsulting, LLC (FTC) is seeking a talented Technical Editor with extensive government experience.

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for reviewing digest articles and working with authors throughout the Defense Intelligence Enterprise to ensure products are relevant, timely, clear, concise, accurate, and consistently meet the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) analytic tradecraft standards
  • Supporting the Senior Defense Intelligence Expert (SDIE) for Executive Production and the Digest Managing Editor to improve production processes.
  • Reviewing drafts and finished intelligence products to ensure they meet the DNI analytic tradecraft standards
  • Acting as a liaison between offices, coordinate analytic reviews, consolidate substantive comments, and communicate them to Senior Defense Intelligence Analysts (SDIAs) and Senior Intelligence Officers (SIOs)
  • Recommending production and collaboration opportunities to DI and Defense Intelligence Enterprise analysts and managers
  • Supporting the Managing Editor to identify and implement production process improvements

Required Minimum Qualifications:

  • Requires Active TS/SCI w/ CI Poly
  • Excellent writing and critical thinking skills
  • Previous experience editing and reviewing products
  • Experience assigning priorities and completing multiple tasks
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, experience negotiating change and resolving conflict on analytic issues with authors and managers
  • Experience navigating across organizational boundaries and working in teams
  • Knowledge of the Intelligence Community
  • Understanding of ODNI analytic tradecraft standards

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards
  • Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards
  • Must be able to talk, listen and speak clearly on telephone
  • Expert-level command of the English language
  • Must be able to talk, listen and speak clearly on telephone

Additional Information:

U.S Citizenship is required for this specific opportunity and all selected applicants will be subject to a government security investigation.  This includes but not limited to; meeting the eligibility requirements for access to classified information and the ability to obtain a government-granted security clearance. Individuals may also be subject to a background investigation including, but not limited to; criminal history, employment verification, education verification, drug testing, and creditworthiness.

Favor TechConsulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or genetic information.

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