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Technical Editor

The Technical Editor will be responsible for accurately editing, formatting, and assembling Technical Manuals for the Department of Navy. You will produce structured electronic manuals in SGML, XML and S1000D in compliance per Navy approved DTDs. You will create or edit technical graphics for insertion into Technical Manuals. In this position, the Editor will be part of a team that is key in providing detailed and precise Technical Manuals for the Navy (Ships, Subs, Military Watercraft, and Unmanned Systems).

POSITION REQUIREMENTSBasic Qualification:
2 years’ experience technical writing and editing Technical Manuals
2 years’ experience interviewing and working with SMEs
High School Diploma or GED
Active Secret Clearance
Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelors’ Degree preferred
5+ years’ experience technical writing and editing Technical Manuals
Experience authoring/editing in Adobe FrameMaker 9,10
Understanding of SGML concepts, XML concepts, Epic Editor, Content@XML, MS Word, Corel Graphics Suite and Adobe Acrobat; are highly desired
Previous US Navy, DoD or other government publication experience highly desired 
EXEMPT/NON-EXEMPTExempt  
CLEARANCES REQUIREDDoD clearance is preferred or ability or obtain one is required.  
TRAVELNo
Job Category: Technical Writer
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Oxnard California Port Hueneme

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