BAE Systems Senior Professional Editor in Springfield, Virginia

Job Description

Provide a full range of support in the production and dissemination of finished products, specifically, working with analytic customers (authors). Conduct final reviews of text, graphics and other formats for intelligence products. Formulate simple queries for relevant databases, produce publications in accordance to standards. Possess professional-level expertise with electronic publishing applications - Microsoft Office Suite, QuarkXpress, Adobe InDesign, FrameMaker, Acrobat; structured authoring software - SGML, XML, and HTML.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

At least 10 years of professional editing experience. Working knowledge with electronic publishing software such as Adobe InDesign, and FrameMaker. Working knowledge with structured authoring software (SGML, XML and HTML) and expert ability to format documents using such software. Strong presentation and interpersonal skills. Excellent writing skills. Demonstrated proficiency with the following applications: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Outlook. Working knowledge of Worldwide Web and multimedia technologies.

Preferred Skills and Education

At least 10 years of professional relevant editing experience along with an undergraduate or graduate degree in Journalism or English, OR at least 15 years of professional editing experience without the specific degrees.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we dofrom intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That s BAE Systems. That s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.

Senior Professional Editor

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