Technical Editor and Writer

Technical Writer/Editor

Northrop Grumman is seeking an experienced Technical Editor and Writer 2 to work on a large Program in Landover, MD. The successful candidate will be part of the Data Management (DM) team supporting a development and maintenance Program.

Successful candidates will have excellent communications and interpersonal skills, be proactive, possess excellent problem-solving and organizational skills, and be self-motivated.

  • Edit documents to ensure compliance with style, design, layout, specification, and grammar and spelling requirements.
  • Edit , format, and maintain documents including, but not limited to program plans, system test reports, procedures, design documentation, requirements, user manuals, training materials, presentations, meeting minutes and reports.
  • Collaborate with authors, assigned stakeholders, and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to gain better understanding of subject matter.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Must be U.S. citizen with a current Top Secret/SCI clearance.
  • Minimum 2-3 years' experience in MS Office Suite with proficiency in Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. Skills must include ability to create and modify styles, forms, and templates.
  • Minimum of 2 years' technical editing experience.


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in English, Journalism, Communications or related discipline preferred.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; ability to identify and use of proper grammar.
  • Expert knowledge on MS Office Products.
  • Experience with ClearCase or other version control system.
  • Experience with Visio.
  • Proven ability to manage several tasks simultaneously.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions


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