Proposal Technical Editor/Writer

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Technical Proposal Editor/Writer for our Proposal Development Center in Huntsville, AL. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber, and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific, and IT solutions.

Dynetics is currently seeking a technical proposal editor/writer to format, write, edit, proofread, and copyedit a variety of documents, including but not limited to proposals, technical papers, white papers, reports, and briefings. The candidate will collaborate with teammates to prepare documents for dissemination and ensure all documents meet established content standards. The applicant must be familiar with standard technical writing and technical editing concepts, practices, and procedures and must be ready to rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish Dynetics proposal goals. The technical editor/writer will perform a variety of tasks and work under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Applicant must submit a portfolio of work during the interview process. Experience with federal Government technical proposal preparation is a plus.

Basic Qualifications

Must have a B.S. or B.A. degree from an ABET-accredited school in English or related field with 5+ years’ experience.

Requires extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office software and use of web-based portals like SharePoint.

Must demonstrate advanced organizational skills, attention to detail, accuracy, and follow through; should have experience handling multiple highly complex tasks concurrently.

Must be self-motivated, value teamwork, and display strong communication skills.

Requires the ability and willingness to work extended hours and weekends on short notice as required.

Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.

Other Qualifications

Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud, Adobe Acrobat, and/or SharePoint a plus.

Experience with proposal preparation a plus.


Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

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COVID Response

In order to enter Dynetics facilities in the U.S. and to attend Dynetics events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated or have an approved exemption on file for COVID-19. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.