General Dynamics Information Technology Senior Proposal Editor (Proposal Editing/Writing Experience Required) in Fairfax, Virginia

Job Description

The Health & Civilian Solutions division of GDIT is hiring for a Principal Technical Editor to work in our Proposals Department in our Fairfax, VA office. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Creates proposal style guides in accordance with proposal requirements and company standards

  • Edits and/or reviews proposals and presentations

  • Serves as team leader for one or more sections of proposals (such as resumes, past performances, and management approach)

  • Coordinates with writers, graphics, desktop publishers, and subject matter experts in the development of assigned proposal sections

  • Rewrites technical materials and coordinates with technical subject matter experts to ensure accuracy

  • May serve as lead Technical Writer working with subject matter experts

  • Coordinates with subcontractors to collect data required for proposal section development

  • Provides guidance and leadership to less-experienced editors

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

  • Participates in special projects as required.


Bachelors Degree in English, Journalism or a related discipline.


  • 8-10 years of related proposal editing and/or proposal writing experience preparing and editing technical documentation is required

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.