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Accessibility / Captioning / Technical Writer with Security Clearance at SilverEdge

Accessibility / Captioning / Technical Writer with Security Clearance

SilverEdge Springfield, VA (Onsite) Full-Time
Job Description Overview Captioning Technical Writer professionals with knowledge of Section 508, W3C, and/or WCAG to work on captioning and transcription of all audio files supporting the agency. A successful Captioning Technical Writer should have strong English language skills and be able to accurately caption audio. Key Responsibilities * The Captioning Technical Writer is responsible for captioning all forms of videos produced by the agency. * The main focus of this position is to consistently maintain a high level of accuracy and speed, so candidates will have to have significant multi-tasking skills to be successful.
* Delivering content within regular often short timetables * Coordinating with other technical writers to get a stronger level of accuracy
* Assists with the origination, conform, reformatting, and delivery of closed captions while ensuring clarity, readability, and accuracy.
* Listen to program audio and produce captions using captioning software and equipment
* Quickly and promptly providing captions Required Skills Qualifications * Broad knowledge of English language, grammar, and punctuation;
* Strong communication and collaboration skills
* Excellent listening skills
* Ability to work with team as well as operate independently
* Strong attention to detail
* Ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously according to planned timelines
* Shows initiative to not only support, but also to improve the organization.
* Demonstrate collaborative behavior and a "team-first" attitude. Desired Skills Desirable Qualifications * Experience working within federal government
* Applying automation methods and techniques
* Experience and knowledge of Section 508 requirements for closed captioning
* Experience with post-production workflows, including knowledge of common recording and playback formats and standards
* Proficiency with Editing Software * 1-2 years editing, proofreading, or other similar experience preferred About Silver Edge Map a new path to mission accomplished. SilverEdge Government Solutions was founded on the belief that nurturing talent and collaborating closely with our customers enables us to think big and deliver the best for our country. Our mission is to bring top technology talent together to solve the world’s most challenging problems while protecting the United States and our allies. SilverEdge Government Solutions, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and applicants receive lawful consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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