Editor - TS/SCI with Polygraph Required

Job Locations US-VA-McLean
Posted Date 2 months ago(5/31/2024 2:47 PM)
Job ID


LMI is a consultancy dedicated to improving the business of government, drawing from deep expertise in advanced analytics, digital services, logistics, and management advisory services. Established as a private, not-for-profit organization in 1961, LMI is a trusted third party to federal civilian and defense agencies, free of commercial and political bias. We believe government can make a difference, and we seek talented, hardworking people who share that conviction.


The ideal candidate will serve in a full-time client facing role as an Editor for an Intelligence Community (IC) client proof-reading and copy-editing content finished intelligence; coordinating with analysts, graphic designers, cartographers, and fellow editors; and supporting the enforcement and clarification of tradecraft standards.


  • Provide strong substantive review for analytic tradecraft and writing style, copy editing, and proofing.
  • Ensure appropriate classification and control markings of all documents
  • Adhere to office policies and procedures on issues such as formatting, graphics, and compliance with legal guidance
  • Provide constructive information and feedback to authors
  • Ensure content incorporates recent innovations in presentation and format


  • TS/SCI with polygraph is required.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in English, Writing, Communications or similarly related discipline, or a degree relevant to national security.
  • 5+ years of experience as an Intelligence Analyst and/or IC Editor. Subject Matter Expertise in IC and DA tradecraft standards.
  • Excellent working skills/knowledge providing editing support.
  • Excellent working interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Proven ability to work independently or collaboratively in an office environment.


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

LMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. LMI is committed to the fair treatment of all and to our policy of providing applicants and employees with equal employment opportunities. LMI recruits, hires, trains, and promotes people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, pregnancy, disability, age, protected veteran status, citizenship status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. If you are a person with a disability needing assistance with the application process, please contact accommodations@lmi.org

Need help finding the right job?

We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Click here to get started.