Quality Assurance Specialist - Editor

intelliswift  •  Troy, MI

Less than 5 years experience  •  Aerospace / Defense

Posted on 09/26/17 by Dan Iyappa
Troy, MI
Less than 5 years experience
Aerospace / Defense
Posted on 09/26/17 Dan Iyappa

Position Title    : - Quality Assurance Specialist

Location              : Troy, MI

Duration             : 12 Months Contract with possibility of extension


 The Quality Assurance Specialist - Editor will review items including: training design documents and storyboards for eLearning, beta eLearning modules, job aids, instructor guides, student guides, and other training support materials. The individual will be in a quality assurance role to ensure that the integrity and consistency of all deliverables meet customer expectations. Job duties and required skills include, but are not limited to:


. Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.

Exceptional editing skills and knowledge of common proof reader’s marks are required.

Knowledge of commonly used style guides, including Chicago Manual of Style and AP Stylebook; knowledge of application of style to manuscripts.

• Excellent writing skills are required.

• Must have excellent software skills in MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel

• Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work on multiple projects.

• Effectively work as a team member to ensure training materials target training and business requirements and meet all quality control standards.

• Must be able to work occasional evenings and weekends, as necessary, to meet deadlines.


Desired Skills:

•            Training development/Instructional design experience a plus.

•            Familiarity with eLearning development tools, such as Articulate Storyline, Captivate, and Lectora.

•            Additional language skills (Spanish, French, etc.)

•             Media production skills including: audio/video, desktop publishing, graphic design, illustration.

Education and Experience:

·        BA in Journalism, Communications, English or related field preferred.

Minimum 2 years of editing/proofreading experience (experience in a training-oriented environment is preferred).

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