16JUN - Junior Content Management Specialist, Tesla Government Inc. - Deadline: 01AUG


Organization Description

Tesla Government Inc. is a rapidly growing company focused on prototyping, development, and field-testing of systems designed to meet the unique needs of Federal Government agencies. We have done groundbreaking work in the area of information sharing at the Department of State, the Department of Defense, and the Director of National Intelligence. 

Location - Falls Church/Tysons Corner Area, Virginia and is Metro accessible

Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to work as a Junior Content Management Specialist who possesses insatiable curiosity, dedication to quality, and a desire to be part of a rapidly-growing company. The ideal candidate will have experience with military and/or international affairs, and will have excellent writing and editing skills. 

Junior Content Management Specialists extract information submitted through email, do research, and develop encyclopedic articles based on this information. They also work on datasets and help develop mapping capabilities using tools like ArcGIS, MS Office, Adobe Creative Suite, QGIS, Google Earth, and others. Content managers must also interact with customers over the phone and through email to collect and refine requirements.  

Job Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned):

  • Work under the direction or tutelage of Content Editors and Site Leads to make the web content well-organized, useful, and engaging
  • Extract relevant content from a variety of sources, and create from this content wiki articles in a format tailored to the information needs of end-users 

Job Requirements

Required qualifications:

  • Clearable US citizen
  • Excellent at organizing disparate written material into a coherent whole
  • Research and analysis skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines without compromising quality
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills
  • Understanding of US government and military organizations
Highly desirable qualifications:
  • Fluency in Arabic
  • Work experience with the military or federal government (such as the State Department, USAID, or other agencies)
  • Experience with Wiki Markup Language (like in Wikipedia)
  • Knowledge of library science
  • Knowledge and experience using GIS tools (such as ArcGIS)
  • Knowledge and experience using HTML
  • Experience with database management
Required Education/Experience: 
Undergraduate or Graduate degree. Experience writing/editing reports preferred. 

How to Apply

To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and two-page writing sample to hiring@mail.teslagovernment.com. Applications that do not include all documents will not be considered. 

Deadline - Employment start date is Summer 2015. Please apply by 1 August 2015.

Tesla Government Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce.