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Electronic Publishing Specialist

Work Schedule: Full Time
Salary: $51,630 to $74,872
Location: Washington, DC metropolitan area


Imaging and Publishing Support (IPS) seeks qualified candidates to serve as Electronic Publishing Specialists. Our officers create desktop publishing, print ready and Web based products disseminated through a variety of networks throughout the CIA, Intelligence Community, and Federal Government. Daily production requirements may also include Web maintenance and update support. Electronic Publishing Specialists work with a diversity of CIA professionals including printing specialists, analysts, graphic designers, Web developers, multimedia specialists, computing support specialists, and photographers.

Specific duties for this position include:

  • Managing incoming projects in hard-copy and soft-copy formats
  • Populating a number of classified Web based finished intelligence repositories
  • Identifying and developing requirements for Web products
  • Working closely with customers to insure requirements for Web postings are suitably defined
  • Converting publishing products into page layout formats suitable for Web display
  • Receiving customer information and organizing the data into a professional publishing product
  • Coordinating production schedules with customers service coordinators or publishing consultants
  • Editing and proof reading support.

Minimum requirements: Five year contract term employment agreement is required. Contract Term Agreement. Candidates should have an associate's or bachelor's degree in graphic arts, desktop publishing, a closely related field or equivalent years of experience in a related field. Candidates should have knowledge of conversion processes for graphic files into formats suitable for visual representation in Web and hard copy formats. They must also have the ability to be flexible and adaptable in a rapidly changing team environment. Good oral and written communications skills suitable to provide product demonstrations and relate/interpret customer business needs are also required. Candidates should possess solid interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively within a team environment.

All applicants must successfully complete a thorough medical and psychological exam, a polygraph interview and an extensive background investigation. U.S. citizenship is required.

To be considered suitable for Agency employment, applicants must generally not have used illegal drugs within the last twelve months. The issue of illegal drug use prior to twelve months ago is carefully evaluated during the medical and security processing.

Important Notice: Friends, family, individuals, or organizations may be interested to learn that you are an applicant for or an employee of the CIA. Their interest, however, may not be benign or in your best interest. You cannot control whom they would tell. We therefore ask you to exercise discretion and good judgment in disclosing your interest in a position with the Agency. You will receive further guidance on this topic as you proceed through your CIA employment processing.

To Apply:

Make a note of the position(s) that interest you, as you can apply for up to four positions in one application. DO NOT submit multiple applications; this will only slow the review of your application, and delay processing. Please read the Application Instructions carefully before you begin the online application process.

Application Instructions

An equal opportunity employer and a drug-free work force.


Posted: Apr 21, 2007 07:23 PM
Last Updated: Mar 25, 2014 11:04 AM