Electronic Publication XML _ITSS - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is seeking a team oriented, solution focused, and motivated Electronic Publication Specialist interested in joining our Huntsville, AL team.  Position is in support of the AMCOM ALC PUBS.
  • Digitizing a Technical Manual from a different standard, rearranging information as needed, pointing out missing information, using existing macros in UltraEdit to convert the information from PDF into XML / SGML ensuring compliancy with Military Standards.
  • Complete quality assurance process on existing technical manual to newly created XML files by comparing Military Standard (MILSTD) formatting, style, display and graphics.  Completed figure and table placement addressing formatting changes.
  • Complete hand tagging (XML and SGML) and parsing using file standards
  • Use regular expression scripting to extract graphic references from XML files and convert results into graphic entity .xml file for future use.
  • Test and analyze converted files; resolve technical issues.
  • Experience in tracking and reporting all daily tasking and project progression.
    Working knowledge of the software Interactive Authoring and Display Software (IADS) 4.x


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High School and 0-1 years or more related experience. BS Degree desired but not required.
Experience using the following items:
  • XML
  • Macros
  • SharePoint
  • Quality Analysis
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • UltraEdit
  • ArborText