French Linguist

Linguistics Reston, Virginia Job ID: 2017-416


Description

About the Job:

The ideal candidate will be responsible for the full range of activities in processing material or participating in situations requiring advanced capability to perform translation, transcription and interpretation tasks in support of the customer.

Duties include independently monitoring and researching various media, identifying relevant French language web content, preparing translations from collected web content, transcribing information into summaries, and responding to other assigned tasks.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have an active TS/SCI with polygraph.
  • Candidates must possess native or near native competency in French.
  • Candidates must possess excellent English written and verbal communication skills.
  • Bachelor’s Degree (ideally completed in native country).
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in French translation.
  • Experience in using SharePoint and Microsoft Office.
  • No relocation available. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in a related field or MBA.