Russian Linguist

Linguistics Reston, Virginia Job ID: 2015-10467



About the Team:

STG Inc. is seeking a linguist with proficiency in Russian to join one of its current projects.  All candidates must be bi-lingual in Russian and English. A successful candidate shall have the linguistic proficiency and skills required to perform translation, interpretation, transcription, editing and other related tasks when necessary and with minimal supervision. 

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.

Other duties include: blogging, content management, editing, language training, monitoring, quality control, scanning, selection, subject matter expertise, summarizing/gisting, terminology management, and translation related services.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain TS/SCI security clearance.
  • Candidates must possess native or near native competency in Russian.
  • 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 Russian translation.
  • Experience in using Microsoft Office.
  • No relocation available.

Upon successful verification of the above minimum qualifications and job description criteria, candidates will be processed for a TS/SCI and polygraph.  Acceptance for this opportunity is dependent upon meeting all qualification/selection criteria.

Preferred Qualifications:

·         An active TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

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

·         Experience in a cyber, scientific, research, or technical field.

·         A background in media production or research in media trends and analysis.