Chinese/ Korean Linguist

Linguistics Reston, Virginia Job ID: 2016-11499


Description


STG Inc. is seeking a linguist with proficiency in both Chinese and Korean to join one of its current projects.  The successful candidate will be tri-lingual in Chinese, Korean, and English. The 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
- Bachelor’s degree in literature or related fields.
- Minimum of 3 years of work experience performing linguistic work.
- Active TS/SCI with Poly.
- Advanced computer skills, familiarity with MS Office Suite and ability to type.
- Should have advanced skills with the Internet and various search engines.
- Experience in a scientific or research field is highly desirable. Upon successful verification of the above minimum qualifications and job description criteria, candidate 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
- Masters degree
- A background in media production or research in media trends and analysis