Linguists - Multiple Languages

Linguistics Reston, Virginia Job ID: 2017-44


Description

About the Job
-Linguist shall differentiate information of value and summarize in a succinct, understandable format that follows the customer's Operations and Style Guide
- Linguist must read, write and speak the specific foreign language at a fluent or native level
- Research foreign and domestic websites and must be able to produce reports in a specified format and may be responsible for populating spreadsheets
- Gist, summarize and translate foreign language printed, electronic or audio/visual material into clear, understandable and idiomatically correct English
- Candidate must be familiar with the culture, media and language of their target area
- Linguist will be required to perform analysis Internet derived information
- Shift and weekend work may be required  

Languages
Arabic
Arabic + French
Chinese (Mandarin)
Dari
Kurdish (Sorani/ Kurmanji)
Pashto
Persian (Farsi)
Russian
Turkish
Urdu
Spanish

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