Acholi Linguist in Augusta, GA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 8/13/2018

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Job Number: R0030752

Acholi Linguist

Key Role:

Exhibit proficiency in the English language, including reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Provide research, collection, analysis, and, apply knowledge to the translation of documents, media, and other open and all source material in and from the target language, as needed. Provide reports in English to address intelligence and national security requirements. Apply cultural and linguistic comprehension to provide context to materials. Provide real-time interpretation services.

Basic Qualifications:

-Ability to read, write, speak, and listen in a clear and concise manner in one of the foreign languages, including Acholi

-Ability to transcribe and translate Acholi source material, printed and audio

-Ability to analyze and report translated foreign language source material

-Ability to provide foreign language support services, including transcription, and translation , and interpret, including comprising idiomatic translations of non-technical material using correct syntax and expression from English to Acholi or vice versa

-Ability to provide services for intelligence collection, and other operational missions

-Ability to perform shift work

-Ability to achieve 3/3 IRL foreign languages, including level 3 for reading and listening on the Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) 5 point scale in English

-TS/SCI clearance

-HS Diploma or GED


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

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