Arabic Linguist, Senior in Quantico, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 7/18/2018

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Job Number: R0032398

Arabic Linguist, Senior

Key Role:
Provide expertise in linguistic and cultural work and employ independent research and analysis techniques to support a DoD mission. Leverage knowledge of the language, culture, politics, military, economy, and current events of Levantine Arabic-speaking regions to produce high-quality translations, gists, and sight translations of Arabic material, provide quality control of others' translations, and guide operational tactics and methodologies in a high tempo environment. Identify and compile relevant information to author accurate, articulate, and time sensitive products on a wide range of topics supporting client requirements. Assist with the development of sound operational tools and strategies. Participate in senior-level briefings and meetings to provide context and expertise in the subject matter to key decision-makers.
 

Basic Qualifications:
-Experience with performing written Arabic-to-English translation
-Knowledge of Levantine Arabic-speaking cultures, politics, military, economy, current events, and psychology
-Knowledge of standard Adobe and Microsoft Office products
-Ability to demonstrate professional-level proficiency in Arabic and English, including performing at Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) Level 3 or above in listening, reading, speaking, and writing in those languages
-Ability to produce client-ready, time sensitive products and reports per client requirements
-Ability to operate in a dynamic, fast-paced environment that may on occasion require working non-standard hours
-TS/SCI clearance required
-HS diploma or GED
 

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with DoD counterintelligence (CI) and collection initiatives or programs
-Experience in a CI or HUMINT role
-Experience with Cyber threat analysis or computer network operations
-Experience with US counter threat operations and analysis
-Experience with social networking platforms, applications, and trends
-BA or BS degree preferred
 

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

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