Job Details

Native Language Analyst (Swahili)

for

AECOM Corp - Worldwide HQ

in

Annapolis Junction, MD 20701

(map)
Job Summary

Job Duties: As a member of a growing team of analysts, the individual selected will be responsible for identifying and maintaining information that furthers the goals and objectives of the team. The individual must be fully capable of using and learning computer-based technologies to aid in the discovery and development of communications networks used by Foreign Intelligence targets. SIGINT reporting experience is a strong plus.

Literal both aurally and written, generating reports predicated on Swahili language material and fused with information obtained from other sources. Research and reports will be required on a variety of subjects as they relate to crimes or threats against U.S. interests. Knowledge of existing computer based technologies for target development, automated report generation, and language processing is required.
Minimum Requirements

The Language Analyst shall have demonstrated expertise in the Swahili language skill needed to fulfill the assigned tasks. Language Analysts shall have at least (4) years of experience to include transcription, translation and/or interpreting. Part of this experience shall have been within two (2) years of starting on this contract. Language Analyst shall possess recent (within last two (2) years of resume submissions) validated test scores in Swahili.
* Ability to accurately render a transcript or translation into standard understandable American English
* Ability to accurately transcribe voice intercepts
* Achieve a proficiency equivalent to level 4/4 (listening/reading) as defined by the ILR or native-level speakers w/ level 3 voice proficiency
* A current active Top Secret/SCI security clearance with a Polygraph (valid within the last 4 years) is required

Preferred Qualifications

* Bachelor's Degree from a US institution.
* Individuals with a working knowledge of other regional languages will be given preference. Strong regional knowledge, history, culture, economic, religions, industries, current events and awareness of or familiarity with the state of a region's criminal activity is also a plus.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
Post Date:
01/17/2017
Minimum Clearance:
Top Secret/SCI - Full Scope Poly
Workplace:
No Preference
Travel:
No Traveling
Status:
Employee
Job Category:
Linguist, Translator or Interpreter
Compensation:
Unspecified annual salary
Unspecified hourly wage
Group ID:
RTL126661