Title: Spanish Analytic Linguist
Location: Detroit, MI
Schedule: Must be flexible to work holidays, weekends and multiple shift options
MVM, Inc. is seeking a bright and talented Spanish Analytic Linguist to provide translation services of various media sources from target language into English for the law enforcement community. Going beyond the role of a translator, Linguists are tasked with being able to identify and interpret slang and colloquial expressions from different target speaking regions and translate them into professional English.
Essential Functions & Responsibilities:
Working to a professional code of ethics with confidentiality and neutrality
TRANSLATE: Accurately translate a wide variety of complex texts from the target language into English
TRANSCRIBE: Review audio/video material and write/transcribe information with a high-degree of accuracy and expression
INTERPRET: Interpret virtually all levels of target language, including complex or highly idiomatic speech with a very high degree of accuracy
Performs other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s Degree OR four (4) years of experience in a professional work environment
Native or near native oral and written communications skills in both Spanish and English (as measured by performance on a language competency exam administered by MVM / a 2nd Proficiency exam will be administered by a third party)
Available to work a minimum of 32 hours a week when assigned to a project
Available to work a flexible schedule which will include nights/weekends and holidays
Proficient in MS Office
Applicants selected may be subject to a Government background investigation and may be required to meet the following conditions of employment:
A favorable credit check for all cleared positions
Must be a U.S. Citizen
Must have lived in the US at least three (3) of the past five (5) years
Successfully passing a background investigation
Good organizational skills
Analytical and problem solving skills
MVM offers a competitive benefits package, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.
Due to the high volume of applications received, the Recruiting Department will contact you directly, should you be selected to advance in our recruitment process.
For more information about the company please visit our website at www.mvminc.com
MVM is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
MVM, Inc. is a professional services firm with 2,500 employees and counting across the United States. We have nearly forty years of experience providing professional, technical, administrative, and program management support services to our Government customers, and have extensive domain expertise in counter-narcotics, criminal and civil investigations, public safety, and national security.