AECOM is seeking to IMMEDIATELY interview and to hire cleared Korean LINGUISTS. Each qualifying candidate chosen will become a direct hire with AECOM and will be provided full benefits and opportunity for advancement. Linguist positions will be located in the Northern Virginia area and require near-native to native level Korean language skills. Linguists will be required to pass language testing with a minimum ILR score of 3/3/3. The primary skill required is the ability to conduct specialized collection of Korean Science and Technology (S&T) publication articles and patent applications, including the full Korean language text of both, in response to Government guidance. Thus, prior experience in the subject areas is a strong plus. Conduct supplementary research from Korean language sources on equipment and technologies identified. Have sufficient language proficiency and performance skills to recognize which articles and patents are relevant to the topics of interest and to translate selected technical documents upon request. Applicants who lack subject matter experience in these areas MUST be willing to acquire the relevant knowledge for long-term success. Applicants with previous U.S. government experience translating these topics will be considered, even if they do not meet the educational requirements.
MUST BE a US Citizen.
MUST HAVE a current and active TS/SCI Security Clearance.
MUST BE fluent in near - Native or Native Korean.
MUST HAVE strong English language skills and ability to compose clear, concise English composition.
MUST possess strong cultural knowledge
MUST demonstrate experience with internet research and using Microsoft Applications.
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.
Job Category Linguist
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 180939BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.