Linguistic Analyst

11 - 15 years experience  •  Aerospace / Defense

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Herndon, VA
11 - 15 years experience
Aerospace / Defense
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17

Job Description

Boeing is seeking a motivated and experienced Linguistic Analyst for a legacy language based project with a native level fluency in one of the following languages:Swahili, Somali, Tuareg, Hausa, African French, or Urdu. You will be part of a linguistic analytical team providing operational language/translation support to in a highly fluid and fast paced environment for a commercial client in Herndon, VA.
You must be proficient at reviewing and analyzing complex foreign language source material for content and significance; transcribing/translating advanced graphic and/or voice language material into modern American English or a targeted language in either verbatim or gisted format; providing detailed assessments of current events based on the collection, research and analysis of open source information foreign language material; providing quality control of transcripts and translations; preparing and providing quality control of reports; preparing and presenting detailed and unique technical briefings; and sharing language expertise. You should be adept in multiple social media platforms.
You may also perform activities across analytical linguistic disciplines including but not limited to; linguistic review, analysis and reporting; all-source analytic research, training and reporting; analytic methodology development, training and application; employment of various analytic capabilities. You may assist in developing and maintaining relationships and partnerships with customers, stakeholders, peers, and partners.
You must be able to adapt when facing changes in the work environment while maintaining effectiveness. Seek new areas for learning while creating and taking advantage of those opportunities. As a member of a team participate in the completion of goals. Provide an individual or groups with clear information or ideas through a variation of media. With any work situation be open to try unique ways to deal with problems.
Responsibilities:

  • Reviews and analyzes foreign language source material for content and significance
  • Transcribes/translates advanced graphic and/or voice language material into modern American English or a targeted language in either verbatim or gisted format
  • Prepares assessments of current events based on the collection, research, analysis and interpretations of classified and open source information foreign language material
  • Provides quality control of transcripts, translations and reports
  • Develops and implements translation methodology and quality control procedures and standards
  • Drafts and presents technical briefings
  • Shares language expertise
  • Operates transcription equipment.

 

***This position is contingent upon program/customer concurrence.  Candidates must be willing to undergo a rigorous background check.***

 

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.


Division
Autonomous Systems
Relocation Assistance Available
No. Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit.
Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be fluent (written and verbal) in one of the following languages:Swahili, Somali, Tuareg, Hausa, African French, or Urdu.
  • 3 or more years of experience with Open Source Technology
  • Willing and able to obtain a U.S. Government security clearance 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Adept with multiple Social Media platforms
  • Current US Secret Clearance or higher

Typical Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor's and typically 10 or more years' related work experience, a Master's degree and typically 8 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Security Clearance:

  • Willing and able to obtain a U.S. Government security clearance

 

This position requires an active (or ability to obtain) U.S. Security Clearance, for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.

Job ID 1700008013

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