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Pashto Dari SCREENER Job

Date: Jul 29, 2014

Location: Vienna, VA, US

Company: Leidos

Pashto Dari SCREENER (Job Number:333260)

Description:


QC LINGUIST – National Capital Region

DESIRED LANGUAGES: Pashto, Dari, Secret and TS/SCI

The Mission Support Business Unit currently is soliciting experienced and highly qualified linguists in various languages to support a DoD customer in the National Capital Region (NCR). Linguists will work in a dynamic team environment performing various functions including but not limited to triage, gisting, translation, quality control, data base use, and reporting. Each linguist will be assigned to specific team functions based on personnel capabilities, maturity, and aptitude and may be promoted to new roles after a sufficient period of orientation and familiarization with project activities. Linguists may also be given the opportunity to participate in directed training to increase their mission related knowledge, cultural awareness, and linguistic skills. This exciting position also has the potential to allow linguists, on a temporary basis, to work on specialized projects and/or deploy on worldwide assignments.

CLEARANCE: Must currently possess a minimum Final Secret in JPAS. Current or recent DIA Access is a significant advantage and preferred. Must be able to pass a Poly and security Interview.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

- Ability to conduct and prepare accurate gists, translations, and/or transcriptions of general and technical materials

- Ability to write and speak in a clear and concise manner and pronunciation in the specified foreign language and English

- Maintain the integrity and meaning of translated material

- Achieve a minimum score of a 3 in respective foreign language and 3+ in English for Reading, Listening, Speaking, and Writing

- Ability to quickly scan and process a large amount of material in a foreign language for critical and essential elements of information

- Ability to provide input to other team members in the production of written reports

- Be proficient in MS Office programs and using a computer and devices

- Ability to use advanced language software programs

Qualifications:


A CANDIDATE WILL BE CONSIDERED HIGHLY DESIRABLE IF THEY POSSESS THE FOLLOWING SKILLS:

- Prior assignment(s) with the National Media Exploitation Center in CONUS and OCONUS

- Knowledge of the DIA and U.S. Intelligence and Law Enforcement Communities

- Proficiency in multiple languages

- Previous analytical experience

- Possess a U.S. Military or Intelligence background

- Hold an advance degree in one of the following fields: Engineering, Computer Science, Chemistry, Physics, Legal, Medical, Banking and Financing, Foreign Military

. High School education and 2-4 years of work experience needed

Leidos Overview:Leidos is an applied solutions company focused on markets that are seeing converging business and technological trends, and address basic, enduring human needs: defense and national security, health and life sciences, and energy, engineering and infrastructure. The Company's approximately 20,000 employees serve customers in the U.S. Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S. Government civil agencies and commercial health and engineering markets.

Job Posting: Sep 25, 2013, 12:53:02 PM
Primary Location: United States-VA-VIENNA

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI

Potential for Teleworking: No

Travel: None

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time


Nearest Major Market: Washington DC
Job Segment: Linguist, Physics, Top Secret Clearance, TS / SCI, Security Clearance, Bilingual, Science, Government