Details for Job Order Number 887304:
Job Title: Arabic Analytic Linguist
Clearance Level Requirement to Perform Job: Must be able to obtain a DoJ security clearance
Clearance Level Requirement to Apply:
All U.S. Citizens with Language skills are encouraged to apply. Applicants with a current clearance recognized in JPAS will process the quickest.
Location: Boston/New England Area
Reports To: Site Lead
Analytic Linguists provide transcription, translation, monitoring, interpreting, validation, summarizing, and other analysis/linguistic services.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Analytic Linguist Duties include:
Listen to or read lawfully intercepted foreign language communications.
Perform immediate verbal summaries, then subsequent written or type summaries into English language.
Render the spoken word of a language into the written form of the same language, then save the results on a government-owned computer storage device and or in printed formant.
The transcription will be predominantly spoken in Arabic and written in English but may include to a lesser degree other languages as described therein.
Render the spoken word or written word of one language into the written form of another language.
The translation will be predominantly spoken or written English but may include to a lesser degree other languages to English.
Translate spoken words orally and simultaneously or consecutively from Arabic to English or translate spoken words from English into Arabic.
A review conducted by someone other than the individual performing the original translation, transcription or the quality control review of the specified original work in order to attest to the accuracy of the final work.
To provide a typed concise and accurate synopsis of oral or written communications intercept that contains the identity of the speakers or correspondents and allocations and events mentioned that pertain to the subject of the communication.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Write and speak Arabic in clear and concise grammar and pronunciation.
Ability to produce idiomatic translations of non-technical material using correct syntax and expression from English to Arabic and vice versa.
Ability to conduct consecutive, accurate translations/interpretation of on-going conversations/activities
Education and/or Experience:
Interagency Language Round Table (ILRT) Level 3 Arabic and an advanced working proficiency in English (ILRT Level 3 based on the DLPT 4).
Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office Suite.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well within group problem solving situations; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar; Varies writing style to meet needs; Presents numerical data effectively; Able to read and interpret written information.
Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.
Prioritize and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Plans for additional resources; Sets goals and objectives; Develops realistic action plans.
Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Accepts responsibility for own actions; Follows through on commitments.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
The employee will normally work in a temperature- controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
Acclaim Technical Services is an EOE.