AECOM Quality Control Linguist (Swing Shift) in Chantilly, Virginia

Business Line Government

Position Title Quality Control Linguist (Swing Shift)

United States of America - Virginia

Chantilly

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking experienced Linguists with the following languages:

ARABIC, DARI, KOREAN, PASHTO, RUSSIAN, URDU

Position is contingent upon award.

FULL TIME SWING SHIFT POSITION

Active TOP SECRET SCI U.S. government security clearance required.

  • The Quality Control Linguists conduct and prepare accurate written gists, translations, and/or transcriptions, of general and technical material, consisting of hand or type written, audio, and/or video language material and documents in hard copy and electronic formats, using correct syntax and expression from the specific foreign language and in English, in a manner that maintains the integrity and meaning of the material.

  • QC Screeners must quickly scan and process a large amount of material in a foreign language for critical and essential elements of information.

  • QC Screeners provide input to media exploitation team members in the production of written reports developed from target material utilizing the specific foreign language, such as providing a (summarization of key points), summary, transcript or written translation of the material.

  • QC Screeners leverage technical automated information system skills, such as word processing and data entry, to be used in conjunction with written translations, use advanced language software programs, and participate in forensic processing.

  • QC Screener reviews the work products of other linguist/screeners to ensure they adhere to NMEC standards forquality.

  • QC Screeners must provide feedback regarding the work and the quality of screeners, as well as, input into potential improvements in the existing translation and screening process to optimize quality.

  • QC Screeners are also responsible for ensuring that linguist resources, term bases and glossaries are updated to reflect the most accurate terminology.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be a U.S citizen with an active top Secret SCI clearance required.

  • Minimum of general professional proficiency (3) in the foreign language and a minimum of general professional proficiency (3) in English.

Preferred Qualifications

  • General professional proficiency plus (3+) or higher

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Linguist

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187850BR

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.