AECOM Somali Cleared Linguist in Chantilly, Virginia
United States of America - Virginia, Chantilly
AECOM is seeking to immediately interview and to hire cleared Somali 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 Somali language skills. Linguists will be required to pass language testing with a minimum ILR score of 3/3/3. The candidates will be required to translate and transcribe foreign-language text and audio into English. Preference will be given to candidates who are able to type in one of the required languages, and in real-time, via social media, text message, email, and other form, and therefore should be familiar with current Web-based communication technologies or have the ability to quickly learn and incorporate this expertise into their work. Preference will also be given to candidates whose skills allow them to engage in casual, informal written or verbal conversation with native speakers. Candidates who can also speak in their foreign language are encouraged to apply.
Must be a US Citizen.
Must have a current and active TS/SCI Security Clearance.
Must be fluent in near - Native or Native Somali.
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
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Linguist
Business Line Management Services
Business Group Management Services Group (MS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 218027BR
Clearance Required Yes
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.