Transcribes and/or translates source material, both printed and audio, provides analysis and reporting of translated foreign language source material.
We are accepting applicants for current and future Linguist / Language analyst opportunities with our company. Applicants will be considered for both open positions and in support of contract proposal preparation.
Scan, gist, translate and transcribe foreign-language text and audio into correct, idiomatic English.
Conduct consecutive and accurate translation, transcription, and interpretation of on-going conversations and intelligence collection activities into, from and between the target language and English.
Provide accurate idiomatic translations of non-technical material using correct syntax and expression from English to the target language or vice versa.
Perform document exploitation (scan, research, and analyze foreign language documents for intelligence information).
Provide the cultural and ethnic context of translations and interpretations and provide advice on the cultural and ethnic significance of statements, conversations, situations, documents, etc.
Positions require linguists to work shifts and may include 8 hours/day, 5 days/week; I 0 hours/day, 4 days/week; or similar types of shift schedules.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE/ SKILLS/ABILITIES/EDUCATION:
Experience as a professional translator and/or interpreter.
Candidates must have the ability to type and knowledge of basic computer applications.
Candidate must be able to achieve IRL or DLPT level 3 in reading, listening and speaking of the target language and English.
Ability to supplement interpretations and translations with information pertinent and specific to professional fields such as medicine, scientific, engineering, legal, etc.
Technical writing and editing skills.
Previous experience working with the U.S. Government.
Working proficiency in web-based communication technologies to include social media, Sharepoint and Microsoft Office applications.
REQUIRED SECURITY, CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, and/or REGISTRATIONS:
Bluehawk, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer EOE Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity