Urdu/Hindi Linguist (Oconus)

Group SSI Washington , DC 20319

Posted 3 weeks ago

SSI is an 8(m) economically disadvantaged woman owned small business (EDWOSB), providing cleared professionals and solutions for the Department of Defense, Department of State, Special Operations, and Intelligence Community. SSI provides instructors, cultural advisors, linguists, interpreters, translators, subject matter experts, advisors, mentors, role players, training support specialists, training delivery officers, intelligence analysts, counterintelligence (CI) specialists, technical support, field technicians, security professionals, logistics specialists, operations coordinators, budget specialists, administrative support specialists, emergency medical technicians (EMT), exercise controllers (EXCON), mission managers, project managers, program managers for a wide variety of mission critical requirements.

This position will be stationed in Kuwait (Ali Al Salem Al Mubarek Al Jaber Air Base).

Essential Functions & Responsibilities/Description:

  • Comprehend the SCRL language as spoken and written, speak both of the SCRL required language(s) and English.

  • Familiarity with the cultural context of both the SCRL and English

  • Working knowledge of terminology in specialized fields

  • Observe protocols applicable to different settings

  • Master the modes applicable to these settings

Minimum Education/ Experience:

All linguists must be Category II (CAT II, SECRET), and have a minimum Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) level three (3) proficiency in their SCRL.

  • Active Secret Clearance

  • At least 21 years of age

  • Possess a current passport (passport shall be at individual or contractor expense)

  • Pass a standard physical examination that includes, at a minimum: medical history, height, weight, blood pressure, HIV antibody and chest X-ray

  • Physically capable of performing duties, functions and activities

  • Comply with all security requirements

  • Comply with necessary theater clearance, training, immunizations and medical requirements

Mid Atlantic Professionals Inc., DBA/SSI is committed to providing equal opportunity to all associates without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, sex, age, national origin, or physical disability. The Company is committed to provide reasonable accommodation (including making change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternative format) to qualified individuals with disabilities to apply for a job or to perform a job. To request reasonable accommodation please contact HR Department at Recruitment@groupssi.com or 301-540-8864.


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