New Job: European Language Linguists

Title:  European Language Linguists

Hiring Company: Valbin Corporation

Company Description:  Valbin Corporation is a leading language service provider to the government and private sector and is dedicated to delivering superior linguistic, analytical and cultural services to the diplomatic, defense, intelligence and business sectors.

Application Link: http://chp.tbe.taleo.net/chp01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=VALBIN&cws=1&rid=30&source=Indeed.com

Location: Tysons Corner, VA, United States

Industry: Lingusitics

Job Type: Full-Time

Application Deadline:  None Specified

Description:     

We are currently seeking well qualified CAT II/III European Language Linguists for several active contracts in the DC Metropolitan Area.

POSITION SUMMARY: The well-qualified candidate who has previously performed as a linguist for the U.S. Government or Military, will perform translation, interpretation, and transcription work at a professional level for a government intelligence agency. Candidates must be able to perform in a formal office setting with a fast-paced environment.

LANGUAGES SOUGHT:  Ukrainian and Russian languages required with an additional language skill from among the following: Spanish, Italian, French, German, Dutch, Slovak, Finnish, Norwegian, Danish, Slovenian, Polish, Arabic, or Persian.

JOB LOCATION: DC Metropolitan Area

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Reviewing raw, unfiltered media, including media containing potentially objectionable material.
  • Conducting and preparing accurate written gists, translations, and transcriptions of general and technical material.
  • Working with various materials consisting of: hand written, typed, audio, video language, hard copies, and electronic format copies.
  • Scanning and processing large amounts of material in a foreign language for critical and essential elements of information as defined by the customer.
  • Transcription, translation, and interpretation duties.

Qualifications/Skills:    

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • MUST have previous document translation experience supporting the U.S. Government Agencies or departments such as the Department of Defense, Department of State, FBI, NSA as a contractor or militaryservice member.
  • MUST have an active SECRET, TOP SECRET or TS/SCI security clearance.
  • MUST have minimum one year hands on document translation experience from Ukrainian/Russian into English and vice versa. Be willing to relocate to the DC/MD/VA region.
  • MUST have ILR level scores of 3 or higher in English and above mentioned target languages: Listening/Speaking, Reading, and Writing.

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • 2-3 years’ experience in the U.S. military as a linguist/translator with language training at the Defense Language Institute (DLI).
  • PLUS if they have at least 5 years’ experience as a professional linguist.
  • PLUS if they have a Bachelor’s Degree; advanced degree preferred with a technological background.

How to apply: Apply via company website. Or visit our online career center at: http://www.valbin.org/careers.html to submit a formal application and enable a complete evaluation of qualifications and eligibility review.

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