Raytheon is seeking highly motivated and experienced Cultural Analysts to support a language based project for a commercial client in Herndon, VA. Successful candidates must have a native level fluency in one of the following languages:Swahili, Somali, Tuareg, Hausa, African French, Urdu, Arabic, Pashto, Bahasa/Indonesian and Turkish. The Cultural Analyst will be part of a linguistic analytical team providing operational language/translation support in a highly fluid and fast paced environment.
Primary responsibilities include:
•Review and analyze complex foreign language source material for content and significance.
•Transcribe/translate advanced graphic and/or voice language material into modern American English or a targeted language in either verbatim or gisted format.
•Provide detailed assessments of current events based on the collection, research and analysis of various data sources.
•Provide quality control of transcripts and translations, and prepare quality control reports.
•Develop and implement translation methodology and quality control procedures and standards
•Prepare and present detailed and unique technical briefings while providing language expertise.
•Perform activities across analytical linguistic disciplines including but not limited to: linguistic review; analysis and reporting; all-source analytic research, training and reporting; analytic methodology development, training and application; employment of various analytic capabilities.
•Operate transcription equipment.
•Develop and maintain relationships and partnerships with customers, stakeholders, peers, and partners.
•8+ years of relevant work experience as a linguistic analyst
•Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline (equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of education)
•Must have a native level fluency in Swahili, Somali, Tuareg, Hausa, African French, Urdu, Arabic, Pashto, or Bahasa/Indonesian
•Qualified applicants must be prepared to complete a written assessment and listening/speaking assessment at the time of the interview. Candidates may also be requested to provide additional writing samples in the target language.
•This position is contingent upon program/customer approval. Candidates must be willing and able to undergo background check and security processing.
•Adept with multiple Social Media platforms
•Maintain effectiveness and adaptable to changes in the work environment
•Seek new areas for learning and be open to unique ways to solve problems
•Able to work individually and as a member of a team to complete team goals
This position can be salary grade G09, G10 or G11 based on the candidate’s qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position. This is multi-level requisition as A05 and/or A06 candidates will be considered
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, Virginia. The business area generated approximately $6 billion in 2016 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.
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