Translator/Language Analyst

CACI - Fairfax, VA3.9

Job Description

What You’ll Get to Do:
Apply your linguistic and analytical skills for mission-driven roles. You will provide translation, transcription, and/or interpretation of foreign language communications, such as technical manuals, periodicals, audio files, and conversations into grammatically correct English. You will either serve as sole linguist or be part of a team of linguists supporting CONUS and/or OCONUS operations.

More About the Role:
In addition to translating and/or transcribing printed and audio source material, you will provide simultaneous and consecutive interpretation, provide analysis and reporting of translated foreign language source material, and provide quality control of junior linguists. You will also prepare and update databases of translated source material, scan intercepted data, and determine if pertinent to mission requirements.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Ability to obtain a TS/SCI Clearance with Polygraph

Minimum of ILR Level 3 proficiency in:
Arabic (Levantine)
Arabic (Modern Standard – MSA)
Arabic (MSA) with Kurdish (Sorani or Kurmanji)
Arabic (MSA) with French
Arabic (MSA) with Turkish
Kurdish (Sorani or Kurmanji)
Minimum three (3) years’ professional experience conducting translation, transcription, translation, and/or interpretation.
In-depth knowledge of the geopolitical, regional, ethnic, and cultural components of target language geographical areas.
Ability to pass an advanced English test.
Master use of MS Office and internet research.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Current TS/SCI Clearance with adjudicated Polygraph
Bachelor’s degree.
Previous military experience.
Command of one or more regional dialects.


What We Can Offer You:
  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.