Junior Computer Assisted Translation Specialist

Washington, DC
Aug 22, 2023
Sep 21, 2023
Full Time
Location: Washington, DC


IntelliBridge is an award-winning national security company looking for a Junior Computer-Assisted Translation (CAT) Specialist to support our contract with a Federal Law Enforcement Client to assist in streamlining and enhancing operational workflows and supporting the implementation of CAT software, machine translation, and optical character recognition (OCR) as a part of the translation workflow. The selected employee will work with the linguist user base and relevant stakeholders as directed by the Program Manager’s priorities.

As a direct employee of IntelliBridge, you would receive a benefit package that includes health/dental/vision insurance coverage, 401K with company match, PTO & paid holidays, and annual tuition/training assistance. For more information, please visit our website.


Active Top Secret clearance is required at time of application. Candidate must have the ability to successfully complete a Counterintelligence (CI) Polygraph examination if successful CI Poly has not been recorded within the past five years.

  • Assist in managing translation projects using CAT tools and workflows.
  • Assist in pre-processing translation projects by applying OCR, preparing source files, and extracting text.
  • Manage and maintain translation memories (TM) and terminology databases (TB).
  • Train users at basic and intermediate levels on the use of CAT tools in person and via Skype.
  • Provide user support by troubleshooting workflow issues via email, Skype and in person.
  • Generate, track, and analyze metrics to provide solution recommendations.
  • Gather end-user requirements to generate business and technical requirements.
  • Participate in internal and external technical exchanges to provide and receive updates.
  • Document and maintain user guides for different CAT tools.

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in science, technology, engineering, or foreign language).
  • Ability to grasp new technical concepts quickly and adapt to technology changes.
  • Ability to communicate technical ideas to be understood by laypeople (written and spoken).
  • Experience using Microsoft Office (Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Access/Outlook) and SharePoint
  • Linguist translator experience and/or Language Service Provider (LSP) experience.
  • Experience using CAT tools (preferably Trados or Lilt).

Preferred (but not required) Qualifications:
  • Experience with managing translation memory, performing alignment, and providing formal/informal training and/or user support of CAT tools.
  • Experience with managing terminology database.
  • Experience with OCR software.
  • Project Management skills or experience.
  • IT troubleshooting and tech support.
  • Experience in the Law Enforcement or Intelligence communities.

About Us:

IntelliBridge delivers IT strategy, cloud, cybersecurity, application, data and analytics, enterprise IT, intelligence analysis, and mission operation support services to accelerate technical performance and efficiency for Defense, Civilian, and National Security & Federal Law Enforcement clients.

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