DOMEX Ukrainian & Russian Linguist

Employer
Valbin
Location
Bethesda, MD
Posted
May 11, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
CAT II/III European Language LinguistsValbin 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.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 US 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 AreaMAIN 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.REQUIRED SKILLS:* MUST have previous document translation experience supporting the US 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 US 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. To apply please visit our online career center at: to submit a formal application and enable a complete evaluation of qualifications and eligibility review. PLEASE READ THE POSITION'S REQUIRED AND DESIRED SKILLS CAREFULLY TO ENSURE YOU QUALIFY BEFORE APPLYING