Liguistic/Cultural Analyst SME - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon High Consequence Missions is seeking Linguistic/Cultural Analysis Subject Matter Experts to support customer requirements. Linguistic/Cultural Analysis SMEs support fusion of tactically acquired exploitation data with national intelligence in order to support the development of intelligence and academic products that provide a deeper understanding of the irregular warfare environment.
Travel – Position will require CONUS and OCONUS travel.
“Applicants resumes must be tailored to answer position requirements”.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Leverage language and cultural expertise to exploitation analysts for explaining the subtle nuances in the Arabic language and Arab culture.
  • Search, triage, translate, and assist with the declassification of captured enemy documents.
Required qualifications:
  • Position requires a Top Secret/SCI clearance.
  • Fluent in writing, reading and speaking Native-level Arabic language ability; fluent in Modern Standard Arabic and several Arabic dialects including: Levantine, Gulf, Iraqi, Moroccan, Bedouin, and Yemeni. (DPLT3/3/3 or better proficiency)
  • 10 years’ experience in the conduct and preparation of accurate written gist's, translations, and/or transcriptions of general and technical material, consisting of hand or type written, audio, and/or video language material and documents in hard copy and electronic formats, grammatically and idiomatically correct in order to maintain the integrity and meaning of the material in accordance with Intelligence Community (IC) standards;
  • 10 years’ experience writing and speaking in clear and concise grammar and pronunciation in the specific foreign language and in English at levels equivalent to specific dialects in the target material
  • 10 years’ experience in word processing, data entry, utilization of advanced language software programs and participation in forensic processing; excellent command of grammar, colloquialisms, and idioms of the foreign language
  • 10 years’ experience utilizing knowledge of the cultural, social, and political environment in which the language is used

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.