Russian Linguist, TS/SCI & Poly Required - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-04
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Chantilly
Virginia
United States

Description

SAIC has an immediate requirement for an intelligence analyst with Russian language skills to support unique and dynamic operational requirements. Candidates must be able to prioritize competing requests in a time-sensitive environment. This position works in a cutting edge environment embedded with operations, and requires resourceful, creative, and bold officers that are willing to work the most challenging problems on behalf of customer and country. Opportunities for short duration travel may be available on an ad hoc basis.


Responsibilities will include:

  • Apply language skills to critical operations

  • Communicate and convey the flavor, nuances and subtleties of foreign language texts

  • Provide insights and observations that might be missed due to language comprehension issues

  • Produce summaries and reports in a variety of formats

Qualifications

  • Must have a current/active TS/SCI with Polygraph
  • Requires a Bachelor's degree.  5 additional years of experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • Minimum of 15 years of relevant Russian language experience
  • Shall have an excellent command of the grammar, constructions, and syntax of the foreign language
  • Shall be abreast of idioms, colloquialisms, slang, and have a sophisticated understanding of the cultural, social, and political environment in which the language is used

Desired Qualifications