AECOM Somali Linguist - Cleared in Herndon, Virginia

Business Line Government

Position Title Somali Linguist - Cleared

United States of America - Virginia

Herndon

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking to IMMEDIATELY interview and to hire cleared Somali LINGUISTS. Each qualifying candidate chosen will become a direct hire with AECOM and will be provided full benefits and opportunity for advancement. Linguist positions will be located in the Northern Virginia area and require near-native to native level Somali language skills. Linguists will be required to pass language testing with a minimum ILR score of 3/3/3. Linguist will be required to translate and transcribe foreign-language text and audio into English. Preference will be given to candidates who are able to type in target language, and in real-time, via social media, text messages, email, and other forms, and therefore should be familiar with current Web-based communication technologies or have the ability to quickly learn and incorporate this expertise into their work. Preference will also be given to candidates whose skills allow them to engage in casual, informal written or verbal conversation with native speakers. Candidates who can also speak in their foreign language are encouraged to apply. Candidate MUST be willing to travel.

Minimum Requirements

  • MUST BE a US Citizen.

  • MUST HAVE a current and active TS/SCI Security Clearance.

  • MUST BE fluent in near - Native or Native Somali.

  • MUST HAVE strong English language skills and ability to compose clear, concise English composition.

  • MUST possess strong cultural knowledge

  • MUST demonstrate experience with internet research and using Microsoft Applications.

Preferred Qualifications

N/A

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Linguist

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 152509BR