AECOM Workflow Support Specialist in Chantilly, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Chantilly

Job Summary

  • This position is contingent upon contract award

  • Workflow Support Specialists will assist Translators and Exploitation Specialists with technology-enabled efforts. These may include Human Language Technology (HLT) activities that incorporate Computer Assisted Technology (CAT) tools, post-edited machine translation, adaptive machine translation, speech-to-text, and other advanced HLT capabilities; and data analytics activities that enable more efficient, timely, and in-depth understanding of trends, patterns, and relationships in large, diverse vernacular dataset. Workflow Support Specialist supports translation projects throughout the full life cycle, digitizing hardcopy material, creating project packages, assisting with assigning tasks to translators and editors, and managing and maintaining translation memories and terminology databases.

Minimum Requirements

  • 2 year technical degree or 3 years of experience in a similar role

  • Have in-depth understanding of establishing efficient and repeatable workflows and thoughtful integration of tools and automation

  • Understand data analytics approaches and the conditioning, baselining, and discovery of data

  • Ability to work independently and as a contributor to a virtual team

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Human Language Technology (HLT) such as computer assisted translation (CAT) tools, post-edited machine translation, and adaptive machine translation tools.

  • Knowledge of Open Source Intelligence collection.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Linguist

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 203363BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.