AECOM Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) + Kurmanji in Chantilly, Virginia
United States of America - Virginia, Chantilly
AECOM is seeking to IMMEDIATELY interview and to hire cleared Modern Standard Arabic plus Kurmanji 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 MSA and Kurmanji language skills. Linguists will be required to pass language testing with a minimum ILR score of 3/3/3. The qualified candidate will be able to translate and perform consecutive interpretation between Arabic/Kurmanji and English. Interpretation may include individual meetings or conference-type settings. Work will be performed in a fast-paced environment. Linguist are expected to have expertise in a variety of topics ranging from technical to political and military vocabulary; an understanding of a variety of dialects/jargon is a plus. Translation work will require attention to detail and must meet high quality standards.
Must be willing to travel.
Must be a US Citizen.
Must have a current and active TS/SCI Security Clearance.
Must be fluent in near - Native or Native MSA and Kurmanji.
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.
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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
Job Category Linguist
Business Line Government
Business Group Management Services Group (MS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 196383BR
Clearance Required Yes
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.