Military Linguistics Analyst/Translator
Location: Washington, DC
Job Number: R0009935
Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.
Provide professional expertise through onsite consulting assistance stationed overseas and demonstrate excellent client delivery expertise by diplomatically coordinating and providing support to a military client end–user customer. Apply expertise in technical writing and comprehension in both English and Arabic and provide guidance and training. Demonstrate excellent teamwork expertise by collaborating with assigned onsite personnel. Convert documents from Arabic to English and from English to Arabic and write sentences that maintain or duplicate the structure and style of the original meaning while keeping the ideas and facts of the original meaning accurate. Transmit any cultural references properly, including expressions that do not translate literally. Work with other Arabic speakers on staff to corroborate the accuracy of the translation. Revise translations, as necessary and recommend the purchase of software tools and hardware to support the translation process. This position is not available for remote delivery and is located in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
-10 years of experience with converting oral and written information from Arabic to English and English to Arabic
-10 years of experience with translating Arabic to the English language
-Knowledge of Microsoft Office software in both Arabic and English, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
-Ability to take notes and interpret as soon as a sentence or sentences are completed orally
-Ability to obtain client site access through host–nation background check
-Ability to obtain a security clearance
-BA or BS degree in Education
-Ability to learn technical terms used during interpretation quickly
-MA or MS degree in Education or a related field
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
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