Camber Corporation Senior Translator - 17265 in Fairfax, Virginia

Senior Translator - 17265

Position Location Fairfax, VA

Requisition # 17265

# of Openings 55

HII-Mission Driven Innovative Solution (HII-MDIS) provides mission-critical engineering and technical service to Information Technology, Federal Civilian, and National Security, Aerospace & Defense and International government and commercial customers at over 100 locations worldwide.

HII-MDIS is currently seeking qualified candidates to support an upcoming anticipated contract. We are seeking to build a cadre of experienced and interested personnel to fulfill contract obligations upon award. HII-MDIS requests only applicants that meet job requisition requirements apply. Qualified candidates will be contacted for additional information.

HII-MDIS is currently seeking Senior Level Translators to work in a "virtual workforce environment" for our customer located in the Northern Virginia area.

Duties and Responsibilities (to include but not be limited to the following):

  • The Senior Translator shall possess core linguist skills and are proficient in reading, listening to, and comprehending one of the foreign languages identified in the below with the primary objective of translation into English. These personnel shall be called Translators. Translators shall be responsible for accurate translations and summaries of foreign languages. They shall communicate in English orally and in writing. They shall translate in accordance with designated style and quality standards. All US-based contractor personnel submitted for translator positions shall take the language translation performance test.

  • The Senior Translator performs the full range of activities in processing material or participating in situations requiring an advanced professional capability (A score of 4 to 4+ for translation into English on the ILR scale) in requisite professional disciplines.

  • A translator at the Senior level can successfully apply a translation methodology to translate a wide variety of complex texts that contain difficult, abstract, idiomatic, highly technical, and colloquial writing.

Qualifications and Experience :

Required –

  • At least, 3-5 years’ experience working in translation/linguist services

  • A score of 4 to 4+ for translation into English on the Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) scale.

  • US Citizen

  • BA/BS Degree with either/or Foreign Affairs, Language, History, Economics, Journalism concentration

  • Language ability in one of the following languages: Arabic (Modern Standard and all dialects); Chinese-Cantonese; Chinese-Mandarin (all dialects); Chinese-Shanghai/Wu; Chinese-Fukien/Taiwanese; Japanese; Korean; Afrikaans; Danish; Dutch; Flemish; French; Haitian Creole; Italian; Lingala; Norwegian; Portuguese (Brazilian and European); Romanian; Spanish; Swahili (Kiswahili); Swedish; Albanian; Lithuanian; Amharic; Macedonian; Armenian (Eastern and Western); Malay; Azerbaijani; Malayalam; Baluchi; Marathi; Bengali; Mongolian; Bosnian; Nepali; Bulgarian; Panjabi (Punjabi); Burmese; Pashto; Cambodian (Khmer); Persian/Farsi; Cebuano; Polish; Chechen; Russian; Croatian; Serbian; Czech; Sindhi; Dari; Slovak; Estonian; Slovenian; Ewe; Somali; Finnish; Tagalog; Georgian; Tajik; German; Tamil; Greek; Tausug; Gujarati; Telugu; Hausa; Thai; Hebrew; Tibetan; Hindi; Tigrinya; Hungarian; Turkish; Igbo (Ibo); Turkmen; Indonesian; Uyghur; Javanese; Ukrainian; Kazakh; Urdu; Kirghiz; Uzbek; Kissi; Vietnamese; Kurdish; Yoruba; Lao; Zulu; Latvian (Lettish)

Preferred –

  • Experience in the Intelligence Community

  • Experience with multiple IC organizations

Security :

  • All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.