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Urdu Linguist - Cleared

Herndon, VA
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Urdu Linguist - Cleared

JobID: 23339-1218197

Location: Herndon, VA, 20172, USA

Description: **Business Line** Government

**Position Title** Urdu Linguist - Cleared

United States of America - Virginia


**Job Summary**

AECOM is seeking to IMMEDIATELY interview and to hire cleared Urdu 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 Urdu language skills. Linguists will be required to pass language testing with a minimum ILR score of 3/3/3. Program requires linguists with native and contemporary language, social, and cultural expertise. While not a necessity, an ideal candidate will have backgrounds in media production or research in media trends and analysis. Core task involve review of open source reporting and broadcast for translation and transcription into English. In addition, translation and interpretation from the source language into English and the reverse are required. 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 Urdu.

+ 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**


**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

**Country** United States of America

**Position Status** Full-Time

**Requisition/Vacancy No.** 174498BR

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.


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