CACI International Operational Language Analyst (Cryptologic Linguist) 3 in Augusta, Georgia

Job Description


The Operational Language Analyst performs tasks required to process voice and/or graphic language materials in support of SIGINT Operations.


  • Bachelor of Arts (BA)/Bachelor of Science (BS) degree or equivalent.

  • Performance at skill level 3 in both audio translation and text translation (per the ILR [Text] Translation and Audio Translation skill level descriptions) from the required language(s) into idiomatic standard American English. Skill level shall be documented within two (2) years prior to resume submission.

  • Equivalent of ten (10) years full-time combined cryptologic language processing, related language and/or related cryptologic experience in the required language(s): Arabic -“ Levantine (AP); Arabic -“ Yemeni (AU); Arabic -“ Iraqi (OG); Arabic -“ Maghrebi (AM); Persian Farsi (PF); Pashto (PU); Russian; Chechen; Somali.

  • Performance of the following tasks constitutes acceptable cryptologic language processing experience: Within Cryptologic Operations: scanning and sorting/categorizing foreign language materials; recovering essential elements of information; producing and performing quality control of gists, translations and transcripts; compiling and updating operational working aids and databases; and drafting intelligence reports.

  • Performance of the following tasks constitutes acceptable related language experience: oral interpretation (from the required language into English and vice versa); written translation (from the required language into English and vice versa); audio translation (from the required language into English): audio transcription in the required language; document exploitation that involves gisting/translation (from the required language into English); and teaching the required language.

  • Performance of following tasks constitutes acceptable related cryptologic experience: Within Cryptologic Operations: target development; network analysis; speaker identification; language identification; and document exploitation that involves sorting/categorizing/language identification.

  • In lieu of the Bachelor's Degree an additional four (4) years of directly related, applied, practical work experience may be substituted.

  • At least six (6) of the ten (10) years' experience shall be in performing Cryptologic Operations language processing; no more than four (4) years shall he in a combination of related language experience and related cryptologic experience.

  • At least six (6) of the ten (10) years' experience shall be in the required language(s); of this, at least four (4) years shall be in cryptologic language processing (no more than two 2) years shall be in related language experience).

  • At least three (3) of the six (6) years' experience in the required language(s) shall be in translating and/or transcribing, and gisting.

  • Experience translating and/or transcribing and gisting at least two (2) ILR level 3 missions/topics in the required language(s).

  • At least one (1) of the six (6) years' experience in the required language(s) shall be in performing quality control review of lLR level 3 audio translations and/or text translations, as specified in the ITO.

  • Reporting shall be the primary duty for no more than three (3) of the required ten (10) years' experience.

  • At least one (1) year experience mentoring/training junior personnel.

  • One (1) year experience typing; using English and appropriate foreign language fonts and keyboard.

  • One (1) of the six (6) years' experience in the required language(s) shall he within six (6) years of resume submission for work on the Contract.


Normal demands associated with an office environment. Ability to work on computer for long periods, and communicate with individuals by telephone, email and face-to-face. Some travel may be required. May spend a lot of time standing due to laboratory conditions.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.