CACI International Chinese Linguist in Suitland, Maryland

Job Description

What You’ll Get to Do:

Join a high performing team on the cutting edge of innovation in intelligence collection, analysis, and production. As a Chinese Mandarin linguist, you will be in integral part of a team forging its way into a new realm in intelligence addressing some of our client’s highest priority requirements. You will perform focused research and translation in the native language and work with a team of analysts in support of US military forces in the INDOPACOM area of responsibility. Subject matter expertise is an important analytical component of this position. Knowledge of INDOPACOM operations and the Chinese military will contribute to mission success.

Additionally, you will contribute to the continued successful growth and development of a dynamic program fusing collection and analysis to provide operational and strategic mission support.

These Qualifications Are Required:

  • A current, active TS/SCI clearance.

  • Four or more years of experience working in the military and/or intelligence field with a minimum fluency of DLPT 2L/2R (or equivalent using the ILR scale) in Mandarin Chinese within the last three years or two years of experience working in the military and/or intelligence field with demonstrated native fluency of DLPT 3L/3R (or ILR equivalent) in Chinese Mandarin.

  • Two or more years of experience translating various textual and audio forms of Chinese Mandarin including academic publications, grey literature, colloquial, and slang terminology.

  • Two or more years performing open source research in Chinese Mandarin.

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience writing succinctly at the college level and advanced skills in using Microsoft Office and compatible programs.

  • Two years of experience translating terminology that relates to naval military operations.

These Qualifications Are Desired:

  • Proven experience providing innovative solutions to complex problems

  • Experience in the information technology and/or cyber realm

  • Advanced skills and expertise in open source research

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

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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.