Operational Language Analyst, Level II

FORT GORDON, GEORGIA

1/16/19

1/16/20

Description

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

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements
TS/SCI FS Poly (CI Poly is acceptable but must be able to pass a Full Scope Polygraph).
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent education required
Must be able to demonstrate within the past 2 years performance at ILR Level 3 in both audio translation AND text translation from the required language(s) into idiomatic, standard American English
Equivalent of 4 years’ full-time combined cryptologic language processing, related language, and/or related cryptologic experience.  
Performing of the following tasks constitutes acceptable cryptologic language processing experience:
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
Drafting intelligence reports
Performance of the following tasks constitutes acceptable related language experience:
Oral interpretation
Written translation
Audio translation
Audio transcription in the required language
Document Exploitation that involves gisting/translation
Teaching the required language
Performance of the following tasks constitutes acceptable related cryptologic experience:
Target development
Network analysis
Speaker identification
Language identification
Documentation exploitation that involves sorting/categorizing/language identification
In lieu of Bachelor’s Degree an additional 4 years’ directly related, applied, practical work experience may be substituted
At least 3 years’ experience shall be in performing Cryptologic Operations language processing; no more than 1 year can be in a combination of related language experience and related cryptologic experience
At least 3 years’ experience shall be in the required language(s); of this, at least 2 years’ must be in cryptologic language processing; no more than 1 year can be in related language experience
At least 2 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 2 years at ILR level 3 missions/topics in the required language(s)
At least 1 year experience in the required language(s) must be in performing quality control review of ILR level 3 audio translations and/or text translations
No more than 1 year experience in which reporting was the primary job duty
At least 1 year experience mentoring/training junior personnel
At least 1 year experience typing, using English and appropriate foreign language fonts and keyboards
At least 1 year experience in the required language(s) must be within the last 2 years

Desired Requirements

Languages:
Arabic (Levantine)
Arabic (Yemeni)
Arabic (Iraqi)
Arabic (Maghrebi)
Persian Farsi
Pashto
Russian
Chechen
Somali