Category 1 Linguist
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Requisition ID: 11001700
Location(s): United States-x-International-Posting
Business Sector: Technical Services
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available
Number of Openings: 10
Shift: Multiple
Northrop Grumman Technical Services, Linguist Programs, is seeking to hire linguists with a native proficiency level in the Pashto/Dari and working proficiency in English for CAT I linguist positions in support of the DOD. Candidates must be US citizens or permanent residents.
Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) proficiency level 2 in English and 4/5 in the target language.
Ability to accurately perform timely interpretation, written translation of general and technical texts, and written transcription of aural communications from English into the target language and vice versa. Superior listening, reading, writing, and speaking skills in both English and the target language; advanced knowledge of idioms and grammar. Familiarity with local customs and culture; ability to provide advice on cultural, ethnic, religious, and political issues. Willingness to deploy to the Area of Operations and live in austere conditions. Computer literacy and familiarity with Microsoft Office suite.

Basic Qualifications:
Ability to pass the Counter Intelligence and Force Protection screenings. Candidates must pass multiple language tests, medical screenings and satisfy all relevant security clearance requirements. Some positions may require certain physical capabilities and the ability to lift up to 60 pounds.

Preferred Qualifications:
Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company whose 120,000 employees provide innovative systems, products, and solutions in aerospace, electronics, information systems, shipbuilding and technical services to government and commercial customers worldwide.

Northrop Grumman is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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