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|Linguists and Cultural Advisors in various languages || ||ALC || ||Rockville MD 20852 USA || ||Full Time, Contract|
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ALC is currently seeking Linguists/Cultural Advisors for an opportunity in the National Capital Region for the following languages: Arabic (Middle East), Arabic with a North African dialect, Arabic with a Yemeni dialect, Farsi, Pashto, Urdu, Russian, Chinese, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Indonesian/Malaysian, Turkish, and Swahili. This position may require occasional travel to CONUS locations.
You will be responsible for the following:
•Applying foreign language and cultural expertise, area knowledge, advanced computer use and web research expertise to provide near real-time tactical Open Source. Intelligence (OSINT) from social media information and social media analysis in support of current operations.
•Conducting both large scale media analysis and in-depth comprehensive research and assessments of specific targets.
•Searching for and gathering information on a wide variety of social media sites; including, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Wikimapia and perform geo-location of pertinent data.
•Being aware of key personalities operating in your area of interest and having the capability of researching your presence on social media sites.
•Being knowledgeable of the most commonly used social media sites in different regions of the world and demonstrating proficiency in accessing relevant information from these sites.
•Continually updating existing methodologies through research of new social media sites and search tools.
•Using all open sources of information to include (but not limited to) foreign open media sources, Internet websites, newspapers, press agencies, television, radio, and specialized publications.
•Synthesizing and organizing information recovered to provide high-impact, actionable intelligence.
•Applying in-depth knowledge of computer use, web searching and information gathering to a broad range of foreign media to identify trends and patterns.
•Identifying and tracking key threat web sites.
•Evaluating and assessing information value, translate text, audio, and video materials from the media, and integrate this information with all source analysis and network databases.
•Researching and analyzing the media and internet environments in countries or regions and prepare analyses that describe and explain subtle relationships and trends.
•Delivering reports, briefings, and presentations as required.
If you meet all of the above prerequisites, please forward your most recent resume to email@example.com.
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To be eligible for these positions you must:
•Be a High School graduate (Bachelor’s degree desired but not mandated)
•Possess knowledge, expertise, experience, and well-developed online searching skills related to foreign Internet, websites, media and social media sites with necessary language and cultural understanding to explore, assess, and provide meaningful and actionable information to current and future efforts
•Possess advanced comprehension of web browsers and browsing, search engines, and advanced search queries
•Demonstrate experience in critical thinking and analytical skills to determine trends and patterns from an adversarial perspective
•Demonstrate cultural knowledge expertise
•Demonstrate Open Source experience (Highly desired but not mandated)
•Have undergone an Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) or Single Scope Background Investigation Periodic Review (SSBI-PR) within the last five (5) years that was favorably adjudicated;
•Have no break, greater than 24 months, in military service, federal civilian employment or access to classified information under the Industrial Security Program
•Possess a current Top Secret security determination
•Possess a Sensitive Compartmented Information determination
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||Linguists, Translators & Interpreters, Counter Intelligence & /SIGINT/HUMINT/MASINT
||10% of the time
||Top Secret/SCI with Full-scope Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI with CI Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI, Top Secret/SSBI
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