Chinese Linguist

Job Locations US-VA-Reston
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 7 months ago(3/6/2023 9:16 AM)
Location : Location
Potential for Remote
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI
Job Requires Relocation
Job Requires Relocation


SOSi is seeking a Chinese Linguist in Reston, VA. The ideal candidate will be responsible for the full range of activities in processing material or participating in situations requiring advanced capability to perform translation, transcription and interpretation tasks in support of the customer.


  • Duties may include independently monitoring and researching various media to identify relevant Chinese language web content, performing translations of various types of documents, transcribing information into summaries, interpreting from Chinese into English, and responding to other assigned tasks.


  • Ability to obtain TS/SCI security clearance.
  • Bachelors Degree (ideally completed in native country).
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Chinese translation.
  • Candidates must possess native or near native competency in Chinese.
  • Candidates must possess excellent English written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience in using SharePoint and Microsoft Office.

Preferred Qualifications

  • An active TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph.
  • Masters degree in a related field or MBA.
  • Experience in a scientific or research field.
  • Experience in open source research.

Working Conditions

  • Travel OCONUS on a TDY basis is a requirement for some of the languages under this program.
  • Candidates must be able to support the program 24/7 when on travel.

SOSi is an equal employment opportunity employer and affirmative action employer. All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


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