Operational Language Analyst (OLA) (Level 2)

Location: Augusta, GA
Date Posted: 05-03-2017
 Operational Language Analyst (OLA) (Level 2)
The Operational Language Analyst performs tasks required to process voice and/or graphic language materials in support of SIGINT Operations.

The Operational Language Analyst Level 2 shall possess the following qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA)/Bachelor of Science (BS) degree or equivalent.
  • Performance at skill level 3 in both audio translation and text translation (per the ILR [Text] Translation and Audio Translation skill level descriptions) from the required language(s) into idiomatic standard American English. Skill level shall be documented within two (2) years prior to resume submission.
  •  Equivalent of ten (10) years full-time combined cryptologic language processing, related language and/or related cryptologic experience.
    • Performance of the following tasks constitutes acceptable cryptologic language processing experience: Within Cryptologic Operations: 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; and drafting intelligence reports.
    • Performance of the following tasks constitutes acceptable related language experience: oral interpretation (from the required language into English and vice versa); written translation (from the required language into English and vice versa); audio translation (from the required language into English): audio transcription in the required language; document exploitation that involves gisting/translation (from the required language into English); and teaching the required language.
    • Performance of following tasks constitutes acceptable related cryptologic experience: Within Cryptologic Operations: target development; network analysis; speaker identification; language identification; and document exploitation that involves sorting/categorizing/language identification.
  • In lieu of the Bachelor's Degree an additional four (4) years of directly related, applied, practical work experience may be substituted.
  • At least six (6) of the ten (10) years' experience shall be in performing Cryptologic Operations language processing; no more than four (4) years shall he in a combination of related language experience and related cryptologic experience.
  • At least six (6) of the ten (10) years' experience shall be in the required language(s); of this, at least four (4) years shall be in cryptologic language processing (no more than two 2) years shall be in related language experience).
  • At least three (3) of the six (6) 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 two (2) ILR level 3 missions/topics in the required language(s).
  • At least one (1) of the six (6) years' experience in the required language(s) shall be in performing quality control review of lLR level 3 audio translations and/or text translations, as specified in the ITO.
  • Reporting shall be the primary duty for no more than three (3) of the required ten (10) years' experience.
  • At least one (1) year experience mentoring/training junior personnel.
  • One (1) year experience typing; using English and appropriate foreign language fonts and keyboard.
  • One (1) of the six (6) years' experience in the required language(s) shall he within six (6) years of resume submission for work on the Contract.
  • Active Security Clearance needed

Benefits:
  • 3 weeks of paid vacation, plus 10 Federal holidays paid off,
  • 401K Matching
  • Silotech pays for 75% of the employees medical coverage and 40% of the employee family's coverage.
  • Employee enrichment program. Silotech reimburses for successful completion of certifications.
  • Referral incentive bonus for new hires that are with the company for 6 months up to 3K.
Contact: Jimmy Vick  
email: jvick@silotechgroup.com cell:870-897-8903 office: 210-569-0957
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