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Korean Linguist / Dayton Ohio

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Mission Essential seeks:
Korean Linguist

Mission Essential is accepting applications for Korean Linguists to provide foreign language interpretation and translation services at Wright Patterson Air Force Base supporting the HLT program of the AFRL.
The Human Language Technology (HLT) Program of the 711th Human Performance Wing (711 HPW) of the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)  at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base conducts research and development activities in a broad range of HLTs.  In particular, the HLT program conducts efforts in multilingual multimedia information extraction and retrieval that involves work in automatic speech recognition, machine translation, and natural language processing tasks such as named entity detection and tagging.  To provide data annotation, transcription and translation to support this research, the HLT program requires linguists fluent in the various languages to be investigated.
Minimum Requirements
Linguists may be requested to perform interpretation services (i.e., the interpretation of oral communication to and from English and a Target Language), if qualified. Interpretation includes, but is not limited to, consecutive, escort, telephonic, and voiceovers.  Interpreter forums may include meetings, conferences, seminars, briefings, training, military operations, law enforcement, intelligence and operational support. Additionally, linguists supporting low-density Target Languages may be asked to process workflow functions, such as performing Quality Assurance (QA), when not utilized for interpretation and translation purposes.

• U.S. Citizenship
• Experience in Linguistics must be clearly identified on Resume (minimum 3-5 years’ experience)
• Computer Skills and Social Media Understanding (Facebook, Twitter, web browsing, email, chat, skype, etc.)
• Understanding of Current World Events
• Interpret and translate at an ILR level minimum of 3 or higher to and from Korean and English
Desired Requirements
U.S. Citizenship
Mission Essential considers all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Mission Essential is an EEO/AA employer and a VEVRAA Federal Contractor. Read our Privacy Policy


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