Camber Corporation Operational Support Linguist - 15632 in Washington, District Of Columbia


Operational Support Linguist (OSL)


  • The selected applicants will be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

  • TS/SCI Security Clearance with Polygraph

  • Native-level proficiency and/or advanced professional proficiency in one or more of the following foreign languages:Arabic, Pashto, Dari, Persian-Farsi, Spanish, Punjabi, German, Somali, Turkish, Hausa, French, Kurdish, Russian, Uzbek, Bengali, Indonesian, and Tajik;

  • Candidates must have passed either an Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) based language test or the Defense Language Proficiency Test (DLPT) V within 9 months of submission for consideration of a position.If not, candidates must be willing to test.Minimum scores shall be Level 4 according to the ILR scale for Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing.Exceptions may be granted for those candidates with military experience and/or IC experience and/or a background with DOMEX;

  • Analytical skills and computer systems aptitude at a level necessary to efficiently and effectively process large amounts of electronic documentation and material;

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • Ability to accurately screen and logically define or describe material content for reporting and uploading to NMEC databases;

  • Experience with quality control activities to include reviewing other linguists work for accuracy, and providing final editorial approval for reports and briefings;

  • Familiarity with the NMEC Exploitation System and processes

  • Willingness to work OCONUS on a voluntary basis

  • Proficiency in two or more of the languages stated above (or dialects of a language)


  • Conduct language and content examination of electronic media and written materials for screening and processing.

  • Preparing written gists, translations, and/or transcriptions of general and technical material. The material consists of handwritten or typed documents, audio, and/or video file formats.

  • Prepare written reports of findings for dissemination to team members and customers. Work will predominantly be at Government facilities located in the National Capital Region (NCR). Some work will take place at other offices, and at National Media Exploitation Center (NMEC) and Intelligence Community (IC) facilities worldwide..

About Us

Camber is now part of the Integrated Mission Solutions Group of Huntington Ingalls Industries Technical Solutions Division.

Camber Corporation employs a diverse mix of skilled professionals who apply their knowledge and experience to creating innovative new solutions for a variety of Government, commercial, and international customers.

Founded as an 8(a) company in 1990, Camber Corporation’s management had the entrepreneurial vision to recognize how existing and emerging technologies could help solve long-standing as well as newly identified problems in the public sector market.

Camber’s initial success with our first customers brought additional work resulting in the hiring of energetic and creative new employees. Within five years, Camber was named to Inc. ’s list of fastest growing companies in the United States (1995, 1996) specializing in: Aviation Sensors and Simulations; Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosives (CBRNE) research and development; training and logistical support; project management using Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS); training; and information technology support.

Camber graduated from its 8(a) status in 1998 and has continued to add highly specialized capabilities to its portfolio of services to include: Agile Software Engineering & IT; All Hazards; Modeling, Simulation and Training; Unmanned Systems, Intelligence Analysis and Operations; and Engineering and Management. We are accredited in national and international standards, including ISO 9001:2008, ISO 20000, and CMMI ML-3, and use these standards to ensure our services and products are consistent and of the highest quality.

Camber Corporation is headquartered in Huntsville, AL with a major workforce concentration in the Washington D.C. / National Capital Region and other locations in the U.S., Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

Camber Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled