Mandarin Language Analyst, Suitland, Md, Must Possess TS/SCI Clearance – March 2022 Placement

Suitland, Md

Job Description

Classification:  TS/SCI

Synertex LLC is seeking Mandarin Language Analysts for an ONI contract with 2 years remaining.  This is the opportunity to be part of an effort that will explore new technologies and sources of information having a potential high impact on the nation’s security.  You will be part of a team of linguists, analysts and technicians examining cutting-edge technologies and potential threats to vital U.S. systems and programs, providing advanced warning and context to senior decision makers and program managers. As a Technical Translator, you can expect to spend approximately 80% of your time translating targeted Mandarin-language publications and other publicly available information as requirements dictate and approximately 20% in performing research on new information sources.  The successful candidate will have familiarity with a wide range of technical terminology and technical disciplines with an emphasis on space sensors, space platforms and command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) disciplines.

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Mandarin Language Analyst – TS/SCI Clearance Required (


  • Analysis experience with the China AOR
  • Ability to research emerging technologies such as AI and Space/Counter Space Technology
  • Experience with MS Suite – specifically experience with MS Excel

Mandatory Qualifications

  • TS/SCI
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Mandarin DLPT 2 score (or better) Experience with MS Suite – specifically experience with MS Excel
  • Experience with Analyst search and analysis tools (ability to search databases, perform open source research, work with tools like Palantir or Analyst Notebook)
  • Experience researching and presenting information in a coherent way to senior leadership
  • Strong writing and communications experience