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Seasoned Arabic Linguist and Translator with a proven track record of success in interpreting and translating complex political, military, and cultural documents between Arabic and English. Expertise in capturing cultural subtleties, nuances, and emphasis to support counterintelligence mission objectives. Active Top Security Clearance.
Secret Security Clearance
Translation, Interpretation, Transcription
3/1/2011 – Current
Global Linguist Solutions – Herndon, VA / Bahrain
Translate political, economic, military and cultural information between Arabic and English.
Provide operational contract linguist support for military operations and interpretation services during interviews, meetings, and conferences.
Interpret and translate spoken communications and transcribe and analyze verbal communications.
Scan, research, and analyze foreign-language documents for key information; translate and review foreign-language documents; identify and extract information components meeting military information requirement list criteria.
Capture cultural subtleties, nuances, and emphasis, including sociocultural essentials embedded in texts.
Identify and summarize factual information and abstract concepts, and recognize difference between colloquial text and technical terminology.
8/1/2007 – 3/1/2011
Infinite ABM, LLC – Washington, DC
Provided translation, interpretation, and related language services to US service and support personnel engaged in humanitarian, peacekeeping, contingency, and combat operations worldwide.
Conducted accurate and consecutive translation, transcription, and interpretation from Arabic to English.
Translated various syntax and expressions, including colloquial and slang phrases.
Advised on cultural and ethnic significance of statements, conversations, situations, and documents.
Accurately scanned, researched, and analyzed foreign-language documents.
Farsi Linguist (Government Services Group)
8/1/2004 – 8/1/2007
Leidos – Reston, VA
Processed materials and translated complex text containing difficult, idiomatic, and colloquial writing.
Reviewed other linguists’ work to ensure accuracy and maintain quality of written expression.
Bachelor of Arts, Arabic Language and Culture
California University of Pennsylvania — California, PA
American Translators Association