LINGUIST List 13.733

Tue Mar 19 2002

Jobs: Translation: Asian Languages, for NSA in HI USA

Editor for this issue: Heather Taylor-Loring <>


  1. NSA, Asian Languages: National Security Agency, Hawaii USA

Message 1: Asian Languages: National Security Agency, Hawaii USA

Date: 18 Mar 2002 21:55:08 -0000
From: NSA <>
Subject: Asian Languages: National Security Agency, Hawaii USA

Rank of Job: n/a
Areas Required: Asian Languages
Other Desired Areas: linguists
University or Organization: National Security Agency
Department: n/a
State or Province: Hawaii
Country: USA
Final Date of Application: open
Contact: NSA

Address for Applications:
Office of Recruitment and Hiring, MB, P. O. Box 1661, Suite 6779
Fort Meade
MD 20755-6779 

The National Security Agency is the Nation's cryptologic organization.
It coordinates, directs, and performs highly specialized activities to
protect U.S. information systems and produce foreign intelligence
information. A high technology organization, NSA is on the frontiers
of communications and data processing. It is also one of the most
important centers of foreign language analysis and research within the
Government. We currently have immediate openings available in our
Hawaii location for individuals who are proficient in Asian

As an NSA Linguist, you will be involved in activities that focus on
research translation, transcription, reporting, and analysis of
materials of national concern. You may be involved in projects that
have global ramifications. 

A linguistic career with the NSA develops your ability to evaluate
communications, taking into account cultural and political factors of
current and historical value. You may also be called upon to further
your understanding of a culture in which a certain language is spoken,
expanding your horizons more than a comparable career in business,
commerce, or academia normally would. In short, your language skills
will make a world of difference here. 

Let's speak about your advancement potential. As an NSA linguist you
may take on additional research and reporting responsibilities; apply
for field assignments abroad; elect to teach at our National
Cryptologic School using live language broadcasting via SCOLA
(Satellite Communications for Learning Association); learn new
languages at our National Cryptologic School or through reimbursed
language courses at prestigious local colleges and universities... 

The NSA advantages are hard-to-ignore important work, real-world
impact, strong growth potential, and the world's best language

For consideration, please forward your resume and cover letter to Please indicate Source Code NTLA in the subject line.
You may also apply directly to the National Security Agency, Office of
Recruitment and Hiring, MB, P. O. Box 1661, Suite 6779, Ft. George G.
Meade, MD 20755-6779 or send fax to (410) 854-4593. 

Reasonable accommodations provided to applicants with disabilities
during the application and hiring process where appropriate. To
request an accommodation contact the Disabilities Affairs Office at

An Equal Opportunity Employer, the NSA is committed to cultural
diversity in its workplace. Position open to U.S. citizens only and
employment is contingent upon successful completion of a security
background investigation and polygraph. For more information about
the NSA, please visit our web site at:
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