COLSA Corporation Cleared Arabic Social Media Analyst (AFRICOM) in Tampa, Florida
Cleared Arabic Social Media Analyst (AFRICOM)
COLSA Corporation is currently seeking cleared candidates for Arabic Social Media Analyst positions in Tampa, FL to support AFRICOM.
*This position will require participation in 24/7 on-call work schedules as per customer direction and the candidate selected must be willing and able to work those hours as needed. Participation in both normal business hours and on-call schedules will rotate based on client-driven requirements. * The selected applicant will read, analyze, and draft communications regarding regional and ideological discussions in specified foreign language media environments. The analyst will develop and maintain close familiarity with designated regional issues and be able to draw upon publicly available online information resources. The analyst will analyze current media statements or postings to predict trends and identify key communicators. The analyst will demonstrate high-level reading and writing capability in the assigned language, incorporate custom social media solutions to understand online environments and communicate trends effectively. The analyst may assist in operations planning. Working knowledge of online social media and different technologies is required. The analyst will keep documentation such as notes, informative papers, and/or white papers written in English. Some travel may be required.
Bachelor's degree or higher, preferably in related field, military intelligence training or equivalent experience
Minimum of 3-5 years of related experience
Proficiency in reading and writing in Arabic. (2+ for heritage speakers; 3 for native speakers)
Outstanding English communication and writing skills.
Working knowledge of desktop applications, world-wide-web, etc.
Demonstrated use (professionally or personally) of social media platforms
Aptitude to learn and utilize new software capabilities
Proficiency in foreign language(s) and/or intercultural communications
Valid and current DoD clearance
Knowledge of additional languages and cultural nuances relevant to the AFRICOM AOR.
Experience in or directly applicable to MISO and/or open source/social media analysis and reporting.
Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. COLSA Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.
Tampa, Florida, United States