Farsi Linguist

Clearance Level
Military Operations
Tampa, Florida
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Open Source Research

Social Media

REQ#: RQ147740
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

We are GDIT. We provide solutions and deliver actionable intelligence to analysts, warfighters, policymakers, and more.

Make GDIT your place by being resourceful and delivering your best every day. Own your opportunity at GDIT and you’ll be a critical part of ensuring the safety and security of our nation. Our work depends on a Farsi Linguist joining our team to support client activities in Tampa, FL.

At GDIT, we get work done. As a Farsi Linguist supporting the client, you will be trusted to work on a social media program. In this role, a typical day will include:


  • Serves as a natively fluent Farsi Linguist supporting a social media program in Tampa, FL.

  • Develops and maintains expertise with designated regional issues and draws upon publicly available online information resources.

  • Reads, analyzes, and drafts communications regarding regional and ideological discussions in specified foreign language media environments.

  • Examines current media statements or postings to support trend analysis and identifies key communicators.

  • Demonstrates reading and writing expertise in the assigned language and incorporates custom social media solutions to comprehend online environments and communicate trends effectively.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of online social media and different technologies, and documents activities, notes, informative papers, or whitepapers written in English.

  • Supports operations planning.


  • 5+ years of Farsi Linguist experience required. Select candidates will be language-tested.

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred ; experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.

  • Current/active SECRET clearance required. 

  • Ability to work nonstandard hours and in on-call status for periods of time may be required.

  • Some travel may be required.


  • 401K with company match

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators

  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.