Crypto Linguist

Los Angeles Recruiting Battalion

Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA
30+ days ago
Cryptologic Linguist


A cryptologic linguist is primarily responsible for identifying foreign communications using signals equipment. Their role is crucial as the nation’s defense depends largely on information that comes from foreign languages.

This is an entry level position with no experience necessary.

Position Responsibilities

As a Cryptologic Linguist, you will be responsible for identifying and analyzing foreign communications, provide translations to analysts, provide transcripts from foreign communications and identify changes in transmission modes and update the appropriate authorities. 
  • Complete the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB)
  • Complete the Defense Language Aptitude Battery (DLAB)
  • Attend Basic Combat Training (BCT) for 10 weeks with pay
  • Attend Advanced Individual Training (AIT) for 52 weeks with pay
Basic Qualifications:

  • Age - 17 to 34 years old
  • Education – High School graduate or GED holder; high school seniors also qualify
  • Citizenship - U.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident
  • Willing to undergo background and medical screening

  • Up to $40K bonus
  • Up to $115,000 for additional education benefits
  • 30 days vacation with pay per year
  • Additional living expenses for those who have dependents
Work locations include all 50 states, Germany, and South Korea.

When you are interested in finding out more about this position, please apply now and within 24-48 hours, you will receive an email/text from a recruiter to schedule your interview.

    About Los Angeles Recruiting Battalion:

    A common misconception about the Army is that Soldiers are trained only for combat situations, and are ill prepared for jobs in the civilian world. While its true the Army prepares each and every Soldier with the tools and abilities to defend the country in times of need, it also prepares them for much more. In fact, the U.S. Army is one of the most diverse career training institution in the United States, with support for thousands of jobs in more than 150 career fields. Through the Army Medical Department alone, a Soldier could train to become a family doctor, a dentist, a nurse, a veterinarian, or a surgeon among a plethora of other medical specialties. Are you interested in law, computer programing, logistics, public affairs, aviation, or financial managing? The Army provides training for all those careers and many, many more.

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    Los Angeles Recruiting Battalion