Language Enabled Research Analyst


Posted on 4/3/2023

Riverside Research

Riverside Research

501-1,000 employees

Provides advanced scientific research for US government

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics

Mid, Senior

Wright-Patterson AFB, OH, USA

  • Top Secret clearance with SCI adjudication
  • Bachelor's Degree in International Studies, International Affairs, Chinese Area Studies, Economics, Intelligence Studies, or similar, or a scientific or technical field
  • Minimum of five (5) years of relevant experience
  • Upper-intermediate to advanced language proficiency in Chinese
  • Experience conducting research in technical areas and/or in Chinese
  • Experience conducting research as part of a team
  • Experience with web-based research
  • Strong writing skills with experience writing technical research reports
  • Experience using Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Strong briefing skills with experience presenting material in a public forum
  • Self-motivated, independent, detail-oriented, responsible team player
  • Research and acquire technical data and information from foreign research publications, peer-reviewed journal articles, papers, and open-source venues
  • Catalog and tag data; organize information for storage and retrieval
  • Maintain a complete listing of research material to include, the title of the material; author, the origination date; language; the type of material (i.e. article, abstract, report, electronic media, etc.); and any other information necessary to identify the inventory of collected research data
  • Meet regularly with research team members to discuss research assignments
  • Analyze and prepare material for written documentation on the findings, to include verbal and written comments
  • Write summaries, assessments, and reports on research findings
  • Assist research team with identifying new and novel technologies in relevant research areas
  • Leverage expertise and language skills to assist other research team members with technical academic research
  • Assist research team with identifying relevant technical conferences, symposiums, academic exchanges, and meetings
  • Use language skills to provide document translations or summaries
  • Attend relevant conferences, symposiums, and academic exchanges, and meetings as needed
  • Prepare and presents formal and informal briefings on research findings
  • Assist with identifying and prioritizing areas that require more detailed evaluation
  • Perform routine clerical duties as instructed, if essential to the research activities
  • Other duties as assigned
Desired Qualifications
  • Master's Degree or current enrollment in a Master's program
  • Experience with advanced military technologies
  • Knowledge of Chinese political, military, and/or university systems
  • Knowledge of and/or experience with Chinese culture

Riverside Research is committed to advancing technological innovations like AI/ML, THz imaging, and secure systems that play a crucial role in supporting US government initiatives. Employees at Riverside Research are part of a leading team dedicated to the development and integration of cutting-edge systems that contribute significantly to national security and intelligence fields. The company's focus on high-impact scientific research and secure technologies makes it a standout place to work for those dedicated to technological excellence and security.

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Arlington, Virginia



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Comprehensive medical, dental, & vision plan

403(b) Retirement Plan

Non-contributory Retirement Plan

Flexible Spending Plan

Long-term Care Plan

Generous PTO

Parental Leave

Military Leave

Tuition Reimbursement

Student Loan Repayment

Identity Theft Protection

Life Insurance

Short & long-term Disability