Language Instructor – Russian

Cherokee Federal

San Antonio, TX

Foundry Training Language Instructor – Russian                                   

***This position requires an active TS/SCI with a Counterintelligence polygraph to be considered. ***


Cherokee Preting is seeking a Russian Language Instructor to develop, maintain, and deliver training material to drive intelligence goals, objectives, tradecraft, and standards. The Russian Language Instructor will provide lesson plans, presentations, and curricula in support of educational goals and maintain materiel within the assigned educational system.


Compensation & Benefits:

Pay commensurate with experience.

Full time benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other possible benefits as provided. Benefits are subject to change with or without notice.


Foundry Training Language Instructor – Russian Responsibilities Include: 

  • Develop, maintain, and deliver training material to drive intelligence goals, objectives, tradecraft, and standards
  • Provide lesson plans, presentations, and curricula in support of educational goals and maintains materiel within the assigned educational system 
  • Review emerging policy and doctrine publications, provides feedback, and assesses for incorporation into training products
  • Develops and maintain training records and tracking systems as required or designated by the Government
  • Provide direct language instruction to assigned and attached personnel
  • Train using job-related and general language materials that are designed to remediate, sustain, and enhance both mission-language skills and global language skills 
  • Develop language training curricula to meet training objectives
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Foundry Training Language Instructor – Russian Experience, Education, Skills, Abilities requested: 

  • Minimum of ten (10) years of experience in the Russian language
  • Knowledge of culture and military aspects of the Russian language
  • Minimum tested score of 3/3/3 proficiency on a DLPT or 3/3 equivalent on an equivalent testing standard
  • Native fluency in Russian language
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Comprehensive mission knowledge and skills that affirms completion of all developmental training and experiences
  • Ability to communicate understanding from information that may be incomplete, indirect, highly complex, seemingly unrelated, and / or technically advanced 
  • Ability to structure analysis based on trends in reporting and a range of analytic perspectives from other analysts, organizations, and intelligence disciplines
  • Ability to work independently with minimal oversight and direction
  • Ability to collaborate and work with other IC members on information sharing, driving collection, and addressing analytic disputes and conflict resolution
  • Ability to develop concise, insightful, and comprehensive products for defense intelligence
  • Must pass pre-employment qualifications of Cherokee Federal


Company Information:                                                                                 

Cherokee Preting provides support, services, and solutions to federal and commercial customers.  The company takes a personalized approach to solving our clients' toughest challenges, helping you make the most of your skills.  Cherokee Preting is part of Cherokee Federal – a team of tribally owned federal contracting companies.  For more information, visit



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Educational goals

Training development

Policy and doctrine publications

Language instruction

Training curricula


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