Company Overview

For 30 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in Reston, VA, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.

All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

1-190801-9384: Social Media Analyst-Sinhala (Tampa, FL)
LocationU.S. - Florida - Tampa
Open Date8/1/2019

SOSi is seeking a Social Media Analyst (Sinhala) to join our Intelligence Solutions Group in support of USSOCOM in Tampa, FL. The candidate will conduct web-based social media engagement operations leveraging his/her cultural, linguistic, and web support operations experience in the Indo-Pacific Region to disseminate information products to target audiences outside the United States. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, working both independently and as an important member of the team. This candidate will support the on-site Program Manager to execute the engagement operations on behalf of the Web Support Program in addition to reporting to the Engagement Operations Task Lead for the Indo-Pacific Region.


  •         Serves as a fluent Sinhala social media analyst within the USINDOPACOM portfolio of a web-based MISO program.
  •         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 online media environments
  •         Analyzes current media statements or postings to support trend analysis and identifies key communicators
  •         Monitors the status and growth of information communication technologies to make recommendations for technological changes or improvements to the program
  •         Applies linguistic and cultural expertise for quality control purposes
  • Current DOD Secret Clearance
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related business or technical discipline
  • Requires 1 - 3 years of related experience, including supervisory experience and experience coordinating engagement with foreign audiences to counter violent extremist
  • Possess Sinhala language proficiency equivalent to ILR 4 in listening/speaking/reading
  • Familiarity with PSYOP/MISO policy issues and practices is highly preferred
  • Familiarity with Combatant Command operational environments is preferred
  • Strong written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
  • Proficiency in other Microsoft Office applications


  • Normal office working conditions with possible requirement to lift and/or move objects or packages of up to 25 lbs
  • Periods of non-traditional working hours including consecutive nights or weekends when necessary