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Job #: R-00111889
Location: Dahlgren, VA
Category: Technical Trainer
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 10%
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $3,000
Group: Defense

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Job Description

Gibbs & Cox, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is the largest independent naval architecture and marine engineering firm in the United States. Since our founding in 1929, 24 classes of combatants and nearly 7,000 vessels have been built to Gibbs & Cox designs. We proudly support military and commercial clients in the U.S. and internationally with all phases of marine design, construction, and lifecycle management. Our passion is solving our customers’ 21st century maritime challenges with quality and integrity.

Currently we are searching for a Full-time Experienced Electronic Warfare Tactical and Technical Trainer to support Combat Systems training and readiness in Dahlgren, VA.  

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develops; organizes; and conducts combat systems and weapon system employment, training and educational programs for personnel assigned to AEGIS Platforms.
  • Serve as the Electronic Warfare Mission Package Coordinator and SLQ-32 Console Operator (EWCO) instructor to train Sailors in tactical and operational employment of the AEGIS combat system and associated weapons systems. 
  • Review and analyze Aegis Combat System Engineering Capabilities and Limitations and U.S. Navy Operational and Tactical doctrine.
  • Integrate and conceptualize the execution of Doctrine optimizing the application of ship's Combat Systems capabilities and limitations in a dynamic operational tactical environment.
  • Utilize shore-based training systems requiring dynamic training and assessment of watch standers during integrated scenarios.
  • Conducts training sessions and develops criteria for evaluating the effectiveness of training activities.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years US Navy surface warfare combat systems/platform experience with carriers, DDGs, CGs, LCS, large deck, smaller amphibious ships or land based test sites. Experience as an Operator Supervisor or Maintenance Technician desired.
  • U.S. Citizenship and Active Secret Security Clearance are required.
  • Ability to write clear, concise, and easily readable technical correspondence to document reviews of technical recommendations following technical reviews and collating of comments.
  • Articulate in oral and written presentations; possess high organizational skills and the ability to multi-task to meet deadlines.
  • Experience working dynamic programs with fluctuating scope and integrated coordination of multiple engineering disciplines.
  • Possess an understanding of US Navy system architecture and combat systems across logical, functional, hardware, software components.
  • Possess operational knowledge of US Navy combatants, weapon systems, and threats.
  • Additionally, must have strong interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with the team and customers. 
  • Two (2) years’ experience with Microsoft Office Suite applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) is preferred. A formal degree or the combination of education, technical certifications, training or work/military experience supporting engineering or analysis experience is always a plus.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • B.S. or Advanced Degree in engineering, analysis, or related discipline desired but not required.
  • Experience with training and readiness of Navy vessels
  • Experience in surface and air warfare soft kill
  • NECs (C02A, C04A, or C05A)
  • Master Training Specialist

Pay Range:

Pay Range $48,750.00 - $75,000.00 - $101,250.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 45,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022.  For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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Beware of fake employment opportunities using Leidos’ name. Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information during any part of the employment application process (i.e., ask you for money), nor will Leidos ever advance money as part of the hiring process (i.e., send you a check or money order before doing any work). Further, Leidos will only communicate with you through emails that are generated by the Leidos.com automated system – never from free commercial services (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail) or via WhatsApp, Telegram, etc. If you received an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information (e.g., about you or your previous employer), and you are concerned about its legitimacy, please make us aware immediately by emailing us at [email protected].

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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