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Job #: R-00008832
Location: Madison, AL
Category: Technical Trainer
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

The primary function of this position is to assist the End User Training lead create a training cycle for NEST employees and NASA end users. Responsibilities include identifying training needs, developing educational curricula and material and increasing trainees' engagement with learning sessions. With the roll out of each new device or service the End User Trainer facilitates user training for new or updated NEST hardware, software, and services.

Provide system/application training to new users
Assist in the development of technical training courses for various levels (beginners, intermediate and advanced)
Help to coordinate product-related trainings, including presenting new features and simulating activities in a demo environment
Help develop collaborative relationships with internal functional departments
Remain current on industry standards and software operating environment
Ensure all NEST employees and all NASA End Users develop their technical skills and knowledge and are able to perform their daily tasks and solve clients' problems.

Basic Qualifications;
• Proven work experience as a Technical Trainier or similar role

• Experience in developing technical course content both for novices and experts with technology

• Knowledge of web-based learning platforms and modern educational techniques

• Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain technical terms using simple language

• Additional certification in training (e.g. Certified Technical Trainer) is a plus

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Requires BS degree and 2 - 4 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience or equivalent years of experience.


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .

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