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Job #: R-00017291
Location: Springfield, VA
Category: Training
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence


Job Requisition:

Training Specialist – TS/SCI Required

Job Description:

Training Specialist – Training and Knowledge Management

Responsible for instructing customers or employees on a range of program or technology services, procedures, processes, techniques, tactics, products, or skills developments. Duties may include leading and/or participating in customer Technical Exchange Meetings (TEM) and various other forums to identify and prioritize training requirements; communicate training guidelines on new releases and technologies to customer and users; scheduling and coordinating training engagements; course definition; maintaining, updating, and developing or editing training material (documentation or instructional videos); instruction delivery; captures training metrics. Independently gathers facts and knowledge needed for training development from other subject matter experts (SME) or gold knowledge bases; conducts QA reviews of training materials. Keeps abreast of training and development research and new training methods and techniques.

•    Training delivery format is expected to be a mix of stand-up training, and development and maintenance of a set of instructional documentation (or brochures) delivered in MS Word and PDF formats
•    Training requirements may expand to also development and maintain Computer Based or Web Based training courseware, including related multimedia skills
•    Independently becomes a proficient user of customer conference room equipment and video facilities needed to successfully execute training requirements at scale, especially to conduct cross-site training
•    With Configuration Management support, manages training materials, across classification and releasability levels from a centralized repository
•    Maintains project schedule for training development, review, and engagements
•    Identifies and prioritizes gaps in training; works with SMEs to obtain needed information
•    Raises Export Control issues and concerns, and works with SMEs and program leadership to resolve
•    Regularly checkpoints work priorities and due dates across efforts
•    Fluent with MS Office and Windows desktop
•    Identifies opportunities to leverage existing training or SMEs to meet training requirements
•    Identifies opportunities for technology insertion and process improvement
•    Works independently on small to medium, typically low-complexity projects
•    Sets objectives and schedule needed to meet training objectives across efforts
•    May assist other professionals with tasks or research
•    Communicates with colleagues across multiple contracts and teams: customers, project managers, service delivery managers, system administrators, conference room support staff, SMEs, etc
•    Explains solutions, practices and procedures to others within the organization
•    Experience with Geospatial and Windows-10 implementations is helpfulExperience with knowledge of customer’s IT environment is helpful
Specific Job Description:
•    Provide requested training to customer and program personnel in a wide variety of customer selected program, process, and technology topics.

•    Responsible for maintaining, updating, and developing training materials and formally scheduling, coordinating, communicating, and conducting training sessions.

•    Training topics generally relate to any IT devices and new software or technologies affecting the customer and/or user, from personal devices to enterprise wide devices or support interfaces.

Education & Experience:

•    Requires a Bachelors Degree and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters Degree with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience.

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI



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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 33,000 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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