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The Defense Group at Leidos is seeking a Senior Technical Trainer to be based out of San Diego, CA and who’s primary responsibility will be to support the AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 Modernization Training program by training US Navy Sailors in the function, operation, and basic tactical employment of newly fielded hardware and software configurations used in the US Navy Surface Force. This work will be performed in the classroom using lecture methods and simulator systems, onboard US Navy vessels for pier-side training, and at-sea embarked for limited duration on US Navy vessels.
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Responsibilities – Work you’ll do:
Continuously remain current on latest variants, procedural changes, and tactical/technical documentation changes that affect training products, presentations, and events.
Assess fielded training approaches, methodology, techniques, and products to help ensure their effectiveness and efficiency for customer needs.
Selection of new and potentially non-traditional technologies, processes and procedures to produce and deliver mission support training materials.
Support Training Development efforts as needed, including curriculum development for evolving customer needs.
Development, testing, and fielding of Training Systems and Solutions, including on site activation.
Support similar Training Conduct and Training Development for Foreign Military Sales customers, as needed.
Collaborate with colleagues and apply background experience to ensure training events are conducted in accordance with internal and customer standards.
Lead training missions to remote customer sites and US Navy ship’s or installations worldwide, coordinating customer requirements and team requirements as needed.
Support Training Development efforts and other assignments as required by customer need.
Required Experience, Skills, and Education:
Bachelor’s degree and 8+ years of prior relevant experience or Master’s degree with 5+ years (additional experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree).
Technical, operational, and training experience with AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 Systems, preferably ACB13 and later.
At least 4 years of AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 or similar system working experience, including operations and organizational maintenance duties.
Hold NEC 805A (Instructor) or similar. Documented training experience may be acceptable on case-by-case basis.
Excellent written, oral, and presentation skills.
Proficient in MS Office products, especially Power Point, Word, and Excel.
Travel will be required for this position.
Preferred Experience, Skills, and Education – Favorable if you have:
Navy Master Training Specialist (NEC 8MTS or equivalent) qualification or equivalent experience.
Situational Awareness Workstation Operator (SAWO) (NEC V94B) training and qualification.
AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 Sonar Supervisor (NEC V56B), ACB13 or later.
Surface Ship Anti-Submarine Warfare Specialist qualification (NEC V44B).
Creative Thinking skills and strategic mindset.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance.
Pay Range:Pay Range $57,850.00 - $89,000.00 - $120,150.00
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