Sr Specialist, Training - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (


  full-time   employee

United States

General Dynamics Information Technology is actively seeking Aegis Trainers in Norfolk VA for immediate start


Job Description:


Develops and conducts training and educational programs for Fleet sailors in support of Center for Surface Combat Systems in Norfolk, Virginia. Training program requires ability to conduct traditional classroom instruction and support shipboard training import; as well as training on the operational employment of Aegis Combat System. Develops; organizes; and conducts training and educational programs for customer personnel.

  1. Provides dynamic teaching & training as well as assessment that require intermediate knowledge of U.S. Navy Combat Systems Capabilities and Limitations to the element level.
  2. Reviews and analyzes U.S. Navy Combat System Engineering Capabilities and Limitations and U.S. Navy Operational and Tactical Doctrine and integrates and conceptualizes the execution of Doctrine optimizing the application of ship's Combat Systems capabilities and limitation.
  3. Conducts dynamic assessment of the sailors' abilities to comply with approved maintenance and operational procedures and thereafter provides formal appraisal of performance with recommendations for improvement and methods to maintain technical and tactical proficiency.
  4. Prepares; reviews; and customizes curriculum lesson plans and instructor guide in support of traditional classroom teaching.
  5. Documents the training conducted with specifics of the individual areas / watch station and is responsible for generation of a formal assessment of measure of success via written report.
  6. Teaches moderately complex Navy Combat Systems training programs and related materials in support of CSCS training objectives.
  7. Periodically reviews course content and objectives.
  8. Conducts training sessions and develops criteria for evaluating the effectiveness of training activities.
  9. Maintains records of training activities; participant progress; and program effectiveness.
  10. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
  11. Updates course documentation on a regular basis to ensure timeliness and relevance.
  12. Participates in special projects as required.


5-8 years of directly related experience in the development and delivery of technical training programs.


For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


Bachelor's Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work/military experience.