DDG 1000 Trainer at San Diego, CA - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)


  full-time   employee

San Diego
United States

General Dynamics Information Technology is actively seeking DDG 1000 Trainer at the Zumwalt Training Facility located in San Diego, CA for immediate start


Develops and conducts training and educational programs for Sailors in support of Zumwalt Training Facility in San Diego, CA. Training program requires ability to conduct traditional classroom instruction and support shipboard training inport; as well as training on the operational employment of Zumwalt Total Ship Computing Environment. Develops; organizes; and conducts training and educational programs for customer personnel.


Reviews and analyzes U.S. Navy Combat System Engineering Capabilities and Limitations, technical publications, U.S. Navy maintenance cards and conceptualizes the execution of system administration, troubleshooting and repair; optimizing the application of ship's Combat Systems capabilities and limitations.

  1. 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.  
  2. Prepares; reviews; and customizes curriculum lesson plans and instructor guide in support of traditional classroom teaching. 
  3. 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.
  4. Teaches moderately complex Navy Combat Systems training programs and related materials in support of ZTF training objectives.
  5. Periodically reviews course content and objectives.
  6. Conducts training sessions and develops criteria for evaluating the effectiveness of training activities.
  7. Maintains records of training activities; participant progress; and program effectiveness.
  8. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
  9. Updates course documentation on a regular basis to ensure timeliness and relevance.
  10. Participates in special projects as required.


Five (5) years of experience with the required system as either a maintenance technician supervisor or operator supervisor with responsibility for teaching the applicable system or function task to others in a journeyman level training environment. Of the five years, one (1) year of experience as an instructor in a Navy Training Environment, to include curriculum maintenance, writing learning objectives, preparing test items, evaluating instructional materials and the results of instruction and counseling students on academic learning problems.


Desired Qualifications:

ACNT, CSOOW and CSC on a networked Aegis or ZUMWALT Platform. 


CSTT technical or tactical qualification and experience. 


Prior instructor duty with NEC 9502 highly desired.


CISCO, Linux Red Hat, CompTIA and any relevant IT certifications


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.

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