DDG 1000 ET II Trainer in San Diego, CA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/9/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    San Diego, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/9/2020
  • Job ID:
    RQ58551

Job Description

Join General Dynamics IT and be a part of the team of men and women that solve some of the world's most complex technical challenges. The CSCS team is seeking a DDG 1000 Trainer to join their program in San Diego, CA.

As the Trainer, you will provide dynamic teaching & training as well as assessments that require intermediate knowledge of U.S. Navy Combat Systems Capabilities and Limitations to the element level; 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.

Duties Include:

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

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree
  • 10+ years Electronics Technician and be an acknowledged / recognized expert in the functional areas of Communication Systems (UHF, SATCOM, HF),
  • RADAR Systems (Air and/or Surface).  Navigation Systems experience is helpful but not required.
  • Experience as an instructor of Electronic systems and/or sub-systems and responsibility for guiding the development of curriculum and other instructors.
  • Experience in a job that required researching, reading, and applying technical specification documents or tactical publications with responsibility for interpreting and translating content from the specifications to instruction.
  • Experience manipulating training systems for effective and correct presentation of learning objectives
  • General knowledge and experience as an instructor in a Navy Training Environment (NEC 9502), 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.
  • Experience interfacing with training systems/simulations for effective and correct presentation of learning objectives is mandatory.

Desired qualifications:

  • CSOOW on a surface or ZUMWALT Platform. 
  • CSTT technical or tactical qualification and experience. 
  • Prior instructor duty with NEC 9502 highly desired. 

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.  With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services. 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.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

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.