Bachelor's degree or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience.
Department of Defense TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Trainer - (LD) The position provides an opportunity to enhance the performance and profitability of an organization that supports some of our nation’s fundamental defense services. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
The Trainer will develop and provide training material to the various users of an application, a graphical GUI used for tracking and reporting on data. The trainer will produce a Getting Started training section, which should have a high-level video on “First Steps” and serve as an automated “Project Demo”.
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
•Having very strong experience, uses professional concepts and company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways
•Works on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors
•Exercises very strong judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results
•Networks with key contacts outside own area of expertise
•Creative, innovative responsibilities requiring advanced decision-making skills
•Determines methods and procedures on new assignments and may coordinate activities of other personnel (team lead)
•May provide work direction to other employees
•Lacks authority to discipline or reward
•Domain expert in one or more areas for instruction
•Has completed a military or commercial instructor certification course, or equivalent
•Very strong ability to perform all responsibilities associated with the position
•Grasps and applies new information quickly
•Handles more complex assignments
•Shows initiative on assignments, exercises independent judgment and professionally executes projects with little direction
•Very strong knowledge of applicable subject matter and equipment assemblages being trained and of applicable laboratory training aids, interactive multi-media training technologies and other tools and devices used to conduct training
•Very strong knowledge of training processes: design, development, production, and documentation/control
•Very strong knowledge of applicable company policies and procedures
•Very strong understanding of business issues and company initiatives
•Very strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
•Very strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills
•Ability to interact independently and without technical support with senior military personnel or government representatives in the analysis of complex technical information and interpret it into usable instructions for the intended audience
•Ability to independently install and maintain hardware and software associated with the assigned duties of the position
•Ability to use various software applications including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint to produce training materials
•Ability to recognize learning problems and to address each appropriately
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran