Principal Training Specialist (TS/SCI w/ Poly Required)

Annapolis Junction, MD
Apr 20, 2017
Sep 12, 2017
Full Time
General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) is looking for a Principal Training Specialist to develop, organize, and conduct training and educational programs for customer and program personnel supporting a mission centric 24x7 enterprise operations & data center(s) infrastructure. The candidate will provide training and educational services to stakeholders in multiple geographic regions. The candidate will perform the following duties


Develops, organizes, and conducts training and educational programs for customer personnel.

  1. Coordinates the development and delivery of complex training programs and related materials in support of customer training objectives.

 2. Establishes and reviews course content and objectives.

 3. Conducts training sessions and develops criteria for evaluating the effectiveness of training activities.

 4. Maintains records of training activities, participant progress, and program effectiveness.

 5. Updates course documentation on a regular basis to ensure timeliness and relevance.

 6. Provides work leadership to lower level employees, including evaluating the effectiveness of their training presentations and programs, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

 7. May serve as technical team or task lead.

 8. Conducts research into new training, educational, and multimedia technologies.

 9. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

 10. Participates in special projects as required.

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

  • Must possess a current TS/SCI polygraph clearance
  • 8-10 years of directly related experience in the development and delivery of technical training programs.
  • Support the 1st shift work schedule in a 24x7 Operations Center

  • Knowledge of ITIL processes.Advanced knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in the development and delivery of training programs. Advanced knowledge of relevant technologies as required. Demonstrated effective presentation and communication skills. Ability to serve as technical team or task lead. Experience with ServiceNow or other service desk ticketing tools.Knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in computer troubleshooting and support.Knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications. Ability to communicate technical information in a clear and concise manner.Professional certification in one or more specific technologies may be required, depending on job assignment such as ITIL Foundations required, etc.


 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 - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.