Enterprise IT Training Specialist

Employer
Praxis Engineering
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Apr 06, 2021
Closes
Apr 10, 2021
Ref
1885656559
Hours
Full Time
What you will be doing!As an Enterprise IT Training Specialist, you will: * Support the design, development, and delivery of regular training classes for the Sponsor's enterprise intelligence production tracking application * Support the Agile requirements process for ongoing application development * Attend regular team meetings to discuss ongoing application updates and improvements * Consistently seek out and pass along application user feedback regarding the use of the application * Provide application user troubleshooting assistance as needed * Provide briefing and demonstration support as neededWhat you will need:- Demonstrated experience in designing, developing, and delivering software application training- Demonstrated experience in developing and delivering training materials- Demonstrated experience in designing technical course content- Demonstrated experience providing training via in-person sessions as well as via online videos and tutorials- Demonstrated serving in a "train the trainer" capacity- Demonstrated experience and working knowledge of web technologiesOptional Skills: - Certified Technical Trainer (CTT+) certification- Demonstrated experience working in an Agile development environment and consulting in a multi-project environment- Demonstrated experience using JIRA project management software- Demonstrated experience creating, drafting, and reviewing program documentation- Demonstrated familiarity with supporting user applications- Demonstrated strong coordination and collaboration skills with ability to work successfully across organizational boundaries- Knowledge of the sponsor's finished intelligence production processClearance:TS/SCI with appropriate polygraphWho are we?Praxis Engineering* was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Annapolis Junction MD - with growing offices in Chantilly VA and Aberdeen MD. Praxis Engineering is a consulting, product, and solutions firm dedicated to the practical application of software and system engineering technologies to solve complex problems. With over 400 employees supporting more than 50 contracts, Praxis brings together world class engineers with proven engineering best practices, domain expertise, commercial technologies and proven agile management approaches to create high value solutions aimed at helping our customers meet their most critical business and mission objectives. *Praxis Engineering is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics IT .Why Praxis? We are focused on continual learning and evolution. We don't do things because "that's the way we've always done things"; we listen to our employees and adapt to the changing marketplace. We look at the big picture and encourage our engineers to get training and certifications in emerging technologies that will help shape our customer's mission. We've been profitable year after year. We're always on the lookout for great engineers to join the team and we recognize that our employees are the heart and soul of what we do. We focus on recruiting talented people, treating them right, and then allowing them to do what they do best. No red tape. No micromanagement. Smart people want to work with smart people, and we love people who are passionate about what they do, and finding ways to do it better.And then there is the BenefitsCompetitive salaryOffice perks such as free soft drinks and snacks (both healthy and not-so-healthy)Praxis swag (annual gift certificate to purchase top brand Praxis apparel)Comprehensive health insurance plansParental leave401k contribution/match: combination of profit share/contribution (4%) and employer match (up to 4%) for a total of 8%.Annual bonus planFour weeks Paid Time Off + 10 holidays + comp time eligibilityTraining is a priority! Take advantage of our endless in-house training opportunities - or seek out vendor offered (paid) training opportunities like conferences, certification courses and seminars. Conferences (recently attended by Praxis employees): AWS Summit, IoT World, Black Hat and DefCon. Training & Certifications: Splunk, AWS, Big Data/Cloudera, VMWare, Scrum Master the list of certifications goes on and on! Praxis University: Cyber Research, Data Analytics, IoT, AWS and RedHat course offerings and hands-on training.We truly believe the right work-life balance can exist, and it's here at Praxis. Our work is extremely important, but your job is just a part of who you are. When you enjoy your life outside of our walls, you're at your best the next time you walk through our doors. We do all we can to assure that happens every day. Praxis Engineering provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants 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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