Training Specialist II

Clearance Level
West Des Moines, Iowa

REQ#: RQ118789

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

We are GDIT. As one of the largest IT and mission services providers to the government, we own our opportunities to better enable healthcare organizations to identify theirs.

You can make GDIT your place. You make it your own by turning obstacles into action. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an important role in providing the technologies and services that millions of healthcare professionals depend on, every day. Our work depends on a Training Specialist II joining our team to support the CMS Quality Data Analytics and Services (QDAS) contract.

A Training Specialist:

Assesses, designs and conceptualizes training scenarios, approaches, objectives, plans, tools, aids, curriculums, and other state of the art technologies related to training and behavioral studies. 

Identifies the best approach training requirements to include, but not limited to hardware, software, simulations, course assessment and refreshment, assessment centers, oral examinations, interviews, computer assisted and adaptive testing, behavior-based assessment and performance, and team and unit assessment and measurement.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Preparing and/or conducing training programs, teaching classes, holding seminars and facilitating discussion groups.
  • Designing, developing, organizing and delivering training programs to train all levels of personnel.
  • Developing tests and visual aids, conducting training classes, and develops criteria for evaluating effectiveness of training activities.
  • Preparing and facilitating training on technical topics related to data, analytics, machine learning, Natural Language Processing and Artificial Intelligence.
  • Overseeing the planning and designing of instructional methods and materials.
  • Overseeing the delivery of remote or in-person training classes, seminars, self-study, lectures, demonstrations, simulation exercises and discussion groups for customers, other contractors and/or employees.
  • Developing measurement tools to evaluate the effectiveness of instruction or training interventions.
  • May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals.


  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 2+ years of experience
  • Conceptual knowledge of data projects, environments (including AWS), analytic tools, machine learning, Natural Language Processing and Artificial Intelligence.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • US Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust
  • Experience with telecommuting, working from a home office

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Medicare Quality Programs
  • Experience in the Health Care Industry


About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.