Senior Training SME

Clearance Level
Norfolk, Virginia
San Diego, California
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Training and Development

Training Programs

REQ#: RQ170860
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline
Job Description

Join General Dynamics IT and be a part of a team that solve some of the world's most complex technical challenges.  Fleet Deployment Training Program Support (FDTPS) team is seeking a Senior Training SME to support this vital program with positions available in the Tidewater area, VA, San Diego, CA, Mayport, FL and Everett, WA. 

The FDTPS team provides dynamic, quality afloat training to Navy and Marine Corps personnel to ensure a combat ready force capable of performing a broad spectrum of maritime missions. Special emphasis is placed on training Carrier and Expeditionary Strike Groups and Amphibious Squadrons staffs and their supporting forces prior to a deployment to ensure they are combat ready.

Duties include:

  • Subject matter expert for respective task requirements (e.g. Academics, Warfare Area(s), Program or Policy support)
  • Training manager
  • Developing training curriculums
  • Conducting fleet/ joint training assessments to identify gaps, training needs and solutions
  • Delivering training in person and/or online
  • Developing and modifying training event/exercise scenarios
  • Managing training projects
  • Team and/or project leader
  • Designing custom training to meet training objectives
  • Public speaker and presentation skills
  • Engaging Senior Staff at the Flag Officer/Director/Manager level
  • Handling multiple priorities and interruptions with minimal impact on productivity/deliverables
  • Perform duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's of Science Degree
  • 8 years relevant experience (10 years if no Bachelor’s degree)
  • Specific warfare area knowledge required for different positions such as Integrated Air and Missile Defense, Ballistic Missile Defense, Anti-Submarine Warfare, Surface Warfare, Information Operations and Information Warfare, Intelligence, Strike Warfare, Maritime Security Operations, Electronic Warfare, Cyber Warfare, Knowledge Management, Space Operations, Amphibious Warfare and Expeditionary Warfare.

Security Clearance:

  • DoD SECRET or Top Secret/SCI Eligible

● Full-flex work week to own your priorities at work
● 401K with company match
● Comprehensive health and wellness packages
● Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
● Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holiday

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

10 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $60,549 - $101,109. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
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About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.