IT Training Specialist

Clearance Level
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ100097

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Regular
General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) a leading provider of systems engineering, integration, IT service operations and support solutions, is seeking talented professionals to deliver valuable services and solutions to our customers.  GDIT has a great team consisting of experienced and knowledgeable managers who lead and support the career development objectives of our employees.  Our employees consider the company to be a solid partner in their career, with an abundance of opportunities for advancement.GDIT has an opportunity for a dynamic and collaborative IT Training Specialist to join our team supporting the DOC Enabling Technologies project. This is part of a large initiative for the Department of Commerce (DoC) where GDIT has the primary responsibility of integrating several cloud-based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) providers with legacy DoC systems into a holistic shared services solution and deploying this solution across the 12 bureaus within the DoC.Primary Responsibilities
  • Collaborates with subject matter experts to identify audience’s training needs; collaborates with contractors or vendors to develop and administer trainings
  • Identifies best method of training delivery based upon training needs
  • Creates instructional goals and content by applying tested instructional design theories, practice, and methods
  • Creates training materials/aids (script, video, documentation, audio, computer graphics, etc.)
  • Facilitates trainings and develops criteria for evaluating effectiveness of training activities and measure effectiveness for continuous improvement
  • Instructs, supports, and provides various learning approaches that are centralized and decentralized, on-site and off-site, and train-the-trainer and train-the-help desk
  • Stays abreast of training and development research:  learning theory, motivation theory, and new materials, methods, and techniques
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent plus three years of related experience
  • Two or more years of experience with adult learning techniques and creating trainings
  • Experience with content development tools and/or software
  • MUST be a US citizen
  • Work on-site in Washington, DC (when COVID-19 restrictions are lifted and client returns to site)
Preferred Qualifications
  • Two or more years of experience administering curriculum and/or content in a Learning Management System
  • Training or Instructional Design certification
  • Experience working in scaled Agile framework team
  • Visual design skills and experience creating storyboards
  • Familiarity with ServiceNow and Microsoft Teams capabilities
  • Familiarity with service delivery operations, HR case processing and terminology 

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

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.

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.