Northrop Grumman Flight Simulation Trainer 4 in Palmdale, California

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you.

As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Job Description:

Northrop Grumman Technology Services is seeking a Flight Simulation Trainer 4 based out of Palmdale, CA. As a Subject Matter Expert, the successful candidate will be responsible for developing training curriculum, study outlines, and orientation materials to be employed during procedures, simulation, and/or flight training. Conducts instructional sessions, briefings, follow-ups, and proficiency checks on flight simulators in accordance with federal air regulations and company policies and procedures. Evaluates trainee progress and recommends qualification or additional training. Reviews simulator design and training effectiveness to provide maximum proficiency. Coordinates utilization schedules for training flight crews and necessary engineering support. Background in piloting.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10 years with Bachelors; 8 years with Masters. 14years of applied experience may be considered in lieu of education.

  • Applicants should be able to demonstrate an understanding of Aviation and Aerospace technical data.

  • Experience with technical writing, training development, and conducting briefings and/or presentations.

  • Position requires the ability to gain proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Captivate, Evolution Learning ContentManagement System (LCMS) and Learning Management System (LMS)or similar training development software, and an ability to learn and become proficient with related software used for training development, project tracking, and presentations.

  • Candidate must have the ability to research engineering data, technical manuals, and utilize subject matter experts, team members, and established processes to complete complex training materials, schedules, and related projects under very general supervision.

  • Mustmeet medical requirements for worldwide travel.

  • Must be willing to work a flexiblework schedule that may include extended shifts, holidays, and weekends and support on call status for 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, and 365 days a year.

  • Must have and maintain a valid U.S. passport, accept customer furnished quarters for a period up to120 days away from primary work location and comply with mobility requirements such as chemical warfare training and immunizations that may include anthrax and smallpox.

  • Must have an active Top Secret DoD security clearance.

  • The ability to obtain and retain Special Program access clearance within 365 days from submission.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Flight experience and familiarity with commercial software such as PFPS, JMPS, and/or FalconView is highly desired.

  • Experience in Quality Assurance or performing quality reviews of technical publications or training documents, preferred.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for this position.