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Northrop Grumman Principal Flight Simulation Trainer in Melbourne, Florida

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems -Training Integrated Product Team at Melbourne, FL is seeking a Principal Flight Simulation Tranier

In this role, the selected candidate will be expected to:

  • Plan, develop, and coordinate product training courseware for field support personnel and customers in support of various aircraft and Aircrew Training Device modification programs including Integrated Releases (IRs).

  • Develop task lists, objectives, syllabi and training products according to DoD, USAF and ACC operating instructions and Instructional System Design (ISD).

  • Obtain information needed to develop initial training documents (Student Guides, Instructor Guides, Visual Aids, etc.); prepare training materials; develop course content; determine methodology and coordinate the development of training aids.

  • Conduct instruction of academic and training device sessions and development of criteria for evaluating effectiveness of training activities.

  • May utilize trainers with technical expertise.

  • Continuously revise lesson plans to meet new training requirements and to keep technical information up to date.

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. The selected candidate will be a member of a highly experienced, high performance, cohesive training team.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree and 6 years of military training experience OR a Master's Degree and 4 years of military training experience or 10 years of years of military training experience in lieu of degree

  • Previously qualified as an E-8C airborne technician or maintenance technician (Active Duty or National Guard) or airborne tech or maintenance experience in other Command and Control platforms.

  • Possess working experience with Instructional System Design and as a Military Instructor.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain an active DoD SECRET clearance. An interim clearance is required to start

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree is a plus

  • Qualified on the E-8C aircraft within the preceding five (5) years (Active Duty or National Guard).

  • In-depth knowledge of Joint STARS Prime Mission Equipment-Maintenance Training Device (PME-MTD) and/or Mission and Maintenance Trainer (MMT) operations.

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 and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Flight Operations