Mid-Level Instructional Systems Designer Technical Analyst for CANES System Administrator Training
$56,000 - $62,000 yearly
Remote (Pensacola, FL, USA)
Technical Software Services, Inc. (TECHSOFT) has a position for a Mid-Level Instructional Systems Designer (ISD) Technical Analyst working on the Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES) System Administrator training in support of a U.S. Navy client’s mission to update instructor-led training to a virtual environment. The duties will be performed at TECHSOFT in Pensacola, FL.
The Mid-Level ISD Technical Analyst shall be experienced with U.S. Navy Training systems and able to develop and update curriculum for multiple variants of the CANES platform and support Train-the-Trainer (T3) and Course Pilot events at the eight different training sites (San Diego, CA; Virginia Beach, VA; Yokosuka, Japan; Pearl Harbor, HI; Groton, CT; Bangor, WA; Kings Bay, GA; and Rota, Spain), as needed.
This position is for full time (40 hours per week) salaried work for TECHSOFT in Pensacola, FL. Preference is given to veterans.
Highly coveted work location in beautiful downtown Pensacola, FL. The office is in proximity to a variety of unique restaurants and great evening entertainment, only one block over from monthly Gallery Night event, the Saenger Theatre, and just a few blocks north of Pensacola Bayfront Stadium, home of the Blue Wahoos. See http://www.downtownpensacola.com/ for details.
Requires Security Clearance
Will work with a team of programmers, multimedia specialists, quality assurance specialists, and curriculum developers on DoD development projects
Work closely with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to develop approved learning objectives and to obtain approval for the courseware design
Work in all phases of instructional system development including planning, coordination, implementation, revision, presentation, and maintenance of training programs
Guide, review, and approve the sequence of learning experiences based upon learning psychology, behaviorism, cognition, and information processing
Plan meetings, prepare agendas, keep the project team on track, lead discussions, and resolve conflict
Enter Lesson Plans, Trainee Guides, Job Sheets into the Navy’s Authoring Instructional Materials (AIM) Content Planning Module (CPM) and Learning Object (LO) Module
On-site support of Training, and Train the Trainer (T3) courses at various locations both in the CONUS and two OCONUS locations.
Experience using the U.S. Navy's CPM and LOM databases to enter curriculum
5-7+ years of Instructional Systems Design (ISD) experience with Department of Defense (DoD) training programs using the Planning, Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation (PADDIE) or predecessor process models, as well as Blooms Taxonomy for course content creation
Curriculum development experience supporting design and development of distance learning, self-paced instruction, and instructor-led training, specifically following the Naval Education and Training Command (NETC) End-to-End (E2E) model
Experience using the Navy’s CPM and LOM databases to enter curriculum
Experience developing appropriate learning objectives and test methods to meet training requirements
Documented experience writing, revising, and enhancing curriculum from existing instructor-led training, computer-based training, and/or blended learning, while working with SMEs
Experience performing in-depth research to design realistic, instructionally sound training to accomplish prescribed training standards
Ability to explain instructional design experience, learning theory, educational psychology/evaluation, instructional product development, and the application of computers in education and training
Experience with Learning Management Systems (LMS) and Sharable Content Object Resource Model (SCORM)
Working knowledge of office automation including Windows 10 Pro and MS Office 365
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Familiarity with DoD terminology and procedures
Former DoD experience a plus
Minimum of a BA/BS degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Applied Science, Computing, Engineering, Instructional Systems Design, or Management Information Systems and a minimum of five years of experience supporting a DoD or an Information Technology Program in the field of System Design, to include software systems development and test; OR seven years of relevant work experience.
Must be a U.S. Citizen
Must be able to pass a background investigation. Existing or recently expired SECRET clearance is desired
Possess a valid, state-issued civilian driver’s license
25% travel expected (San Diego, CA; Virginia Beach, VA; Yokosuka, Japan; Pearl Harbor, HI; Groton, CT; Everett, WA; Mayport, FL; Rota, Spain)
Headquartered on the beautiful Gulf Coast in Pensacola, Florida, Technical Software Services, Inc. (TECHSOFT) is principally engaged in process engineering, software services, network services, information security, training/course development, and managed services. TECHSOFT has decades of experience delivering superior service and solutions to its clients, including federal agencies, state and local government, and commercial clients throughout the continental U.S. In addition to its Florida headquarters, the company maintains a presence in Charleston, South Carolina. We support our customers as an Application Service Provider (ASP). TECHSOFT has formed alliances with large corporations including Microsoft, Computer Associates (CA), CITRIX®, Oracle, and the Software Engineering Institute (SEISM) to bring the very best blend of technologies and knowledge together to satisfy client needs in the constantly evolving world of information technology and process development. TECHSOFT is strongly committed to a management philosophy that stresses high quality and excellent customer support, and we take great pride in a job well done. Drawing on our U.S. Navy roots, we use our expertise in management, technology, and organization to ensure that every project is completed in a timely, cost-efficient manner to our clients’ satisfaction.