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Technical Course Developer/Trainer

  • Location:
    Herndon , Virginia
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Technical Trainer/Course Developer
MODIS seeks a highly qualified technical course developer/trainer for a full time position in Fairfax County, VA.  Please note that position requires 25% travel.
• Develop and/or update technical training courses for existing or new products (satellite hubs, routers, line cards, etc.).
• Perform routine review of training materials and enhance/update as necessary.
• Work with other groups within such as the Engineering, Product Verification, TAC and Technical Publications to learn new product features in order to develop the training materials.
• Maintain and deliver high quality of training deliverables in accordance with operation and corporate goals.
• Assist the other Course Developers/Trainers in executing a maintenance plan for the global training network and mobile training network.
• Effectively deliver the product knowledge to the students through in-class training, onsite training, and online training.
• Create training documentation using FrameMaker.
• Create graphics for lecture/lab presentations and E-Learning/virtual training modules.
• Ordering, assembly, configuration, and maintenance of training equipment.
Experience and Skills: Ideally - someone who has a strong background in RF and/or IP
Required Experience:
• Bachelor's degree (B.S.) from an accredited four year college in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or closely related field
• Minimum of 5 years of related experience: or equivalent combination of education and experience in technical education
• Minimum two years of experience in Satellite communications or Telecommunications field, preferably in developing course materials.
• VSAT Systems – 3 years prior experience on products is preferred but mandatory.
• Technical Skills - the candidate should have experience in/working knowledge of
• Strong background in TCP/IP internetworking, routing, switching, VLAN configuration and troubleshooting IP network.
• Understanding of RF/ Satellite communications
• Expert level of skill on Microsoft Office suite, especially PowerPoint.
• FrameMaker experience, V9 and above, preferred but not mandatory.
• Technical understanding of Virtual Machines is a plus
• Above average mechanical skills as it related to equipment assembly
• Above average analytical and troubleshooting skills

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