Navy Afloat Network Technical Instructor

  • SAIC, Inc
  • San Diego, CA, USA
  • Jul 14, 2021

Job Description


Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) currently has an opening for a Training Analyst. This is a challenging instructor position that equips students with the knowledge and skills to perform operations, system administration, network monitoring, fault isolation and system restoration of the Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES) in San Diego, CA.

NOTE: This a partial remote position and will require you to work from home unless you have a teaching assignment. Afloat training events require the instructor to train the sailor onboard their ship/submarine, while inport, on operational CANES equipment.  Required to be onboard ship/submarine daily from 8am to 3pm for about 2 weeks per month or more. Ships are based out of Naval base in San Diego.  We will require this person to be living in the San Diego, CA vicinity for daily commute.

Responsibilities include:

  • Implement and execute instructor-led or facilitated training courses using standardized practices and procedures to train military/civilian personnel.
  • Provide subject matter expertise used to develop, test, and maintain curriculum.
  • Conduct individualized and classroom/lab/training sessions, work on problems of diverse scope, and may determine methods and procedures for improving the training environment and curriculum.
  • Interact on a daily basis with students, customers, and stakeholders.
  • Train military personnel or civilian equivalents and other system administrator personnel in the data transport, voice and video services, systems management, cybersecurity, configuration, administration, and troubleshooting of CANES.
  • Instruction includes labs that reinforce the information discussed. System troubleshooting provides further understanding of the interaction of all system components.
  • Administer knowledge test and remediation practices, when needed.


Required Education and Experience:

  • HS/GED Diploma and seven (7) or more years of related experience; Bachelors and three (3) years or more of related experience; Masters and one year of related experience
  • Must have an active Secret security clearance
  • Instructor experience
  • Must have experience with CANES
  • Current IA certifications including CompTIA Security+ or be able to obtain in first 6 months of employment
  • Working knowledge of Linux, Microsoft System Center, Microsoft Server, Microsoft Windows 10, Microsoft Exchange Server, backup and restoration policies and procedures, and/or Cisco router/switch IOS configuration
  • Familiarity with DoN personnel security and physical security policies and procedures
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Proficient hardware and software troubleshooting skills
  • Applicant must be able to travel up to 25% of the year to both CONUS and OCONUS locations

Desired Qualifications:

  • Formal instructor training
  • VMWare virtualization experience