Navy Networks Instructor

  • SAIC, Inc
  • San Diego, CA, USA
  • Sep 15, 2021

Job Description


Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) currently has an opening for a Navy Networks Instructor in San Diego, CA.

A challenging instructor position that equips military students with the knowledge and skills to perform operations, system configuration, system administration, network monitoring, troubleshooting, fault isolation, and restoration of Navy communication systems and networks.  The instructor works under general direction and well-established procedures, but may also receive detailed instructions on new projects or assignments. Work is evaluated on soundness of judgment, overall instructor and technical support performance and accuracy, team collaboration and support, and customer satisfaction. Instruction of evening classes is occasionally required, but typically less than 20% of the year. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required. A DoD Secret level security clearance is required. Responsibilities include:

  • Developing, evaluating and executing training programs and activities to meet customer requirements and team learning and performance objectives  
  • Preparing training materials and lab equipment for course delivery
  • Setting up and instructing both classroom and practical hands-on portions of each course
  • Performing system administration and maintenance on course technical training equipment
  • Preparing and instructing courses using standard Navy training practices and procedures
  • Collaborating with team members and customer personnel to develop, enhance, and evaluate new or existing learning objectives and course content
  • Monitoring and evaluating training programs, assessing results, and recommending and implementing enhancements
  • Developing and submitting periodic reports



HS and 9 years experience with an active Secret Clearance.

Formal Instructor Training (one of the following):

  • Navy’s Basic Instructor Training Course
  • Industry Training Certification (e.g., Microsoft Certified Trainer or CompTIA Certified Technical Trainer certification [CTT+])
  • Formal teaching degree or certification
  • Master Training Specialist (MTS) qualification (preferred but not required)

Experience:  5 years (minimum) combined experience in:

  • Instructing courses
  • Providing technical support for course curriculum
  • Providing technical support (i.e., system administration or maintenance) for any shipboard network systems and/or network cybersecurity positions, such as:
    • CANES
    • ADNS
    • ISNS
    • SubLAN
    • SCI Networks
    • NTCSS
    • NSVT
    • ISSM
    • HBSS


Certifications:  Must be able to obtain the following certifications within 6 months of hire:

  • CompTIA Security+
  • Microsoft MCSA, Microsoft 365 Enterprise Administrator Expert (MS-203, MS-100, MS-101) or Cisco CCNA

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. Full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an SAIC location. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing.