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Training Specialist

San Diego, California

Job ID IMS20222807-87650
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Our Business and Operations team has an unwavering focus on our commitment to excellence in everything we do. They’re the backbone of our ability to deliver mission solutions with speed, innovation and flawless execution.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Experienced
  • Location: On Site
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  • Collaborative
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Influential
  • Organised
  • Strategic
  • Technical


My favorite part of working for L3Harris is knowing that the parts that I procure go into products that help save lives.

Lizzie, Procurement Associate, Rochester, NY

L3Harris Work Perks

  • Health

    • Medical with a High Deductible and traditional PPO plan options, as well as, vision and a full array of supplemental health benefits
    • A doctors' service to help with referrals and second opinions for you, your family, and parents

  • Family

    • 4 weeks of paid parental leave for moms and dads
    • Fertility treatment
    • Subsidized backup childcare and eldercare
    • Adoption assistance - $5,000 per adoption/$15,000 per employee
    • Pet insurance

  • Well-Being

    • No cap to your PTO time (for exempt employees)
    • Dress for your day - wear what works for you at work
    • Legal plan for you, your family, and parents
    • Discount platform
    • 9/80 work schedule available for most U.S. employees, effective October 24, 2022.

Job Description

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across space, air, land, sea and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 47,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.


Job Title: Sr Associate, Technical Training

Job Code: TTP2

Job Location: Chula Vista, CA

Job Description:

This candidate may perform moderately complex engineering analysis and design tasks. The candidate will document the results of analysis design tasks. The candidate will work a part of a project or task team. The candidate must have demonstrated ability to research technical documentation and development of test procedures. The candidate should be resourceful and responsible if tasked to work alone.

Essential Functions:

  • Being thoroughly familiar with PADDIE, NAVEDTRA 130 Series, to include: Conducting Job Duty Task Analysis (JDTA), Front End Analysis (FEA), and analyzing program specifications and developing program manpower, personnel, and training requirements using standard DoD and/or Navy algorithms and processes.
  • Planning, developing, and coordinating in-house product training programs, and Navy Pipeline Training for field support personnel and customers.
  • Obtaining government furnished information (GFI) needed to prepare in-house training.
  • Prepare training materials; develop course content; determine methodology.
  • Coordinate the development of training aids. Conduct training sessions and develops criteria for evaluating effectiveness of training activities.
  • Continuously revise lesson plans to meet new training requirements and to keep technical information up to date.
  • May also be utilized to augment engineering staff.
  • Provide distance and on-site support for C5I equipment both for Aegis and SSDS platforms
  • Communicate within and outside of own function to gain cooperation on operational processes, practices and procedures
  • Conduct basic functions using Lynux or Unix commands on C5I equipment.
  • Provide daily progress status on training efforts

Qualifications: (refer to Career Framework)

  • Secret Clearance at time of hire
  • Bachelor’s Degree in an engineering or technical discipline is desired
  • Six (6) years of full-time professional experience in developing Navy training and training equipment programs, plans, curriculum, documentation, and materials for complex electronic systems. This experience shall include being thoroughly familiar with PADDIE, NAVEDTRA 130 series to include conducting Job Duty Task Analysis (JDTA), Front End Analysis (FEA), and analyzing program specifications and developing program manpower, personnel, and training requirements using standard DoD and/or Navy algorithms and processes. Must have a naval combat system/subsystem maintenance background in professional disciplines of Fire Control, Electronic Technician, Electronic Warfare, or Data Systems. Experience with Operator or Maintenance Navy Battle Force Tactical Training (BFTT), BFTT Electronic Warfare Trainer (BEWT), Fleet Synthetic Training, AWS, SSDS. A detailed knowledge of the AEGIS or Combat System Suite is desired
  • Candidate must have effective oral and verbal communications

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • NEC 9502 and Master Training Specialist
  • Candidate must have above average expertise in Microsoft Office applications particularly MS Power Point, MS Excel and MS Word (e.g. development of forms)
  • Additionally, the candidate should be familiar with MS Office suite to include Access and Project
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and writing skills are critical

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

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