Space Training Instructor

    • Job Tracking ID: RTL:22-046
    • Job Location: Colorado Springs , CO
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 06/15/2022
    • Years of Experience: 5+
    • Compensation: $90,000 -$120,000
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Job Description

Kratos is a leader in assured aerospace communication solutions and services. We are cutting-edge innovators and creative problem solvers working collaboratively to solve our customers’ toughest challenges. We are a trusted partner—driven by doing the right thing and achieving maximum success for our customers, our partners and ourselves.

Kratos is valued for our ability to design and deliver leading edge, resilient solutions for aerospace communication, control, awareness and mission success across a continuum of offerings—from commercial to tailored custom solutions and integrated programs. Customers trust us to stay relevant and know we are in it for the long-haul. We bring both the capability and confidence that our customers value and depend on, and we always deliver.

The Space Training Instructor position is an exciting opportunity based in Colorado Springs, CO that encompasses dimensions of training curriculum development and instruction, and project support. The training tasks will focus on Space-related subject matter across multiple projects executed by Kratos Space. Training may also be provided to Kratos personnel to meet internal requirements. The successful candidate, as part of our product delivery team, will work with our management, product, and project teams to create training materials, build tailored solutions for executing programs, and strengthen our market domination.

• Analyze project objectives, scope, and operational requirements to derive training requirements
• Develop curriculum for military and government training environments to meet established course or curriculum standards
• Develop and deliver effective customer presentations (design reviews, training reviews status reports, kickoff meetings, training plans) demonstrating an ability to communicate comfortably at a program, project, or system level
• Train military and government personnel in Space or Space-related systems and/or concepts
• Interface directly with customers to ensure training requirements are met and ensure our performance exceeds customer expectations
• Develop training processes and concepts for Kratos Space, including ground system components
• Coordinate training among multiple projects and cost centers within Kratos Space
• Understand data security processes and implementation
• Travel as necessary to customer meetings and formal training support

Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. U.S. citizenship is required.

Experience and Skills

  • Bachelors degree
  • TS/SCI clearance
  • 5-8 years' relevant experience
  • Experience developing courses for Operations and Intelligence personnel to gain proficiency in the Space Domain
  • Experience in orbital planning and maneuvering concepts either in a training or operations role
  • Experience using advanced modeling and simulation systems in the Space domain
  • 2+ years’ experience in satellite operations (desired)
  • Direct experience with DoD space acquisition processes and programs (desired)
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills

Job Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
Kratos Defense is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. EOE, Minorities, Females, Vet, Disabled, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity or any other protected class.
All qualified job seekers are encouraged to apply. Kratos Defense is committed to America's veterans by providing opportunities for them to continue contributing after service to our nation. We also work to provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities.
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