Northrop Grumman Flight Simulation Trainer 5 in Whiteman AFB, Missouri

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security and freedom of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place you.

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, logistics and modernization, cyber security, and C4ISR to government and commercial customers. We operate in all 50 states and 25 countries with 65,000 employees who are committed to innovation, development, and discovery. Here at Northrop Grumman, we seek to deliver the value of performance by bringing the next generation of technology to life.

Our professionals live and breathe different perspectives here; we are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and well aware that the more ideas, backgrounds, opinions, and experiences we bring to our work, the stronger that work will be. Just as you would invest your time and hard work into our company, we focus on investing back into you through enriching professional experiences and high-quality learning and development opportunities. We want you to bring your whole self to work and for you to have meaningful connections with your coworkers, customers, and communities, while providing the best products, systems, and technologies to protect our world.

Northrop Grumman Technical Services is seeking a Instructor / Flight Simulation Trainer to join our B-2 training team at Whiteman AFB, MO. The qualified applicant can become part of Northrop Grumman's Aircrew Training team tasked with instructing B-2 aircrew in the classroom and in aircrew trainers. The classroom and training device instruction supports B-2 pilot initial qualification (IQT), requalification (RQT), basic qualification (BQT) and continuation training. The position will develop subject matter expertise in B-2 aircraft systems and employment procedures. He/she will plan, validate, and verify training missions for the weapon system trainer (WST) and cockpit procedures trainer (CPT). Assist the Mission/Exercise facilitators in the brief/debrief station for individual and federated missions. Prepare DMO missions and support DMO training exercises. Develop, review, revise, and evaluate courseware and training materials, including all CPT lessons. Perform administrative activities, to include scheduling and recording training.

Basic Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree in education, computer, technical or related field of study and 15 years of directly related work experience

  • Minimum of 5 years knowledge and/or work experience with regulations, instructions, procedures, technical orders, and other publications applicable to aircrew is required

  • The ability to operate the WST instructor operator station (IOS) and facilitate simulator missions is required

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in curriculum and Instructional System Development (ISD) is required

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience working with computer based authoring systems (i.e. Microsoft Office Professional software suite or Adobe Captivate)

  • U.S. citizenship and an active DoD Secret level security clearance is required

  • The ability to meet/maintain eligibility for Top Secret and special access programs is required for continued employment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Top Secret DOD clearance

  • Former B-2 pilot or previous experience in the B-2 weapon system

  • Six years minimum of instruction and training development experience, total flying time of 2000 hours or greater

  • Experience in mission planning/STRIKEOPS, experience in developing computer based instruction, and an in-depth experience in mission planning/STRIKEOPS

  • Platform instructor experience and completion of a formal Criterion Referenced Instruction instructor training course is a plus.

  • Graduate of the Advanced Instrument School in order to instruct the Instrument Refresher Course (IRC) is a plus

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