SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company Sr. Training Program Consultant/SME - Secret or TS required in Arlington, Virginia

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Secret (NACLC)

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Top Secret


Agency Specific

Job Family:

Human Resources

Job Description:

We are seeking a senior-level training subject matter expert consultant to join a team in support of the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Cyber Security and Communications (CS&C) Workforce Operations Office. CS&C’s Workforce Operations Office works with Senior Leadership, Hiring Mangers and staff to proactively plan, recruit, develop, and retain the best workforce possible within the Office of Cybersecurity and Communications. This high-profile individual contributor position will serve as the point person with senior leaders in DHS CS&C to stand up and operate an organization-wide training program that supports professional development of the CS&C workforce. Personal initiative and ability to work with little oversight is central to this position. Must have knowledge and experience in the federal arena, Cyber or IT environment .

US Citizenship is required. Must have an active Secret or Top secret clearance.

The ideal candidate has experience with various training methods, including on-the-job coaching, mentorship programs and e-learning. Experience with different projects, like management training and soft-skills development, is also essential. Specific activities include:

  • Coordinate with senior managers in CS&C to identify training needs

  • Conduct organization-wide training needs assessment and identify skills or knowledge gaps that need to be addressed.

  • Develop programs and practices to identify developmental needs. Map out annual training plans for management and cybersecurity career tracks

  • Design and develop training programs (outsourced and/or in-house)

  • Select appropriate training methods or activities (e.g. simulations, mentoring, on-the-job training, professional development classes)

  • Market available training to employees and provide necessary information about sessions

  • Keep abreast of training and development research: learning theory, motivation theory, and new materials, methods, and techniques.

  • May evaluate and/or oversee contractors or vendors to develop and/or administer training programs.

  • May be responsible for development of e-learning programs.

  • Design, prepare and order educational aids and materials

  • Assess instructional effectiveness and determine the impact of training on employee skills and KPIs

  • Gather feedback from trainers and trainees after each educational session

  • Partner with internal stakeholders and liaise with experts regarding instructional design

  • Maintain updated curriculum database and training records

  • Research and recommend new training methods

  • Work well in an integrated contractor/federal team environment

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA or equivalent + 15 yrs related experience, or MA + 13 yrs related experience

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T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

USA VA Arlington - 1110 N Glebe Rd (VAC040)

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CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


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We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

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