SAIC is a leading provider of technical, engineering and enterprise information technology services to the U.S. government. Our 25,000+ employees deliver systems engineering and information technology offerings for large, complex government programs, as well as a broad range of higher-end, differentiated technology services. The company is headquartered in Reston, Va.
We are looking for 2 (one full time, one part time) Controller Training Solutions (CTS) Lab Managers to join the SAIC Team providing air traffic controller training services for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is responsible for ensuring that air traffic control specialists provide the flying public with a high level of safety and professionalism. A well-trained Air Traffic Control (ATC) workforce plays an essential role in fulfilling this responsibility. The FAA employs more than 14,000 air traffic controllers. They work in air traffic facilities of varying sizes, safely separating more than 50,000 aircraft in the National Airspace System (NAS) each day.
The Lab Manager assists in the overall administration of simulation exercises/scenarios. The Lab Manager will coordinate with the appropriate course manager or lead Instructor(s) and may be responsible for overseeing and directing the activities of the contractor personnel providing support under this contract.
The Lab Manager responsibilities may include, but are not limited to the following:
Developing and maintaining a lab schedule and being the focal point for lab scheduling changes
Ensuring lab equipment is ready for use as transcribed in the schedule
The schedule must include start and stop times for scenarios, and the specific data inputs required for initiating simulation exercises.
Monitoring training positions for proper operation of equipment and notifying the appropriate office of any equipment malfunctions.
Supporting Scenario Development.
Maintaining the operation of the lab at the facility
Configuring/changing the lab to meet specific training requirements
Managing lab training files simulation labs
in the Annual Work Plan
Maintaining simulation training documentation
Configuring and updating simulator capabilities to meet training requirements as defined
Developing, operating, and maintaining simulation scenario library
Planning, coordinating, scheduling and directing operations and resources for training
Candidates for this position must have a minimum of a high school diploma (or equivalent) and demonstrate basic computer proficiency. Must have a minimum of 1 year experience working in an Air Traffic Controller Lab.
- Experience working in a multidisciplinary team (Multimedia Developers, Quality Assurance, Instructions System Designers, Subject Matter Experts, Instructors);
- Certification in either the Terminal radar lab or Enroute lab;
- Effective oral and written communications skills;
- Working knowledge of the FAAO JO 7110.65;
- Effective team building skills;
- MS Office Suite Proficiency (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.);
- Basic familiarization of current technologic tools (tablets, notebooks, applications, etc.).
required with the ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance
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