Job Title: Systems Engineering, Space Ops and Training Specialist

Job ID: #428

Job Location:

Chantilly, VA

Job Description
Omitron Inc. is seeking a Space Operations specialist to lead the training of technically complex software applications and to mature the associated operational use cases. This person will work with subject matter experts, training managers, engineers, and software developers, serving as a valuable communication liaison between these parties. This person will become a power user of the product and help mature the operational use of new capabilities. This person will lead the development of new training materials as needed and led various user training events which are typically monthly and quarterly.

Essential Functions:

  • Become a power user of developed software products.
  • Leverage space operations knowledge to develop use cases for training as well as input to shape the operational use of new capabilities.
  • Provide professional classroom training 4 to 8 times a year. The candidate is expected to implement sound classroom management techniques, teach complex topics, and obtain student assessments for continued improvement.
  • Responsible for developing high quality training materials following instructional systems development and ADDIE processes for in-person student training, as well as on-line training aids and user guides. Training materials are primarily in the form of PowerPoint, videos, and Computer Based Training. This task will involve direct creation of materials as well as leading one or two other team members in material creation.
  • Keep training material well organized and up to date as the product continues to develop. Coordinate with other members of the project team to post training materials at various locations for student and internal team access.
  • Performs additional training duties and responsibilities as assigned


  • Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience, OR, Graduate Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience, OR, the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work/military experience.
  • 4+ years of directly related experience in the space operations and in development and delivery of technical training programs using instructional systems development and ADDIE methodologies.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Genuine interest in space operations and activities which leads to dynamic teaching of the topic areas.
  • Capable of understanding complex software applications to include those with significant math models “under the hood.” The candidate is NOT required to perform any complex math, but must be able to understand the inputs, outputs, and effects at the user-level of the application.
  • This position is within L3Harris’s Space Domain Awareness division, so strong knowledge in this area is generally beneficial.

Security Clearance Requirements:

Active TS/SCI security clearance and willingness to take CI Poly

Benefits include:

Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

HSA or FSA accounts

Company paid ST/LT Disability and AD&D insurance

Paid Federal Holidays

Paid Vacation Leave and Sick Leave

401k with company match

Supplemental Insurance options like AFLAC

Education Assistance

Voluntary Life Insurance

Company Overview:

Welcome to Omitron! A quick background on us before getting into the fun stuff. Omitron is an Aerospace Engineering and Information Technology small business with locations all over the US. Our headquarters is located in Beltsville, Maryland with a regional office in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and so many other locations we don’t have the space to list them all. We’ve been around for over 35 years since 1984 to be exact. Omitron has provided excellence in engineering services and product development to government and industry customers for both civilian and military programs and is recognized across the industry for that excellence.

Our motto is Ensure Mission Success. We recognize that outstanding people are the key to our success, so we take our time in selecting highly qualified and motivated individuals. We make sure to provide them with an environment necessary to stimulate and nurture continued growth.

To provide that environment, Omitron offers its employees competitive salaries, a full benefits package (that our employees rave about), and excellent career growth opportunities. Omitron also strives to foster a fun and welcoming work culture, the various offices often hold moral events (paintball anyone? Or how about a nice picnic?) in addition to holiday parties and the like.

Omitron is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our employees. We strongly encourage women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans to apply. EEO/AA. E-Verify Participation.