Senior Principal Military Trainer

Requisition ID: R10007989

  • Category IconCategory: Technical Support
  • Location IconLocation: Fort Carson - CO, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: Days (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman is seeking a motivated professional to join our team as Senior Principal Military Trainer. The location of this position is at Colorado Springs, CO. The MTCCS organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines simulations capabilities, and drives advances in army mission command training. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized training products while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Additionally, Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Come be a part of our mission!

In support of the Senior Principal Military Trainer Movement and Maneuver is an integral part of the collective training team and exercise design at our site. Must be a subject matter expert in the movement and maneuver warfighting function in addition to being a subject matter expert for all the tasks required of the collective training team.  They liaise with training unit commands and prepare exercises such as CPX, MCSI, MDMP, CUOPS, STAFFEX and any other requested collective training events.  They ensure that all simulations are properly leveraged for the effects required to meet the training unit objectives, attends meetings requiring team lead participation, works with MTC scheduler to schedule unit training, assembles and transmits soldier feedback and usage reports to government as necessary, is responsible for tours and VIP visits, conducts inventory of equipment on a regular basis and processes supply and equipment requests through appropriate channels.  The Senior Principal Military Trainer is prepared to assist and/or assign other team members in the design and execution of small to large exercises requiring simulations support.  The Senior Principal Military Trainer takes primary lead in the mentoring and over-the-shoulder training of division staffs within III Corps with a primary focus on 4th ID as it relates to movement and maneuver. Also ensures the team can connect Live, Virtual, and Constructive (LVC) simulations within one week of notice.

Basic Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s degree with 10 years of experience or Master’s Degree with 8 years’ experience
  • Five years’ experience in TOC operations and AMCS skills
  • Must be a US citizen
  • Must have DoD SECRET Clearance
  • Must be willing to travel outside Fort Carson 2-4 times/year for up to 2 weeks/trip
  • Experience in battalion or brigade as a Commander or DIV G3 staff officer or above required
  • MEL 4-CGSC or Equivalent; graduate of a related Advance Course
  • Familiar with current Army/Joint doctrine
  • Highly proficient with MS Office suite of software (Powerpoint, Word, Excel)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Graduate degree
  • Tactical Mission Command/CPoF BC10 or higher
  • Army Instructor certification and experience with other AMCS or Enabling systems, (FBCB2/JCR, BCS3, MTS, AFATDS, JADOCS, TIGR, CIDNE, TAIS, AMDWS,DCGS-A, etc) and simulations systems or Army Low Overhead Tactical Trainers (ALOTT)
  • Security +, A+ or other technical certifications a plus

Salary Range: 85700 - 1128500

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 ( we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.

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We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.