PAE, Inc Counter-IED Curriculum Development Subject Matter Expert (SME) in Fredericksburg, Virginia

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Counter-IED Curriculum Development Subject Matter Expert (SME)

PAE is seeking an Counter-IED Curriculum Development Subject Matter Expert (SME):

Job Description: Produces curriculum tailored specifically to the educational needs of the target audience (U.S. and/or foreign military forces). Analyzes, designs, and develops curriculum course materials for participants and facilitators including instructional plans, exercises, evaluations, activities, job aids, and all other required materials, in accordance with company/client requirements. Researches, designs, and develops training solutions based on current and anticipated tactical, operational, and strategic threats. Designs and develops curriculum and course materials using comprehensive knowledge of military, commercial, and innovative educational techniques. Researches subject matter and analyzes information in support of develop and continual maintenance of courses. Supervises, coordinates, provides leadership to, and reviews the work of assigned staff and Subject Matter Expert (SME) contributors. Observes courses and conducts analysis to evaluate effectiveness of training. Provides subject matter expertise and leadership throughout the lifecycle of the instructional design and development project. Maintains appropriate curriculum development and instructional records.

Qualifications and Requirements:

Individual performs at the career level with proven performance applying a wide range of technical and Instructional Systems Design (ISD) principles, theories, and concepts. Working under only general direction, provides technical solutions to a wide range of training development and execution projects. Independently determines and develops approaches to solutions. Previously qualified Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) -OR- Special Operations Force (SOF) -OR- Combat Arms qualified professional with 5 - 7 years of operational and deployment experience. Exhibits excellent writing skills and demonstrates mastery of grammar, punctuation, and spelling. Expert with all Microsoft programs. Familiar with Computer Based Training (CBT) development and International Organization for Standardization (ISO) compliance. Exhibits a high degree of attention to detail while designing, developing, and editing course products. Capable of working under tight deadlines and managing tasks through to successful completion. Able to work well with SME’s in a group or independently with minimum supervision. Formal instructor certification (military and/or commercial) required, Master Instructor certification preferred. Formal curriculum development training and experience is highly desired.

10% travel (CONUS/OCONUS)

SECRET security clearance required

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

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