Navigation Trainer Electronics Technician

Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/4/2023 8:23 AM)
Requisition #
Security Clearance
Full Time
Portal Location : Location
Minimum Salary
USD $56,070.00/Yr.
Maximum Salary
USD $126,170.00/Yr.


Noblis MSD’s mission is to support the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) and Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWCPD) in their missions to enable research, development, test and evaluation, acquisition, engineering, systems integration, in-service and fleet engineering with cybersecurity, comprehensive logistics, and life-cycle savings.  Noblis MSD is seeking a Navigation Electronics Trainer/Technician.  Specifically the candidate will be serving as a Training Consultant and/or Waterfront Engineer for U.S. Navy Hull, Mechanical, and Electrical (HM&E) programs.  You will provide engineering and technical assistance support at Norfolk, VA.


The Electronics Technician/Trainer is a full time position, and will consist of a combination of remote work, and onsite work for ships located in Norfolk, VA.  This position will facilitate the training of shipboard personnel, testing and troubleshooting of ship steering and navigation equipment and leading technical refreshes of existing systems.


    • Complete Shipboard Operabilty Verification Tests for navigation and steering systems
    • Assess proper integration with navigation and steering peripheral equipment such as Hydraulic Power Units, and or RADARs
    • Travel to fleet concentration areas to facilitate technical installations, training, and or repairs. Up to 25%

    • Facilitate crew upgrade training as it pertains to new system installation and operation.
    • Provide subject matter expertise at status meetings.
    • Complete assigned tasking with minimal to no supervision.

    • Facilitate fleet implementation and fielding plans.
    • Develop and execute test plans.
    • Provide feedback and lessons learned for test plans and technical documentation


  • Bachelors degree in engineering or related technical field and three (3) years minimum technical experience in architecting and designing electrical to mechanical systems or a minimum of eight years of related experience such as active military service as an ET, ETV, or GSE.
  • Additional electronics technician related experience may also be considered.
  • Must be willing and able to travel up to 25%, domestic and international (passport required).

Desired skills and knowledge:

  • Knowledge of steering system electronic components and functions.
  • 9502 NEC preferred.
  • 14NV NEC or Navigation Subject Matter Expert Preferred. 
  • Proficiency of Inertial Navigation Systems (INS), gyrocompasses, speed sensors, fathometers and electronic charting systems.
  • Knowledge of basic project management principles to include but not limited to planning, organizing, directing and controlling organizational resources in order to meet goals and objectives.
  • Experienced in specific to Naval maintenance and upkeep processes is a plus.
  • Ability to interact with multiple Navy activities and effectively communicate technical information with all levels of personnel both military and civilian.
  • Knowledge of Ethernet networking.
  • Troubleshooting of lab and system hardware.
  • General Windows OS experience (Install/Configure/Troubleshoot).
  • Proficient in using MS Office products.
  • Excellent communications skills a must.

  • Secret Clearance or the ability to obtain a secret clearance required.

Client Engagement

· Learn about the Noblis business development lifecycle, processes, tools, and account structure
· Contribute specialized domain or technical content to proposal sections or client white papers
· Build a productive relationship with your client and understand their structure and goals


At Noblis, we recognize your impact, offer you opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings may include healthcare, retirement and savings plans, paid time off, disability and life insurance programs, learning and development opportunities, wellness programs as well as other optional benefit elections. Regular full and part time staff are incentive plan eligible.


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. Noblis seeks an environment free from COVID-19 and prefers all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  Attestation of vaccination status will be required for employment with Noblis.  Unvaccinated employees may be subject to additional health and safety requirements to include any federal, state and/or client restrictions.


Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiaries, Noblis ESI, and Noblis MSD tackle the nation's toughest problems and apply advanced solutions to our clients' most critical missions. We bring the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise together in an environment of independence and objectivity to deliver enduring impact on federal missions. Noblis works with a wide range of government clients in the defense, intelligence and federal civil sectors. Learn more at Noblis -About Us


Why work at a Noblis company?

Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public. Noblis has won numerous workplace awards. Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace.


Noblis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race (as well as because of or on the basis of traits historically associated with race, including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.


Noblis is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Noblis will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact

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