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SOLUTE Careers ASW/SUW Advanced Tactical Trainer in Dahlgren, Virginia

Sigma Defense Systems is a leading technology company serving the Department of Defense (DoD), providing tactical communications systems and services for digital modernization since 2006. Through our acquisitions of SOLUTE in January 2022 and Sub U Systems in May 2022, we have expanded our software and communications hardware solutions to better support JADC2, C5ISR, SATCOM, and DEVSECOPS for customers in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Space Force. Through a combination of hardware, software, and industry expertise, we provide a complete portfolio of solutions and services that accelerates information collection and sharing for faster decision making and better mission outcomes. Why would you work for us? Quite simply, the work we do is meaningful and stimulating. We promote initiative and independent thought; we encourage direct client engagement to ensure we are delivering what the customer wants; and our engineers and scientists are working on cutting-edge projects that move the state-of-the-art closer to the people who need them. If you're looking for technical challenges and an opportunity to take a leadership role in an environment that encourages you to excel, then WE are your destination.

We are a company of innovative professionals thriving in a highly motivating work environment that fosters creativity and independent thinking. If you are a motivated individual with a desire to support our service men and women, now is a great time to join Sigma Defense!

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We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, marital status, veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status or characteristic.

We are seeking a talented military Veteran to join the SMWDC IAMD Team in Dahlgren VA as an Advanced Tactical Training Support Anti-Submarine and Surface Warfare Expert. Must have a current Secret clearance. Must have 10 years of Fleet ASW/SUW experience and 8 years' experience on AEGIS and/or SSDS equipped platforms.

We need the rare skill sets developed throughout your Naval Careers to support the surface, air, and mine warfare mission areas, enhancing warfighting readiness and increasing the lethality and tactical proficiency of the Surface Force. You will join a highly motivated and qualified team providing support through the four lines of operations via individual, unit level and group instruction, training assessment, support of the Warfare Tactics Instructor (WTI) program, operational support and review, update, or development of operational or tactical doctrine.


  • A minimum of 10 years of Anti-Submarine and Surface Warfare experience.

  • A minimum of 8 years' experience on AEGIS and/or SSDS equipped platforms.

  • Strike Group, Fleet, or Major Training Command. Qualified Master Training Specialist preferred.

  • Qualified and experienced in ASW/SUW watch station.

  • Experience with qualitative and quantitative assessment methods to support war-fighting readiness, capabilities, and capacity evaluations.

  • Experience using the Microsoft Office suite of programs (Access, Excel, Power Point, Project, and Word).

Personnel Clearance Level:

  • Candidate must possess an active, DoD issued Secret security clearance.

Salary Range: $105,000 - $125,000 annually.


  • Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Medical Insurance to Include an HSA Plan and HRA Plan Which Features a $6,000 Health Reimbursement

  • Life and A&D coverage

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • 401(k) Plan with Company Matching Contributions

  • 160 Hours of Paid Time Off (PTO) with Carry-Over up to 240 hours

  • 12 (Floating) Holidays

  • Educational Assistance

  • Highly Competitive Salary