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Academy Technical Trainer - New York
New York

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About You

We are looking for talented technical practitioners with 2+ years’ experience who are seeking to further their careers as Subject Matter Experts (SMEs). Already on an upward trajectory, you are likely to be recognized by your peers as a leader and communicator who is drawn to the idea of helping others grow their talents and capabilities in the same way as you have grown your own.

About Our Company

FDM Group is a multi-award winning FTSE250 global professional services provider. We recruit the best emerging technical talent to develop into motivated and self-actualizing IT and business consultants ready to add value to our 200+ large and well recognized clients world-wide.

FDM Global Academy trains our new recruits in contemporary high demand working practices our clients especially value. Rather than teaching textbook theory, our training is highly experiential; delivered by seasoned consultants with significant time served in their discipline. We believe our approach is unique to us; blending various learning styles and media, we deliver realistic training scenarios requiring a mix of remote working and time in the office too, very much modeling contemporary working practices in a modern business environment.

About the Role

We are offering a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to upskill and grow their capabilities by joining our training team to become a Subject Matter Expert (SME). The role will involve supporting our Career Development Training program; you will bring your own flair, energy, experience, and knowledge to help provide a truly memorable and satisfying experience for our trainees. After a period of formal training to build upon your people skills as well as your already impressive expertise; you will be involved in facilitating breakout sessions, being a specialist point of contact, and when you are ready there will be opportunities to co-deliver and lead training also.

You will be working as part of a global team of exceptional individuals nurturing the next generation of technology specialists. Commercial training experience along with agile delivery approaches and relevant professional qualifications are desirable but not essential; it’s what you add that counts, everything else we can provide for the right candidate.

Essential Criteria

· A degree (postgraduate and above in an IT related field preferred)

· Industry experience of 2-5 years

· General understanding of SDLC

· Eligibility to work in the USA

Desirable criteria:

2+ years’ experience in some of the following technologies / tools / roles is highly desirable:

· Coding in one or more of the following languages: Java, C/C++, Python, JavaScript, C#

· Database management and SQL queries (i.e., MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle)

· Basic HTML and CSS skills

· Version control systems (i.e., Git, Mercurial, SVN)

· Selenium, Cucumber, and Rest API

· DevOps tools such as Jenkins, Docker, Git, Puppet, Snort, and Splunk

· Windows or Unix Server Administration including Bash Shell or PowerShell scripting

· Cloud Architecture and Administration (AWS, MS Azure, and Google Cloud)

· Cybersecurity Analysis

· Network Administration

· Cloud Analytics, Power BI, Tableau, and Microsoft SSIS

Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity and inclusion are at the heart of what we value as an organization. FDM is a globally recognized organization with centers across seventeen countries globally. We are proud to celebrate our employee backgrounds consisting over 85 nationalities.

FDM Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by federal, provincial or local laws.