Cogito Innovations Technical Instructor/Course Developer Charlotte Hall, MD · Full time

We are looking for talented people that live to be challenged and are willing to take complex projects head-on. We are looking for technical instructors that have the acumen for developing top-notch curriculum and love the idea of growing with our engineering firm.



The Technical Instructor/Course Developer is primarily responsible for curriculum revision and maintenance. Technical curriculum will involve tactical communications systems and applied knowledge of technical areas such as networking, RF theory, and military communications circuits.

The Instructor will use a computer to organize and draft a curriculum that breaks a complex subjects into blocks or units of instruction, creates graphics, and integrates them into the curriculum. Courses may be instructor based, computer-based, simulator based, interactive, or non-interactive.

The Instructor will also teach short technical courses in accordance with approved curriculum to maintain proficiency and to evaluate and develop new instructional techniques/courses.

Job Duties

  • Incorporation of new curriculum in the teaching process (e.g., develops clarification or examples of application related to the subject matter).
  • Development and maintenance of classroom techniques that reflect professionalism and good discipline and enhance teaching.
  • Development of alternative teaching techniques and scenarios to maintain high motivation and interest in the subject areas.
  • While acting as the testing officer, conducting of test analysis and development or revision of test items.

Required Skills and Education

  • Experience revising and maintaining technical curriculum.
  • Experience in the setup and tear-down of Line-of-Sight (LOS), Beyond Line-of-Sight (BLOS), and Satellite Communications (SATCOM) circuits.
  • Solid analytic and problem-solving skills.
  • Work collaboratively with government customers, contractors, and team members.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance, active SECRET preferred.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen.


We offer a highly competitive benefits package including health, dental, vision, 100% 401(k) matching (up to 6% of base salary), performance-based bonuses, and more. This is a fast-paced industry, and we understand the importance of your development. We place a strong emphasis on training, mentoring, and career advancement opportunities. This is more than a paycheck. You will have the opportunity to get your hands dirty and directly contribute to the growth of our young company. Do you have what it takes?

Cogito Innovations is an Equal Opportunity Employer.