Cyber Security Subject Matter Expert – Remote PT / On-call

Troy, Michigan, USA

Vertex – Technology & Training Solutions – Cyber Security Subject Matter Expert – Remote – PT / On-call

The position you are applying for is with Vertex Technology & Training Solutions which was formerly Raytheon Global Training & Logistics.  The Vertex Company acquired Raytheon Global Training & Logistics in December 2021.


The Vertex Company is a services solutions provider that operates as a federal government prime contractor.  With over 7,000 employees in 200 locations worldwide, the Mississippi-based company offers vertically integrated solutions for defense and commercial customers.

Delivering integrated turnkey lifecycle support from concept definition, to engineering and manufacturing, through end of life support of complex systems and platforms, Vertex offerings include all levels of aviation maintenance, worldwide contractor logistics support, systems engineering and integration, specialized onsite mission execution, high consequence training programs for defense and commercial customers, and integrated supply-chain solutions.  Over our 50 year history, we have perfected the balance of cost, schedule, and performance to offer high-quality solutions that consistently exceed customer requirements.


The Vertex Company is a Federal Contractor and must comply with Federal mandates.  All employees may be required to obtain a COVID-19 vaccination as a condition of continued employment. A medical or religious accommodation may be granted on a case-by-case basis. In order for an accommodation to be considered, you must submit the COVID-19 Vaccination Accommodation Request form. 

Vertex is a portfolio company of American Industrial Partner (AIP), an operationally orientated private investment firm with a 30 year track record of working with management teams to build scaled world class businesses (

Position Scope and Charter:

Vertex Professional Services (VPS) is seeking cyber security Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) for the development and creation of cyber security courses.  SMEs will research, develop and create content for new cybersecurity courses as well as update existing content.  SMEs primary responsibility will be creating the student and instructor class manuals, labs exercises and test assessment questions for instructor Lead Training (ILT) classes.  Courseware will be created in the English language.

SMEs should have knowledge of Information Technology and roles and functionality of Cyber Security Operations Centers (SOCs).  In addition, the SME must have in-depth expertise in one or more of the following aspects of cybersecurity: Cyber threat intelligence, secure network architecture, cryptology, incidence response, information assurance, cyber laws, cyber-attack vectors, digital forensics investigations, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) cyber framework, risk management or governance, malware investigation, malware analysis, management of cyber teams, cyber behavioral analysis, computer security incident investigation, cyber-security incident response, threat intelligence, SIEM monitoring, wireless security, wireless security, mobile device security (BYOD), highly classified networks data handling and exchange processes, ICS/SCADA Security, advanced persistent threat (APT) defense, secure database management, secure storage management and/or capture the flag/lab/cyber range exercises.

SMEs will work in teams to create student and instructor course and lab manuals using Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, OneNote and screen capture tools.   All courseware will be created in English.

Required Skills
•Understanding of modern Information Technology, and operations of a SOC.
•Demonstrated in-depth expertise in one or more areas of cybersecurity.
•Proficiency with Windows 10, MS Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
•A working knowledge of Windows Server and Linux operating systems.
•Understanding of how a computer network and the Internet works at the packet and protocol levels.

Desired Skills
•Passed at least three technology industry certifications such as Microsoft, CompTIA, Cisco, etc.
•Taken five or more ILT technology classes taught in a corporate or non-academic setting. 
•Technology teaching certification such as MCE, MCT, MIE or completion of a technology TTT course.
•Organization skills or previous experience a lead SME.
•Experience creating technical courseware for delivery in a corporate setting.
•Previous experience creating technology training manuals in a corporate setting.
•Experience teaching technology classes in a corporate setting.

Required Education
•Bachelors Degree in Technology, STEM, Computer Science or related field.

Special Instructions to Job Seekers
In your cover letter or at the top of your resume indicate which aspects of cybersecurity from the list above you have expertise in. 

This position requires a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.

Vertex is committed to building a diverse and inclusive environment in which we recognize and value each other’s differences as well as fostering a culture that promotes its core values: Professionalism, Integrity, and Respect. As an equal opportunity employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


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Cyber Security Subject Matter Expert – Remote PT / On-call