SMMS Shared Services Senior Cybersecurity Architect NISSC II - (AER000535)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Colorado-Colorado Springs
  • Jul 27, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

 Jacobs is seeking an SMMS Shared Svcs Cybersecurity Architect to support the newly awarded NISSC II contract. Your career at Jacobs enables NISSC to fulfill its mission to “provide classified communications and processing for Command and Control (C2) capability in organizational work centers at NISSC sites.” As a member of our team, you will support corporate and customer mission to provide world-class IT services and support that connects systems and users across NORAD in the areas of software development/maintenance, network services, cyber security, systems administration, and other mission-critical areas. 
General Requirements: Provides technical interface with clients. Provides leadership and training to less senior engineers in the selection and proper usage of technical approaches and professional practices and procedures. Independently makes decisions on engineering problems/methods and resolves important technical question through the use of advanced techniques and the extension or modification of standard practices. Conducts analysis, evaluation, or design of unique and complex tasks through the development of new or improved methods and procedures. Accomplishes assignments by defining requirements, developing criteria, searching for information, developing concepts, coordinating intra or interdisciplinary interfaces, and controlling allocated resources. May plan, schedule, and coordinate the work of others on a large engineering project or on smaller projects containing many complex features or requiring detailed analysis. Requires a BS degree in appropriate discipline and 10 to 14 years of direct engineering experience, or a MS degree and 8 to 12 years of direct engineering experience, or a PhD degree and 4 to 7 years of direct engineering experience.

Clearance Requirement: Secret
Minimum Contract Education/Years: BS
Minimum Contract Experience/Years: 10
Job Description: Responsible for the overall maintenance of information technology security systems and protocols. Design and implement security measures for hardware, software, and network platforms to ensure protection from cyber attacks and any other possible harmful intrusions that could compromise or damage data and network infrastructure. Assess existing cybersecurity systems and protocols and design and implement upgrades to existing measures as well as implementing new procedures. Constantly conduct risk-assessments of existing network hardware and information delivery systems to prevent and mitigate risk. Lead cybersecurity initiatives and provide input on budgetary parameters on a large scale. Possess expert knowledge in cybersecurity standards including NERC, CIP, and FISMA and ensure that cybersecurity infrastructure meets these established standards and oversees the initiative to ensure that the infrastructure remains in compliance as well as correcting any issues which may lead to non-compliance. Work as effective communicators with respect to training and information dissemination concerning all aspects of security measures. Prepare and present reports to senior management as well as others involved in information technology infrastructure. Directly involved with policy decisions that affect cybersecurity framework and must clearly communicate specific cybersecurity concerns and provide solutions to incorporate effective measures against possible compromise as part of the organization's cybersecurity strategic plan. Attend and Participate in Periodic Large Scale Agile Planning events. Support standard Agile ritual meetings (Sprint Planning, Daily Stand-ups, Backlog Grooming, Sprint Reviews and Retrospectives) as necessary and assist Scrum teams in execution of Sprints.
Required Qualifications: Expert knowledge in information technology systems security software, hardware, cloud, and server-client suites because they are directly responsible for cybersecurity initiatives. Expert knowledge of multiple operating systems, network protocols, and existing and emergent cybersecurity technologies. Strong oral and written communication ability is imperative to efficiently communicate requirements for security measures and maintenance as well as provide timely information on the network's effectiveness against possible threats and the dissemination of best practices for cybersecurity measures. Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills are crucial so as to conduct continuous assessments of network security measures and identify possible risks and provide risk prevention and mitigation.
Highly Desired Qualifications: Experience working on NISSC II Products/Applications
Essential Functions:
Physical Requirements: Most work will be done at a desk or computer.
Work Environment: General Office environment. The work environment is fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressures. The nature of the work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other members of the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.
Equipment and Machines: General office equipment including PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers, Telephone, and other miscellaneous office equipment.
Attendance: Attendance is critical at all times. Must be able to work a 40-hour workweek, normally Monday through Friday. However, times and days may vary depending on business requirements. Needs to be available to work overtime during critical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtime should the situation occur.
Other Essential Functions: Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation.
Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must work well under pressure to meet deadline requirements. Must be willing to travel as needed. Must take and pass a drug test and background check as well as a motor vehicle records check. Must be a US citizen.

Secret Clearance Required: Position requires a Secret security clearance, based on current background investigation (SBI), as well as the favorable completion of polygraph. Clearance processing will be completed by the U.S. Government.
• U.S. Citizenship (Required)
• Favorable Criminal History Check
• Education Verification
• Abuse/Illegal Drug Use
• Credit Check
• Subject Interview

Recruiting Point of Contact:
Ovadia Hayat
 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language. 

Primary Location

: United States-Colorado-Colorado Springs

Job Posting

: Jul 23, 2020, 1:27:55 AM


: Information Technology



Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular
Capabilities: Aerospace Technology and Defense Programs and Facilities