Jacobs Program Security Officer (Active TS SCI) in Arlington, Virginia

Program Security Officer (Active TS SCI)


“JacobsNational Security Solutions (NSS) provides world-class IT network and servicemanagement capabilities; cutting edge cyber threat awareness and cybersecuritysolutions; innovative web- and software applications development; and advanceddata analytics for major clients in the Intelligence Community, Department ofDefense, and Federal Civilian Agencies.

Ourforward thinking solutions deliver an integrated approach to IT network designand management, full lifecycle IT service management, IT service delivery,asset management, logistics and procurement, and vendor management.We leverage the expertise and passion of ouremployees to conduct identity and access management, penetration testing, andvulnerability assessments for our nation’s most closely guarded agencies andnetworks. Our Cyber Security Operations Centers ensure safe, effective networkoperations for Federal clients while our data scientists are helping stopillegal acts before they can endanger Americans or our way of life.

Jacobspromotes a culture of operational excellence to create a safer, smarter, andmore connected world while upholding the highest standards of compliance,quality and integrity.

Wecontinue to thrive and need your talent and motivation to help propel usfarther, faster.”

Jacobs is seeking a mid-level contractor program security officer to join their team in the Arlington, VA office.The individual will maintain the Government Proprietary programs; provideoversight and management for assigned Special Access/Special programs.Ensure strict adherence to the facilitiesProgram SAPF policy and procedures in accordance with the JAFAN 6/0 and variousDCIDs, ICD’s and other directives as necessary. The CPSO is the primaryinterface with government agencies regarding assigned program security mattersand requirements.

  • Providesecurity administration and management for special access program.

  • Update andconduct reviews of facility accredited SAPF procedures.

  • Establish,conduct and monitor the SAPF security education and awareness-trainingprogram.

  • Responsiblefor the accountability and maintenance of internal and external documentcontrol.

  • Responsibleto monitor the return of external document receipts and submit tracer letterswhen necessary.

  • Responsiblefor incoming and outgoing visitor control records.

  • Responsibleto update and maintain policies and procedures manuals.

  • Responsibleto change combinations as needed.

  • Responsibleto conduct annual document inventories.

  • Responsibleto conduct annual internal inspections.

  • Brief anddebrief program employees and conduct annual re-briefings.

  • Requestappropriate badges as necessary and maintain listing.

  • Processpersonnel for periodic re-investigations for clearance updates thru the JPASsystem.

  • Monitor andsubmit employees for special access submissions.

  • Responsibleto collaborate with the Information Systems Security Manager, ISSM.

  • Conduct preliminaryinquiries into SAPF infractions and violations.

  • Responsiblefor the establishment and access to secure controlled areas

  • Maintain theaccredited Facility Alarm System; control personnel access and implement a5-minute response team.

  • Maintainpersonnel security records for SAP/SAR/SCI related programs to include the useof SIMS, JPAS, and Scattered Castles.

  • Coordinateand communicate the posture of the facility direct with the client

  • Review andplan for the establishment of new SCIF facilities and modifications to existingSCIF facilities (establishment & disestablishment as required).

  • Travelwithin the National Capital Region.

Note to VirginiaJob Seekers: Jacobs ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunityin all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil RightsAct of 1964. If you need more information or special assistance for personswith disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact the Human ResourcesDirector at our Arlington, VA office at 571-218-1000. Persons with hearing-andspeech-impairments can contact Jacobs by using the Virginia Relay Service, atoll-free telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD). Call 711 for TTY/TDD.


Active TS SCI clearance is required.

BA or BS degree in the appropriate discipline from anaccredited college or university, plus six (6) to nine (9) years of progressiveand relevant experience. Additionalrelevant education may be substituted for progressive experience.

  • Advanced knowledge of the National Industrial Security Program OperatingManual (NISPOM), Executive Order 13526, ICD series, DoD 5205.07 SAP Manuals,and other applicable security policies covering sensitive compartmentinformation within information systems, physical security requirements forfacilities, and personnel security for individuals.

  • Knowledgeableof the DoD SAP Manuals Vol 1-4

  • Intermediatecompetency level with Microsoft Office Suite programs.

Desired Experience:

  • Experience as a program security officer

  • Basic understanding of Cyber Security, specifically Risk Management Framework (RMF)

Essential Functions


GeneralOffice environment. The work environmentis fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressures. The nature ofthe work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other membersof the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.

Physical Requirements

Mostwork will be done at a desk or computer.

Equipment and Machines

Generaloffice equipment including PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers,Telephone, and other miscellaneous office equipment.


Attendanceis critical at all times. Needs to be available to work overtime duringcritical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtimeshould the situation occur.

Other EssentialFunctions

Mustbe able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

Groomingand dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safetyrisk/hazard to the employee or others

Mustput forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotesteamwork and cooperation

Mustbe able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization bothverbally and in writing

Mustbe well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple taskssimultaneously.

Mustwork well under pressure to meet deadline requirements

Mustbe willing to travel as needed

Musttake and pass a drug test and background check


Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Virginia-Arlington

Req ID: I2S0003EV