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Jacobs JIRA Administrator - TS/SCI in Columbia, Maryland

Your Impact:

Jacobs is seeking a Jira Administrator. This is an opportunity to work hand-in-hand with the customer on an exciting and dynamic program. The team provides a full suite of cutting edge, and industry leading solutions and hands-on support with designing, implementing, managing, and sustaining operations on a multitude of different network environments. We provide an environment that fosters and supports innovation and creating outside the box thinking to solve complex problems. There are several training opportunities for team members that want to learn new technologies and stay current with their technical skillset. We are a highly technical group and nurture growth, with a technical culture of cross-trained teammates with opportunities to develop additional skillsets.


The JIRA Administrator will be responsible for understanding the current process, identifying gaps, gathering requirements to develop and deliver customized applications/projects to meet the organizational demands. Develop and maintain automation workflows in Atlassian JIRA, Confluence, and additional plugins including tool administration and customization. Create JIRA projects, queries, and reports. Install and configure plugins and deploy to extend JIRA capabilities, make dashboards for JIRA Connect add-ons, configure custom fields, support JIRA configurations. Design custom JIRA workflow for different issues types to assist in Automation of provisioning, build & deploy servers and applications as well as other continuous integration workflows. Develop JIRA templates, complex JIRA workflows including project workflows, screen schemes, permission scheme and notification schemes in JIRA. Responsible for maintenance, administration, upgrade, and enhancements to JIRA, Confluence and integrations with other tools or plugins. Collaborate with cross-functional teams across organization, gather requirements to develop, and deliver custom templates, workflows (automation) using Atlassian products (JIRA, Service Desk, Confluence etc.)


Here’s What You’ll Need:

Active TS/SCI clearance

4+ years of Experience in JIRA administration or development in an enterprise environment

Required IAT Certs: one or more of the following: Sec+, CASP, CISSP

Required Vendor Cert: Microsoft, Linux, ACP-MJCP, ACP-MJSP, ACP-JCA, ACP-JA, ACP-JPA, or any other related vendor certification


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 (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf) .