Jacobs Cyber Security Audit and Compliance Specialist – US Federal Team - REMOTE in Dallas, Texas
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As member of the US Federal Cyber Security Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) team, you’ll guide operational security activities including assessment and development of security controls within the corporate technology environments supporting our US Federal operations. A primary focus of the Security Audit and Compliance Specialist is to plan and conducts audits, security reviews and assessments of information systems, security controls and applications to safeguard assets, ensure accuracy of data, and promote operational efficiency.
How you help drive compliance at Jacobs:
Perform business and technical analysis, consulting, audit and security assessments focused on cyber security solutions and various information systems (e.g. Database, Applications and Middleware
Analyze, evaluate, and document user permissions, security parameters, and possible interfaces for applications including ERP systems and/or modules.
Segregation of duties analysis, data flow understanding, information technology (IT) security risks and controls, utilizing third party analysis tools
Provide solution recommendations based on identified control gaps or deficiencies
Develop procedures or other remediation recommendations based on issues identified
Consult with ERP development and administration teams on configuration and implementation parameters for user access controls
IT audits, IT risk assessments, general IT control reviews, Service Organization Control (SOC), other IT security consultative services
Interview various personnel and examines records to identify anomalies or suspicious patterns of activity • Analyze data to evaluate effectiveness of controls and determine accuracy of reports, and efficiency and security of operations
Create audit reports to document findings and recommendations
Devise controls for new or modified applications to prevent inaccurate calculations and data loss, and to ensure discovery of errors
As a Jacobs Compliance professional, you’ll collaborate with a team of achievers and solutions providers, while each of you discovers what drives you. At Jacobs, we believe in #TogetherBeyond, living inclusion, diversity, and cohesion; nurturing opportunity and encouraging career growth through mentorship and exemplary leadership; operating with the utmost integrity. We’ll help you grow, pursue, and fulfill what inspires you – so we can make big impacts on the world, together.
*To meet compliance with work on US government projects US citizenship is required.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Bachelor's degree in MIS, Business or Accounting, or relevant experience
Four to six years cyber security, auditing, or IT operational experience, including technical knowledge of various security applications and approaches; including experience with ERP controls (Oracle and PeopleSoft)
Understanding of IT Controls frameworks/compliance including Sarbanes-Oxley; ISO 2700x; SANS/CIS/NIST, etc.
Experience with US Federal information technology and cyber security standards including NIST 800-171
High degree of data sensitivity and confidentiality
Ideally, you'll also have:
Experience in diversified, global operations utilizing complex applications and ERP implementations
CISA, CISSP, CISM, CRISC, CGEIT certifications (or in process)
Professional services or cybersecurity consulting background
Network and operating systems security experience
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) .
At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.