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Jacobs Tester and Evaluator, Defense Intelligence and Information Enterprise (DI2E) in Fort Huachuca, Arizona

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Mission Statement

The Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) is a dynamic, forward-leaning organization, on the cutting edge of cybersecurity, DevSecOps, cloud computing, big data analysis, and other advanced technologies. JITC is the Department of Defense’s Joint Interoperability Certifier and the only non-service operational test agency for information technology and national security systems. As a member of the Jacobs team at JITC, your expertise and skill will support risk-based test, evaluation and certification services, ensuring the C4ISR systems scheduled for fielding to our nation's warfighters function as designed, are fully interoperable, and support mission requirements.

Job Description

Performs analytical work in support of testing and evaluation (T&E) of Defense Intelligence and Information Enterprise (DI2E) T&E areas include developmental, operational, standards conformance, and interoperability. Incorporates DoD and Intelligence Community interoperability directives and instructions in T&E processes. Applies common T&E practices that include identification of capability requirements, meeting stakeholder needs, development of testing and evaluation approaches, development of data collection strategies, authentication and validation of data, and reporting clear and understandable results, and providing actionable recommendations to improve the operational effectiveness of enterprise tested. Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates IT system operations. Reviews and analyzes schematics, and technical drawings, diagrams, and specifications. Must be able to review, analyze, and interpret government representatives’ needs. Solicits intelligence system requirements and associated operational environments to produce an evaluation approach that supports T&E objectives.

Shares and briefs T&E project milestones to task lead and occasionally other stakeholders. Conducts testing of processes and products. Supports the design and implementation of test procedures and test networks to determine if standards and criteria are met. Recommends adjustments to the T&E processes or detailed procedures, if appropriate. Supports quality assurance and compliance with applicable regulatory requirements; conducts audits and reviews/analyzes data and documentation. Relies on manual methods and automated test tools to execute the testing and evaluation activities. Inspects, tests, and measures data that is produced or consumed. Must be able to document, notify, brief, and discuss results.

Records all initial findings and documents final test results in a government approved formatted formal report. Accounts for anomalies and errors found during testing and data analysis, notifies customers and management, and analyze and/or correct problems or make appropriate recommendations for a solution. Acceptable degree specialties include but are not limited to the following: Information Technology, Computer Science, Mathematics, Cybersecurity, and various engineering and science disciplines. Acceptable IT system certifications include Security+.

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Here’s What You’ll Need:


Must be familiar with a variety of the IT field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Works under general supervision. Typically reports to a Task Lead/Team Lead. Must be adept at problem solving, identifying risk, and communicating results and recommendations to Task Lead and Customer.

Requires a Bachelor’s degree; an Associate’s degree at least 6 years of experience; a minimum of 60 semester hours of formal education working towards an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree and at least 8 years of experience; or at least 12 years of experience is required. Requires at least 1 certification in area of specialization. Additional certifications in the area of specialization may be substituted for 1 year of experience. The degree must be in a relevant technical curriculum and experience must be related to the job duties.


Ability to support operational testing, developmental testing, and interoperability testing of DoD IT systems and software.

Ability to support T&E events to include test planning, scheduling, coordination, daily status meetings/reports, and reporting.

Ability to support compiling and analyzing test data while identifying and explaining anomalies observed during testing and data analysis in the test report.

Must be good at problem solving, identifying risk, and communicating results and recommendations.

Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously.

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Must be able to interface effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization and the government.

Excellent analytical and critical thinking skills

Must be proficient in all Microsoft Office applications

Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility required at time of hire


Experience with automated data collection tools

Experience with Measurement and Signature Intelligence

Experience with Evaluation Frameworks, Initial Capabilities Document, Capabilities Based Assessments, or DoD Architecture Framework products

Physical Requirements

Must be able to work at a computer, desk for extended periods. Must be able to interact effectively with all levels of employees and customers.


With the exception of approved leave and holidays, attendance is mandatory. This position is expected to be on-site during all regular business hours.

Other Essential Functions

Must take and pass a drug test and background check. Must have/maintain appropriate security clearance as may be required. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interface effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization. Must be willing to travel as-needed.

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Primary Location : Fort Huachuca, AZ with 25% travel.

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