Jacobs Systems Analyst in Fort Meade, Maryland

Systems Analyst


Jacobs is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and construction services for industrial, commercial and government organizations globally. The companyemploys over 74,000 people and operates in more than 40 countries around the world.

Jacobs is looking for talented individuals to join our team for DISA's Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) supporting the upcoming Test, Evaluation, and Certification (TEC) contract. We are seeking current/former incumbents who are/or have supported the current JITC T&E MSS IDIQ contract (at Fort Huachuca, AZ and Fort Meade, MD), as well as any candidates who have skill sets that can support the full spectrum of IT communication systems and software test and evaluation.

Exciting opportunity for anexperienced OT&E professional to actively participate in Operational Test& Evaluation (OT&E) and Cybersecurity assessments of the Joint RegionalSecurity Stack (JRSS) for the US Army, US Air Force and DISA organizations. JRSSis a system-of-systems designed to centralize and enhance the management,situational awareness, and network defenses of Joint and Service-specificsystems.

  • Hoston-site technical exchange meetings and provide test recommendations,development of timelines, and test requirements (i.e. Use Case Summit,Evaluation Workshop Table Top Exercises

  • Conductproduct reviews of JRSS related documents; provided as part of the overall JRSSprogram management and provide feedback as Test Subject Matter Expert (EnterpriseArchitectures, PMO Documents, Use Cases

  • Supportthe lifecycle development of Use Cases identified by the operational sponsorand the operational community for product development and testing/validation

  • Participate in JRSS operationalrehearsal

  • Participate in JRSS OperationalAssessments (OA)

  • Contribute to Test Plans

  • Contribute to Test Readiness Reviews(TRRs

  • Contribute to Quick Look Reports

  • Contribute to major AssessmentReports


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  • CONUS travel is involved to attend Operational Assessments


Education and Experience:

Requires a Master's degree and at least 8 years of experience; or a Bachelor's degree and 10 years of relevant experience.

This position requires a DoD 8570 Level III certification.

Acceptable degree specialties include but are not limited to the following: Information Technology, Mathematics, Computer Networking, Cybersecurity, and various engineering and science disciplines.

Related certifications in the area of specialization may be substituted for 1 year of experience. Examples of relevant Government or industry training include, but are not limited to, applicable DAWIA, SPRDE, and United States Federal or DoD school training and certification on a specific system, network, or technology.

  • Knowledge/familiarity of DoD andJoint Staff directives, instructions, and regulations

  • Developmental and OperationalTesting experience

  • Cybersecurity test experience

  • Use case development

  • Worked in a DOD OperationalEnvironment at the Joint level (highly desired, not required)

This position will require a security clearance at the Top Secret level with SCI eligibility at time of hire.

Essential Functions:

Physical Requirements

Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods of time. Position may require filing, typing, and reading from a computer screen. Must have sufficient mobility, included but not limited to: bending, reaching, turning and kneeling to complete daily duties in a timely and efficient manner. There is a possibility that due to parking availability and location of work, walking moderate to long distances may be required.

Work Environment

An inside and outside environment (considerations: closed quarters, close together, lighting). Needs to be able to work well with co-workers and all levels of management. No hazards on job or unusual environmental conditions.

Equipment and Machines

Ability to operate office equipment such as a personal computer, printer, copy machine, telephone, fax machine and other equipment including desk supplies and other work related tools as required.


Core work hours will be between 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday - Friday. Regular attendance of scheduled hours is extremely important. Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines. Must exhibit flexibility of work hours to adjust to surge situations based on critical mission requirements.

Other Essential Functions

Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with customers, management and co-workers. Must have clear, concise and accurate communications skills in English, both verbal and written. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to employees or others. Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a professional manner. Independent personal transportation to office or work site is required. Travel to and from customer’s locations and the test fields may be required to support projects. This may involve airline travel. In some cases, accommodations can possibly be made for POV, if necessary. When operating any vehicle for work purposes, must wear seat belt and in addition, no cellular devices are to be used when vehicle is in motion.


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-Maryland-Fort Meade

Req ID: ATE00014Z