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Jacobs Network Analyst Instructor in Hanover, Maryland

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Your Impact:

We train like we fight! If you want to be part of a dynamic Instructor Team delivering engaging and cutting-edge training solutions, this is the place for you!

Jacobs is currently seeking Instructors and Content Developers in Hanover, Maryland, to deliver training as part of the new Network Analyst training course. Network Analyst Instructors will be part of a collaborative multidisciplinary Team delivering highly sophisticated, technical, hands-on training solutions to meet the mission and time-critical needs of our customers.

Network Analyst Instructor candidates provide classroom instruction, provide lab experience, and evaluate students on the knowledge required to meet the certification standards for their career path. In addition;

  • The instructor works with a multidisciplinary Team of professionals to develop and update course content, training materials, and documentation.

  • The Instructors work with the students to prepare them to meet the mission-critical needs of our customers

  • The Instructors monitor student performance on practical exercises and provide feedback to students

  • Virtualization technology is employed heavily to simulate real-world scenarios that create an immersive learning environment for students



Here’s What You’ll Need:

The Network Analyst Instructor position requires cleared individuals with an extensive range of experience, including the following:

  • Must have TS/SCI with Poly and be willing to upgrade within one year of accepting the position.

  • Computer Science oriented Bachelor’s degree and minimum two (2) years of experience in the development, testing, deployment, operations, training, or maintenance of electrical/electronic/software systems. An additional three (3) years of experience may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree for a total of five (5) years of experience.

  • Experience engineering design, development, deployment, operations, training or maintenance related to Windows and Unix variants

  • Administration knowledge of setting up and maintaining common Windows and/or Unix variant servers

  • Demonstrate knowledge of creating and configuring virtual hosts and networks using VMware in support of developing and/or instructing realistic scenarios

  • Demonstrate knowledge of commonly used software-programming languages (to include, but not limited to: Python, Ruby, and/or shell scripting).

  • Experience creating and/or using training materials utilizing tools such as MOODLE, Captivate, Camtasia, Articulate, or other course and learning management systems (LMS)

Desired Skills (NOT REQUIRED):

The Network Analyst Instructor positions requires fully cleared individuals with an extensive range of experience, including the following:

  • Conduct research and evaluate technical and all-source intelligence with specific emphasis on network operations and cyber warfare tactics, techniques, and procedures focused on the threat to networked weapons platforms and US and DoD information networks

  • Analyze network events to determine the impact on current operations and conduct all-source research to determine advisory capability and intent.

  • Prepare assessments and cyber threat profiles of current events based on the sophisticated collection, research and analysis of classified and open source information

  • Correlate threat data from various sources

  • Develop and maintain analytical procedures to meet changing requirements and ensure maximum operations

  • Collect data using a combination of standard intelligence methods and business processes.

  • Produce high-quality papers, presentations, recommendations, and findings for senior US government intelligence and network operations officials

  • Provide recommendations for technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems

  • Under supervision, draft and recommend approach to solutions

  • General Windows and Unix knowledge

  • Experience as a trainer or course developer for cyber courses

  • Effective communication, writing, documentation, and requirements gatherings skills are needed to be effective in this role for working with other members of the Team and with the Customer to meet the requirements of the program


Essential Functions:

Physical Requirements:

Most work will be done at a desk or computer.

Work Environment:

General Office environment. The work environment is fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressures. The nature of the work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other members of the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.

Equipment & Machines:

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


Attendance is critical at all times. Must be able to work a 40-hour workweek, normally Monday through Friday. However, times and days may vary depending on business requirements. Needs to be available to work overtime during critical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtime should the situation occur.

Other Essential Functions:

Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation.

Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must work well under pressure to meet deadline requirements. Must be willing to travel as needed. Must take and pass a drug test and background check as well as a motor vehicle records check. Must be a US citizen.

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)

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