Jacobs Project Lead - Software Developement Team in Huntsville, Alabama

Project Lead - Software Developement Team


The ideal candidate will work in concert with software developers and a software project development manager to perform project and resource planning. The project manager will act as the stakeholder to ensure the project meets the approved goals and timelines.


  • Business requirements analysis

  • Creation and maintenance of project plans

  • Interfacing with project stakeholders and software development teams

  • Monitoring project status

  • Coordinating status reports to management

  • Process improvement

  • Ensure projects are delivered on time

  • Manage changes to project scope, project schedule

  • Report and escalate to management as needed


Must have 10 years technical experience to include at least 3 yrs in PL exp, OR 8 years technical experience to include at least 3 years in PL exp and an Associates Degree in a Technical Discipline or related field, OR 6 years technical experience to include at least 3 yrs in PL exp and a Bachelors Degree in a Technical Discipline or related field.


  • Previous software development knowledge/experience in C# or .NET

  • Previous database knowledge/experience in Oracle and/or SQL Server

Required Certifications:

  • IAT level III (CISSP, CompTia CASP, GCIH)

  • Microsoft MCST cert (US Army required)

Essential Functions

Physical Requirements

Requiressitting for extended periods of time at a desk (90%). Requires sitting at acomputer terminal for long periods of time (90%). There is a possibility thatdue to parking availability and location of work area walking moderate to longdistances can sometimes be required.

Work Environment

Inside office/cubicle environment. Requires ability tointeract professionally with co-workers and all levels of management (100%).

Equipment and Machines

Requiresability to operate a personal computer, a telephone, copier, and other generaloffice equipment (100%). Ability to conduct evaluation of third and fourthgeneration or current state of the art computer hardware and software and itsability to support specific requirements, interfacing with other equipment andsystems.


Attendance is critical. Work hours are normally 8 hoursper day and 5 days per week, Monday through Friday. Being prompt is importantto provide continuous and on-going service to customers. Attendance isimportant to maintain continuity of service. Work outside of normal duty hoursmay be required with as little as one hour advance notice. Overtime isinfrequent, but important when required (1%).

Other Essential Functions

Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and inwriting. Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of theorganization. Must be able to obtain unescorted access to work areas. Groomingand dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safetyrisk/hazard to the employee or others.The minimum of an active Interim Secret levelDoD Security Clearance is required.

IAT Level III (CISSP, CompTia CASP, CISM, GCIH) and MicrosoftMCTS certification are required.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Jacobs does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional, or local law.

Primary Location United States-Alabama-Huntsville

Travel No

Req ID: I2S00044J