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Jacobs Security Controls Assessor (SCA) Senior w/ TS/SCI Poly in Linthicum, Maryland

Your Impact:

Are you interested in using your skills to help shape the Cyber, Security, & Intel space? If so, look no further. We are seeking a Security Controls Assessor to join our team of passionate individuals in Columbia, Maryland. In this role you will support challenging, mission-critical projects that make a direct impact on the nation’s security and intelligence mission.


  • Conducts verification and validation for security compliance of all information systems, products, and components

  • Analyzes design specifications, design documentation, configuration practices and procedures, and operational practices and procedures

  • Provides identification of non-compliance of security requirements and possible mitigations to requirements that are not in compliance

  • Conducts on-site evaluations

  • Validates the security requirements of the information system

  • Verifies and validates that the system meets the security requirements

  • Provides vulnerability assessment of the system

  • Coordinates penetration testing

  • Provides a comprehensive verification and validation report (certification report) for the information system

  • Provides process improvement recommendations

  • Assists the Government to draft standards and guidelines for usage


Here’s what you’ll need :

  • Experience in security or system engineering in five or more areas, including: telecommunications concepts, operating systems, databases/DBMS, middleware, applications, web-servers, data storage, Active Directory, firewalls, and controlled interfaces

  • This is a CWIP Billet per DoD Directive 8570-1 and must meet specified certification requirements defined and documented by the TTO COR – IAT III or IAM III.

Clearance Required:

  • Active TS/SCI with Poly

Minimum Experience/Education:

  • Twelve years of related work experience

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or IT Engineering may be substituted for four years of experience

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