Jacobs IT Project Manager - TS/SCI Polygraph REQUIRED in Reston, Virginia

IT Project Manager - TS/SCI Polygraph REQUIRED


“Jacobs NationalSecurity Solutions (NSS) provides world-class IT network and service managementcapabilities; cutting edge cyber threat awareness and cybersecurity solutions;innovative web- and software applications development; and advanced data analyticsfor major clients in the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, andFederal Civilian Agencies.

Our forward thinking solutions deliver an integrated approach to IT networkdesign and management, full lifecycle IT service management, IT service delivery,asset management, logistics and procurement, and vendor management. Weleverage the expertise and passion of our employees to conduct identity andaccess management, penetration testing, and vulnerability assessments for ournation’s most closely guarded agencies and networks. Our Cyber SecurityOperations Centers ensure safe, effective network operations for Federalclients while our data scientists are helping stop illegal acts before they canendanger Americans or our way of life.

Jacobs promotes aculture of operational excellence to create a safer, smarter, and moreconnected world while upholding the highest standards of compliance, qualityand integrity.

We continue to thriveand need your talent and motivation to help propel us farther, faster.”

Jacobs is seeking an IT Project Manager in Herndon, VA. Duties will include:

  • Serves at the point of contact for the requirements of the software.

  • Assist the customer in deciding the best software needs for their particular requirement.

  • Ensure that personnel tasks are completed within the deadlines, tasking guidance from the Government is clear and unambiguous, and assist with potential problems are pre-empted.

  • Consult and coordinate with the appropriate customer for problem resolution, task scheduling, and new resource requirements and task clarification.

  • Establish and implement streamlined processes and procedures enabling the Contractor to rapidly respond to requirements of the customer.

  • Consult with users, management, vendors, and technicians to assess computing needs and system requirements.

  • Direct daily operations of department by: analyzing workflow, establishing priorities, developing standards and setting deadlines.

  • PMs make decisions that deal with the daily schedule and work to be accomplished.

  • Stay abreast of various software that is being requested.


  • Active TS/SCI Polygraph Required


Bachelor’s degree in aComputer Science, Information Technology or related field or equivalent experience andfive (5) to eight (8) years of directly related experience or any equivalentcombination of education, experience, training and certifications.

  • Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

  • Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing

  • Proficiency in the use of MS Office product suite (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, SharePoint)

  • Advanced knowledge the customer and the interworking’s of the organization are critical to this position.

  • Must pay attention to detail and remain alert at all times.

  • Must be able tomaintain regular, reliable attendance and ensure on time daily arrival

EssentialJob Functions

Work Environment:

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

Physical Requirements:

Most work will be done at a desk or computer.

Equipment and Machines:

General office equipmentincluding PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers, Telephone, and othermiscellaneous office equipment.


Attendance is critical at alltimes. Must be able to work a 40-hour workweek, normally Monday throughFriday. However, times and days may vary depending on businessrequirements. Needs to be available to work overtime during critical peaks andbe available to meet last minute requests for overtime should the situationoccur.

Other EssentialFunctions:

Must be able to communicateeffectively both verbally and in writing

Grooming and dress must beappropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to theemployee or others. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhancesproductivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation.

Mustbe able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization bothverbally and in writing. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinateand prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must work well underpressure 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 vehiclerecords 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, 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-Virginia-Reston

Req ID: ATE0001FR