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

IT Software Project Manager - TS/SCI with Polygraph REQUIRED


“Jacobs National Security Solutions (NSS) provides world-class ITnetwork and service management capabilities; cutting edge cyber threatawareness and cybersecurity solutions; innovative web- and softwareapplications development; and advanced data analytics for major clients in theIntelligence Community, Department of Defense, and Federal Civilian Agencies.

Our forward thinking solutions deliver an integrated approach to IT networkdesign and management, full lifecycle IT service management, IT servicedelivery, asset management, logistics and procurement, and vendormanagement. We leverage the expertise and passion of our employees toconduct identity and access management, penetration testing, and vulnerabilityassessments for our nation’s most closely guarded agencies and networks. OurCyber Security Operations Centers ensure safe, effective network operations forFederal clients while our data scientists are helping stop illegal acts beforethey can endanger Americans or our way of life.

Jacobs promotes a culture of operational excellence to create asafer, smarter, and more connected world while upholding the highest standardsof compliance, quality and integrity.

We continue to thrive and need your talent and motivation to helppropel us farther, faster.”

Jacobs is seeking an IT Software Project Manager in Reston, 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

  • Serves as the manager for complex projects and shall assist personnel in working with the Government's authorized representative and customer agency representatives

  • Under the guidance of Management, the candidate will be identifying, analyzing, defining, and coordinating user, customer and stakeholder needs and translate them into technical or operational requirements for the research, development, production and/or procurement of processes, systems and/or services

  • Will have multiple projects to manage from concept to delivery

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Active TS/SCI polygraph required

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

  • Must be able to provide risks and develop mitigation strategies which are in compliance with government policies and procedures to executive and senior managers

  • Must be able to monitor, troubleshoot and identify challenges for both non-technical and technical issues throughout the entire project and if necessary implement appropriate technical modifications to ensure delivery of products/services to customers and/or stakeholders

  • 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)

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

Essential Job Functions

Work Environment:

GeneralOffice environment: The work environment is fast-paced and sometimesinvolves extreme deadline pressures. The nature of the work requires a highdegree of teamwork and cooperation with other members of the staff as well asindividuals across the Company and Customers.

Physical Requirements:

Typically employees sit comfortablyto do their work, interspersed by brief periods of standing, walking, bending,and carrying papers and books, and extensive periods requiring the use ofcomputer terminals to accomplish work objectives.

Equipment and Machines:

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


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

Other Essential Functions:

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.


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: I2S0003E9