Jacobs Information Assurance Engineer in Scott AFB, Illinois
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Jacobs is seeking a qualified Information Security Specialist to support the IT Service Management (ITSM) contract at Scott AFB, IL. Jacobs provides information technology solutions and services to a broad range of both Government and private industry, including Department of Defense, Federal Civilian agencies, healthcare, education, and small/medium business market. Our analysts, engineers, and technicians are highly trained, qualified subject matter experts, understanding each segments specialized business processes, requirements, and functions. Combined with an extensive IT background, Information Solutions Group's enhanced IT services enable our clients to analyze existing business processes, identify process improvements, evaluate associated risks, and develop operational solutions.
The Information Security Specialist assists in developing and maintaining knowledgebase on changing regulatory, threat, and technology landscapes to continually develop or maintain security policies and standards and ensure compliance throughout the organization.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Execute cyber security defense processes and procedures IAW DoD policy and USTRANSCOM Government direction
Provide cyber security defense support, to include installation, configuration, operation, and system administration of the Government furnished cyber security defense tool suite on-site at Scott AFB during normal duty hours and on-call after duty hours with a one (1) hour response time to begin work
Provide on-site support at locations other than Scott AFB will be on an as needed basis and as directed by the government
Utilize cyber security defense tool suite consisting of network and host based infrastructure defense capabilities, including firewalls, proxy servers, email filtering gateways, anti-malware, Host Based Security System (HBSS), integration with capabilities provided via the Joint Information Environment/ Joint Regional Security Stacks, and other products that may be directed or procured
Apply the cyber security defense tools and processes, to protect and defend USTRANSCOM’s NIPRNet and SIPRNet enclave environments
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Qualifications - External
Minimum Education/Experience Requirements:
This position requires 10 or more years of experience with a MS/MA degree. An IAT Level II is required. The minimum of a Secret level DoD Security Clearance is required.
ITIL Foundations or ITIL Intermediate certifications
Requires sitting for extended periods of time at a desk (90%). Requires sitting at a computer terminal for long periods of time (90%). There is a possibility that due to parking availability and location of work area walking moderate to long distances can sometimes be required.
Inside office/cubicle environment. Requires ability to interact professionally with co-workers and all levels of management (100%).
Equipment and Machines
Requires ability to operate a personal computer, a telephone, copier, and other general office equipment (100%). Ability to conduct evaluation of third and fourth generation or current state of the art computer hardware and software and its ability to support specific requirements, interfacing with other equipment and systems.
Attendance is critical. Work hours are normally 8 hours per day and 5 days per week, Monday through Friday. Being prompt is important to provide continuous and on-going service to customers. Attendance is important to maintain continuity of service. Work outside of normal duty hours may be required with as little as one-hour advance notice. Overtime is infrequent, but important when required (1%).
Other Essential Functions
Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization. Must be able to obtain unescorted access to work areas. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. An IAM Level I certification is required. The minimum of an Secret level DoD Security Clearance is required.
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