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Jacobs Information Assurance Security Specialist – Junior (Policy) in Tampa, Florida

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Your Impact:

The Contractor shall develop, publish, and review Cybersecurity policies, plans, and procedures, to include Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs), policy memorandums, directives, instructions, manuals, Task Orders, Concepts of Operation (CONOPs), Continuity of Operations Plans (COOPs), Interconnection Security Agreements (ISAs), Memorandums of Agreement (MOAs), Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs), reports, and products that support situational awareness, planning, operations, and response actions.

General duties include:

  • Provide dedicated, on-site support for Cybersecurity policy, plans, and procedures.

  • Develop, publish, and review Cybersecurity policy and guidance, to include SOPs, TTPs, policy memorandums, directives, instructions, manuals, Task Orders, CONOPs, COOPs, ISAs, MOAs, and MOUs.

  • Notify the appropriate USSOCOM, Component Command, TSOC and deployed forces’ Government personnel about Cybersecurity-related incidents, threats, and other general information (e.g., fake web sites, banking, and phishing scams) in a timely manner.

  • Maintain currency with Cybersecurity trends, threats, common exploits, policies, procedures, and industry best practices.

  • Manage Cybersecurity information in a way that provides ready access for rapid correlation, analysis, and dissemination.

  • Assist USSOCOM, its Component Commands, TSOCs, and deployed forces with collaborative Cybersecurity planning and operations.

  • Disseminate Cybersecurity information to decision makers, as well as to the Computer Network Defense (CND), Network Operations (NetOps), and information operations communities, to support planning, operations, and other related activities.

  • Evaluate guidance from higher headquarters, coordinate applicable implementation by USSOCOM, its Component Commands, TSOCs and deployed forces, and draft recommended direction.

  • Ensure the policies, directives, OPORDs, TTPs, SOPs, and CONOPs of USSOCOM, its Component Commands, TSOCs, and deployed forces are updated based on higher headquarters’ guidance and within the timeframe directed by relevant guidance or the Government

Here’s What You’ll Need:

Minimum Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelors’s Degree in English or Computer/Systems Science discipline and three (3) years of progressive, relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Experience with the US Combatant Commands (USCENTCOM/USSOCOM) is desired.

  • DOD Information Assurance Technical (IAM) Level 1 certification is desired.

  • Must have excellent communications skill (written and oral) and interpersonal skills.

  • Knowledge and experience with DOD IA processes and policies (e.g., CJCSM 6510.01, Incident Response and other IA policies).

  • Active TS/SCI clearance required.

Work Environment

Work will be performed in a cubical environment inside a large facility. Some CONUS travel may be required depending on requests by the customer. May be required to attend off site meetings.

Physical Requirements

Sitting at desk. Phone use and PC or laptop. Filing required. May require lifting and carrying boxes of supplies or files up to 25 lbs. Extended periods of sitting while on PC/laptop or phone.

Equipment and Machines

General office equipment, which includes: telephone, fax machine, copier, PC/laptop, and other miscellaneous office equipment. Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite is required.


Regular attendance in accordance with established work schedule is mandatory. Work assignments dependent on requirements by the client. It is important to be able to work at least 8 hours a day for 5 days per week (Monday through Friday).

Other Essential Functions

Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation. Must be well organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interface effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization. Grooming and dress usually business casual, but dependent on client’s standards. Must not pose a safety hazard to employees working in the same general area.

The position for which you are interviewing requires a US government security clearance. This is to advise you, that should you be extended an offer, if you possess a dual citizenship (i.e., citizen of the US and another country), in order to be granted a clearance you will be required to relinquish your citizenship