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Jacobs Security Engineer Senior (ISSO) in washington, District Of Columbia

Critical Mission Solutions

Your mission is our mission.

We're invested in you and your success. Everything we do - whether Aerospace, Defense, Intelligence, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Nuclear, Automotive, or Telecommunications - is more than just a project. It's our challenge as human beings, too. That's why we bring a thoughtful and collaborative approach to every one of our partnerships.

It's our promise to challenge the status quo as we redefine how to solve the world's greatest challenges, and transform big ideas into intelligent solutions for a more connected, sustainable world.

Design your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed –today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

Independently develops Assessment & Authorization (A&A) packages (Risk Assessment, SSP, IT Contingency Plans, etc.)

Performs continuous monitoring activities

Performs technical risk assessments for planned system changes or when security vulnerabilities are uncovered or suspected

Assists in the Security Control Assessment (SCA) process

Provides expert advice on a wide range of technologies and platforms

Conducts and reviews vulnerability scans (Nessus, Web Inspect, Qualys and Splunk), ensuring recommendations to senior leadership are provided and followed up on

Pro-actively monitors CERT and similar organizations for potential vulnerabilities that could impact assigned systems and develop mitigation plans

Manages Plans of Action & Milestones (POA&M) and assists with remediation

Works closely with cross-functional teams to help resolve system issues

Here’s What You’ll Need:

10 years of experience in software engineering, program design and implementation, configuration management, or maintenance, integration or testing, and information system engineering

5 years of experience in system security analysis and implementation; secure system engineering or design; and work in protocol and/or interface standards

Extensive experience developing A&A packages, FISMA, FedRAMP and NIST

Superior written and oral communication skills

Ability to mentor and lead staff

Take ownership of system security and meeting deadlines

Guide engineers, analysts and managers on related programs

Experience with Nessus, WebInspect, Qualys and Splunk

Strong technical background with the following:

Windows systems

Cloud systems

Linux systems

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf) .

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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