Information Systems Security Officer 5 - ESSM Support

Full Time
China Lake, CA
Areas of Interest: Information Systems Security Operations/Officer
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Jacobs is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and construction services for industrial, commercial and government organizations globally. The company employs over 54,000 people and operates in more than 25 countries around the world.

Serve as an Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) for the NAWCWD Cyber Security Division (Code 7.2.6) and provide support to Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile (ESSM) Program.  Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop and maintain an organizational or system-level cybersecurity program that includes cybersecurity architecture, requirements, objectives and policies, cybersecurity personnel, and cybersecurity processes and procedures.
  • Maintain a repository for all organizational or system-level cybersecurity-related documentation 
  • Ensure implementation of Information System (IS) security measures and procedures, including reporting incidents to the ISSM and appropriate reporting chains as well as coordinating system-level responses to unauthorized disclosures in accordance with DoDM 5200.01 Vol 3 for classified information or DoDM 5200.01 Vol 4 for CUI, respectively.
  • Implement and enforce all DoD IS and Platform Information Technology (PIT) system cybersecurity policies and procedures, as defined by cybersecurity-related documentation.
  • Ensure that all users have the requisite security clearances and access authorization, and are aware of their cybersecurity responsibilities for DoD IS and PIT systems under their purview before being granted access to those systems.
  • In coordination with the ISSM, initiate protective or corrective measures when a cybersecurity incident or vulnerability is discovered.
  • Establish a process for authorized users to report all cybersecurity-related events and potential threats and vulnerabilities to the ISSO.
  • Ensure that all DoD IS cybersecurity-related documentation is current and accessible to properly authorized individuals.
  • Ensures proper Configuration Management procedures are followed. Prior to implementation and contingent upon necessary approval with the ISSM.
  • Initiates requests for temporary and permanent exception, deviations, or waivers to IA requirements.
  • Ensures IA and IA-enabled software, hardware and firmware comply with appropriate security configuration guides.

Education and Experience:  
Position requires a BS degree in computer science, engineering, management or associated discipline with 6 years of experience in Information Technology/System Security and/or applying regulations, policies, and operating instructions. 
An AS or AA degree and an additional 4 years of experience; OR an additional 8 years of experience may be substituted for a BS or BA degree.  
Must have experience in Cyber Security processes and procedures. Must be able to prioritize tasks, deliver solutions on time and be willing to learn new processes, programs, policies and technologies. 
Baseline DoDI 8570.01M IA Certifications required – current CompTIA Security+ or higher certification. Must have a current/active U.S. DoD Secret, or above, Security Clearance. 

Essential Functions 
Physical Requirements
  • Working at a computer or desk (considerations: sitting, eye strain, hand strain)
  • May involve long periods of sitting
  • Rack mounted computer equipment in raised floor computer room environment 
Work Environment
  • An inside office environment
  • Needs to have clear, concise and accurate communication skills
  • Need to work well with, co-operate, and support clients, supervisors, and co-workers
Equipment and Machines 
  • Standard office equipment and machines, computer workstation.
  • Working at a computer or desk
  • Normal hours are Monday – Thursday 7:00am – 5:00pm, non-flex Fridays 7:00am to 4:00pm
  • Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines
  • Regular attendance is necessary and required
Other Essential Functions
  • Must be able to communicate effectively
  • Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with clients, supervisors and co-workers
  • Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to the employee or others
  • Must be able to support and work in a proactive team environment
  • Must hold the safety of yourself and those around you as the number one priority in the workplace
  • Current driver’s license, car registration and auto insurance required
  • US citizenship and an active interim or final US DoD Secret Security Clearance required.
The Jacobs System Lifecycle Group (SLG) enables the success of Department of Defense (DOD) and other Governmental organizations by providing unmatched systems life-cycle solutions. As a partner to our clients, we focus on innovative and cutting edge solutions that drive value. We take pride in sustaining a strong culture by remaining true to our Core Values: Profitable Growth is an Imperative, People are the heart of our business, Clients are our valued partners, and Performance excellence is our commitment. Jacobs offers a partnership in which you can grow personally and professionally with the advantages of strong leadership, competitive compensation and rewarding career paths. Come join the team whose work is destined to have a long-range effect on future generations.   
Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmation Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disbility, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. 
Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace. 


Primary Location: United States-California-China Lake/Ridgecrest
Travel: No
Job Posting: Aug 22, 2017, 4:47:22 PM

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At approximately $13 Billion in revenues, Jacobs is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional, and construction services, including all aspects of architecture, engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and specialty consulting. We serve a broad range of companies and organizations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies. Our global network includes approximately 66,000 employees in more than 250 offices in more than 30 countries, with operations in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, India, Australia, Africa, and Asia. Learn more about Jacobs here.
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