Network Forensics Engineer

Full Time
Fort Huachuca, AZ
Areas of Interest: Digital Forensics, Network Services
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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.

Jacobs Technology is seeking a Network Administrator with Network Forensic experience to support the Electronic Proving Ground contract in Fort Huachuca, AZ.  This position is for a networking professional that has the demonstrated expertise to deploy, establish, maintain and administer a dynamic and robust digital communications/instrumentation infrastructure serving as the backbone to customer needs related to network data capture, collection, distribution, analysis and presentation.   Position requires to use a combination of commercial off the shelf (COTS) and proprietary tools.  Candidate must be able to travel on temporary duty (TDY) assignments (30%).

Education and Experience:  
Bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 14 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Must currently hold a DoD Secret or higher clearance
  • Security + or  CISSP Certification 
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP and networking
  • Experience with network forensic packet analysis
  • Be able to research and/or develop network collection and analysis tools
  • Experience working with virtual machines
  • Familiarity in data analysis and visualization
  • Familiarity with tactical network protocols (i.e. JVMF)
  • Experience with scripting languages (Python)
  • IP Routing
  • IP Subnetting  
  • Network device configuration  
  • VLAN Configuration  
  • Understanding MAC addresses/filtering
  • Basic understanding of ARP tables 
  • Able to read and understand networking logs
  • 802.1x understanding
  • Network port security
  • Understanding of basic network cabling
  • Experience with network monitoring tools
  • Networking technical certification
  • Microsoft Windows and Linux Experience
  • Performs other duties as assigned which may require specific physical abilities.
Desired Skills: 
  • Prior experience at one of the Department of Defense’s testing laboratories 
  • Prior experience at one of the Army Test & Evaluation Command’s Proving Grounds
  • Team player with the ability to work collaboratively with other departments within and outside the organization
  • Prior experience with cyber security
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) certification  
Essential Functions 
Physical Requirements
  • Working at a computer or desk (considerations: sitting, eye strain, hand strain)
  • May involve long periods of sitting or standing
Work Environment
  • Generally an office and light industrial lab environment, which can involve inside or outside work depending on task. 
  • An inside environment may be a cubicle (considerations: close quarters, low to moderate noise, bright or dim lighting).  
  • Outside work may include various environmental conditions including warm and cold climates, loud noises, and light industrial hazards.  
  • Needs to be able to work well with co-workers, customer, and all levels of management. 
  • No hazards on job or unusual environmental conditions.  
  • Work site is located in Ft Huachuca, AZ.
Equipment and Machines 
  • Ability to operate electronics lab equipment as well as a personal computer, printer, copy machine, telephone, fax machine and other equipment including desk supplies and other work related tools as required.
  • Regular work hours will be Monday-Friday between 7:00AM to 4:00PM. 
  • This work is on a 9/80 work schedule.   
  • Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines. 
  • Must exhibit flexibility of work hours to adjust to surge situations based on critical mission requirements.
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
  • When operating any vehicle for work purposes, must wear seat belt and in addition, no cellular devices are to be used when vehicle is in motion
  • Must pass drug screen.
  • U.S. Citizen and ability to obtain an interim and a permanent U.S. DoD Secret Security Clearance required. 
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-Arizona-Fort Huachuca
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Job Posting: Sep 6, 2017, 9:50:46 AM

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