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Junior Cyber Security Analyst

Company: Jacobs
Location: Herndon
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Job Description:

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:**Jacobs is seeking a Junior Cyber Security Analyst to work remote and onsite in Herndon, VA.Job Description:Duties/Tasks and Responsibilities--- Assist the project team to help support the delivery of multiple deliverables and ad hoc customer requests--- Apply Program requirements to track security assessments of all in scope systems and solutions working our team SMEs and project stakeholders as needed--- Work directly with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) throughout project phases to resolve issues.--- Create and/or edit Cybersecurity documentation such as Policies, Standards/Guidelines, Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)/Process Documents, Checklists, Use Cases, Job Aids, and other related security documentation.--- Work with the team to collect and organize material and complete presentations for stakeholders, system owners and executive briefings according to set standards and specific client or project manager requests--- Create and utilize data flows, diagrams, and charts to illustrate content.--- Interview internal technical team members for documentation content and to build familiarity with cyber security policies and federal guidance, security assessments, risk and vulnerability assessments.--- Support the creation of quarterly and annual reports as required.**Here's What You'll Need:**Qualifications:--- Minimum of 1-2 year technical writing experience--- BA or BS degree or equivalent experience.--- Experience with developing security policies, standards, standard operating procedures.--- Experience in writing and/or providing quality assurance reviews of security assessment plans, SOPS, and reports.--- Familiarity with document management systems (e.g., SharePoint).--- Proficient in Microsoft Project, Word, Power Point, Excel, Visio, and Adobe.--- Excellent technical writing skills and attention to detail.--- Ability to work independently, and as part of an assessment team.--- Ability to handle multiple tasks.--- Ability to present content through visual illustration.--- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.--- Ability to obtain a security clearance.Desired Requirements:--- 1+ years of experience with managing day to day project operations and developing executive level briefings.--- 1+ years of experience briefing to executive leadership.--- Ability to present IT security risk to business and technical executive management effectively--- Ability to be detail-oriented and organized and plan and prioritize multiple tasks--- Demonstrated ability to learn and write new technical, IT, or cybersecurity topics. Self-starter and problem solver.--- Excellent time-management, organizational, and communication skills.--- Ability to complete multiple tasks and high volume of work.--- Mature, professional attitude and appearance.--- Ability to adapt to change and remain flexible.--- Openness to continuing learning and upgrading skills.Essential Functions:Physical Requirements:Most work will be done at a desk or computer.Work Environment:General Office environment. The work environment is fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressures. The nature of the work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other members of the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.Equipment & Machines:General office equipment including PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers, Telephone, and other miscellaneous office equipment.Attendance:Attendance is critical at all times. Must be able to work a 40-hour workweek, normally Monday through Friday. However, times and days may vary depending on business requirements. Needs to be available to work overtime during critical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtime should the situation occur.Other Essential Functions:Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writingGrooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation.Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must work well under pressure to meet deadline requirements. Must be willing to travel as needed. Must take and pass a drug test and background check as well as a motor vehicle records check. Must be a US citizen.\#ourmissionJacobs 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 ( and supplemental language (\_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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