Jacobs Cyber Security Engineer IRES - Huntsville in REDSTONE ARSENAL, Alabama

Cyber Security Engineer IRES - Huntsville


Identity and Access Management (ldAM) Engineer to support the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) ldAM Program. Assists with the development of a strategic roadmap for the MDA ldAM program by conducting feasibility studies and evaluating solutions with regard to their ability to integrate with the existing infrastructure and their adoption of general security practices. Conducts product analysis as they relate DoD/NSS Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), smartcard technology, middleware, certificate validation, certificate authority, strong authentication methodologies, mobile devices, and emerging ldAM technologies. Provides architecture, design, implementation, configuration, troubleshooting, training, and ongoing support for all MDA networks. Provides top-level engineering support to operations crews to resolve complex problems.


Requirements: BS 12 years of relevant experience.Strong technical skills related to the Microsoft Windows and Linux operating systems, Active Directory and associated tools, Group Policy, and RSA technology. Basic knowledge of ports/protocols, RADIUS/TACACS, and networking. Experience with DoD/NSS PKI, Microsoft certificate authority architecture, certificate validation, smart card logon process, pk-enablement of Active Directory, Linux systems, and websites/web applications. Familiar with US Cyber Command Technical Orders and Directives, and DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs).

Excellent communication skills and the ability of guiding discussions and concisely expressing thoughts and ideas both verbally and in writing. Ability to work independently and as a part of a team, possessing strong decision making skills and the ability to drive enterprise initiatives that align with business objectives and strategy. Requires current knowledge of industry trends, topics relating to security, privacy and PKI, with the ability to master new technologies. Ability to adapt to new situations and a willingness to learn new technologies.Requires a Security certification. Proficient with Visio. Proficient with installation and design documentation. Secret clearance required.

Desired: CISSP certification

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Alabama-REDSTONE ARSENAL

Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time

Req ID: AS000308