Montana Jobs

facebook youtube linkedin
Mobile Montana Labor & Industry Mobile Logo

Job Information

Jacobs Operational Technology Cybersecurity Technologist, Mid - REMOTE in Helena, Montana

Your Impact:

Do you enjoy implementing and maintaining operational technology solutions which create a more secure, connected and sustainable world?

If so, please explore the Jacobs Operational Technology Services Team - we provide Operational Technology services domestically and globally for internal and external clients across multiple critical infrastructure sectors.

We focus on operational technology, cybersecurity and industrial controls – this is NOT an IT position.

This is a remote position in which work can be performed anywhere in the United States; travel to client sites is required.

Successful candidate will support projects to achieve client expectations for quality, schedule and budget


  • Participate in project decisions regarding technical approaches, cost and scheduling performance

  • Interact with clients, business groups, vendors and subcontractors

  • Help us implement and maintain Jacobs OT cyber standards both internally and externally

  • Travel to project sites to provide support of ICS networks, manage and maintain converged platforms, virtualization, networks, security platforms and various other OT/IoT technologies

  • Provide detailed network, cabling, server, rack elevation, and logical architecture diagrams for design and as-built submittals

  • Develop acceptance testing procedures and user manuals as needed

#dvstis #divergent

Here’s What You’ll Need:

What You Will Need:

  • Advanced knowledge and understanding of three main disciplines we follow:

  • ICS Systems (Automation/SCADA)

  • Networking (as it applies to ICS)

  • Cybersecurity (OT)

  • Minimum 3 years of OT experience with Microsoft Windows Server design and administration, virtualization and converged platform technology design, implementation, and troubleshooting

  • Minimum 3 years OT network experience with LAN and WAN design, implementation and troubleshooting for switches, routers, firewalls, and various other network equipment.

  • Cisco CCNA, Fortinet NSE-4, JNCIA or equivalent network certification

  • Ability to lead single technical hands-on implementation in an OT environment

Desired Skills:

  • Bachelor’s in science (B.S) in Computer Science or similar field

  • Excellent oral and written communication, team-oriented work practices, strong data analysis skills, technical problem-solving ability, organizational skills, multitasking ability, and excellent computer skills

  • Experience with the development of technical design documentation and technical reports

  • Experience with network analysis and penetration testing tools as; BackTrack, Metasploit, Rapid 7 Nexpose, NMAP and/or Wireshark

  • Familiarity with OT monitoring technologies such as: Claroty, Nozomi, Microsoft Defender for IoT (both OT and Enterprise), Armis, SCADA fence, Dark Trace, etc.

  • OSHA 10 training

  • Experience in leading OT design, integration or remediation teams.

  • One or more of the following Professional Certifications:

GIAC Certifications:

  • Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP)

  • Penetration Tester (GPEN)

  • Response and Industrial Defense (GRID)

  • Certified Penetration Tester (GPEN)

  • Security Leadership Certification (GSLC)

  • GIAC Security Expert (GSE)

Other desired certifications:

  • Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)

  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

  • Certified Cyber Forensics Professional (CCFP)

  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)

  • VMware Certified Professional – Data Center Virtualization (VCP-DCV)

  • Microsoft Certifications (MCP, MCSE, MCITP)

By joining the Jacobs team as an Operational Technologist Senior professional we'll help you grow professionally by having you participate in the design, documentation, implementation, and maintenance of ICS networks. You will handle complex technical challenges during design, installation and maintenance for ICS systems and networks and engage in the installation and configuration of network switches, routers, firewalls, virtualized servers, converged platforms, client workstations and various OT cybersecurity platforms and tools.