Software Procurement Specialist ***TS/SCI with Poly

Reston, Virginia
28 Oct 2016
20 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs currently has an opening for a TS/SCI Polygraph cleared Software Procurement Specialist. This position is located in Reston, VA area. Duties will include:

  • Track and manage Software License compliance, usage and renewal
  • Acquisition assistance
  • Contract negotiation assistance
  • Assist in management of Vendor relations
  • New product awareness
  • Internal website content management
  • Customer assistance and issue resolution
  • Market Trend research and product recommendations
  • Identify excess capacity and redistribute unused licenses for maximum efficiency
  • Define data quality standards & appropriate control mechanisms to maintain data quality
  • Distribution of ELA License, Media and Rights as tasked by Requirements Officers
  • Assist as needed in product registration- Consumer Bequest
  • Registration includes the necessary E-mails, contact paperwork, etc., required to Activate "keyed" applications. This process is time consuming and often involves substantial correspondence with End -User and Manufacturers.
  • Tier 2 Software Support (Basic Product Knowledge, Product Capabilities, Compatibility, Licensing options etc.: i.e. Best Buy Software Salesperson

  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph required
  • Requires two (2) years of college with courses in business administration, industrial management, or appropriate discipline, and six (6) years progressive experience, or any equivalent combination of relevant education and experience
  • 3-5 years of experience in software licensing methods used in software industry. Detailed oriented. Must be PC Literate and have the ability to Download and Burn Software.
Essential Job Functions:
  • Must be proficient in excel
  • Good customer service skills
  • Excellent Communication skills: Orally over the phone and in person; written Via email
  • Must be an active listener
  • Requires flexibility / adaptability
  • Will be able to multi-task

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