Jenkins ver. 2.107.1
Folders Plugin version 6.1.2
Role-based Authorization Strategy Plugin version 2.6.1
The JIRA Pipeline Steps Plugin version 1.4.3 only allows global configuration for authentication at Manage Jenkins > Configure System > JIRA Steps
We use Role-based access control to folders and projects with a combination of the Folders Plugin and Role-based Authorization Strategy Plugin. Project owners depend on plugins allowing use of the withCredentials Pipeline step for authentication.