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Systems/Virtualization Engineer IRES

Description of Duties:
The Systems/Virtualization Engineer will support the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) on the Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) contract .
The candidate will:
  • Perform daily/weekly system health (battle-rhythm) checks on the virtual infrastructure to ensure normal maintenance functions are performing properly.
  • View and respond (as appropriate) to events reflected in the various management and monitoring tools.
  • Attend various meetings (crew/team, staff, change, configuration, etc.).
  • Participate in forward thinking activities and automating as much as feasible.
  • Perform administration of virtual environment to include troubleshooting, break fix activities, the patching and remediation of servers, and system audit log reviews as required.
  • Coordinate efforts with other work centers and personnel to resolve Remedy Incidents related to systems and supporting infrastructure, troubleshooting any system errors or user issues, tracking resource utilization and performance of systems, and performing modifications and upgrades as needed.
  • Position is for shift work with primary hours being mid shift in order to provide 24x7x365 coverage.

The successful candidate will be able to:

  • Work with little supervision.

Primary duty hours fall between 0000 (MT) and 0900 (MT). This position is located at either Schriever AFB, Colorado or Redstone Arsenal, Huntsville, Alabama.

This position will be posted for two weeks ending on June 3, 2019. If a candidate has not been selected at that time, it will continue to be posted until a suitable candidate is found or the position is closed.
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Basic Requirements: Must have one of the following combinations of education and experience: HS Diploma (or GED) and 8 years of general experience; or an Associate’s degree and 6 years of general experience; or a Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of general experience; or a Master’s degree and 2 years of general experience.
  • 4 years of experience as an administrator in a medium to large virtualized environment with knowledge of Active Directory, Window Server 2012R2/2016, and virtualization technologies
  • General networking experience to include switching and routing
  • General enterprise level storage experience
  • Must have a DoD 8570.01 IAT Level II Certification or higher
  • Must have an active DoD Secret security clearance


  • Has the willingness to learn new technologies.
  • Has strong communication skills.
  • Quickly adapt to new situations.
  • Strong commitment to a team environment.
  • Current VMware certifications
  • Experience with VMware vRealize Automation
  • Experience with EMC and HP storage arrays
  • Experience with HP server products to include HP c-Class Blade Systems and Virtual Connects
  • Scripting experience w/ Microsoft PowerShell and vSphere PowerCLI
  • Experience using Remedy software preferred
  • Experience supporting a DoD customer

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 drug-free workplace.

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Redstone Arsenal, Alabama
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