Project Manager IRES - SAFB - (AER0003WJ)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Colorado-Schriever AFB-20348-SHRV
  • Apr 27, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description



Description of Duties:

The Project Manager supports the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) on the Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) contract. The candidate will:

  • Support complete project life-cycle activities associated with various information technology and infrastructure-oriented projects in support of missile defense C2BMC integration and testing.The position includes the following activities:
  • Project planning, cost estimation and proposal development
  • Integrated schedule and risk management
  • Requirements and design management
  • Procurement management
  • Scope management
  • Project execution
  • Issue resolution and stakeholder management
  • Project monitoring and control, verification and project closeout.


This position will perform the following actions:

  • Earned value management
  • Provide Integrated Product Team (IPT) leadership throughout a project life cycle
  • Develop presentations and brief stakeholders at key review points
  • Coordinate/manage development and implementation activities among several internal and external organizations.
  • Set and continually manage project expectations with team members and stakeholders
  • Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team
  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path
  • Track project milestones and deliverables
  • Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation and presentations.
  • Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential risks and devise contingency plans.
  • Define project success criteria and disseminate to involved parties throughout the project life cycle.
  • Build, develop and grow any business relationships vital to the success of the project.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a demonstrated capability of operating within a challenging and dynamic environment.
  • Have excellent presentation skills.
  • Have a history of excellent collaboration, teaming and communication amongst peers, management and stakeholders.
  • Have a track record of proactively achieving organizational goals and objectives.



This position is located at Schriever AFB, Colorado Springs, CO.


This position will be posted for a minimum of 3 days. If a candidate has not been selected at that time, it will continue to be posted until a suitable candidate is selected or the position is closed.


Resumes, in month and year format, must be submitted with application in order to be considered for the position.  The selected candidate will be assigned as an employee for Jacobs or one of the following teammate companies: HX5, GCS, ERC, MEIT or Aerodyne.





Basic Requirements:

Must have one of the following combinations of education and experience: HS Diploma (or GED) and 8-10 years of general experience; Associate’s degree and 6-8 years of general experience; Bachelor’s degree and 4-6 years of general experience; Master’s degree and 2-4 years of general experience.


  • Must have at least 5 years of directly related experience
  • Must have the demonstrated ability to develop, manage, and successfully lead teams by utilizing excellent communication and leadership skills.
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications (including Project & Visio)
  • Experience with project management processes and tools supporting requirements, design, implementation, and closeout to successfully manage several (8+) projects simultaneously using industry accepted project management practices.
  • Thorough understanding of risk mitigation and experience planning for, identifying and managing project risks.
  • Candidate must have an active DoD Secret clearance.


Desired Requirements:

  • Experience with strategic and theater missile defense weapon systems, sensor systems, DoD communications systems, and C2BMC communication environments.
  • Control Account Manager experience. 
  • Active Project Management Institute (PMI) 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. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.


Primary Location

: United States-Colorado-Schriever AFB-20348-SHRV

Other Locations

: United States-Colorado-Colorado Springs


: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Posting

: Apr 22, 2020, 7:56:54 PM


: Project Management

Job Type

: Experienced

Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations


730 Irwin Ave 

 Schriever AFB 80912