Senior Developer IRES - SAFB - (AER0004OJ)

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

Job Description



Description of Duties:

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


  • Conduct final code review and perform QA/Testing
  • Write and maintain documentation for related code using best practices
  • Prepare developer training materials and conduct training
  • Develop production-ready, readable, efficient code from ingestion of data to UI
  • Support demos and briefings to stakeholders as required
  • Interpret customer requirements and rapidly develop suitable solutions
  • Support architecture team in understanding any development limitations
  • Conduct rapid prototyping to inform solution decisions 


The successful candidate will be able to:

  • Work with data scientists, data analyst, and data architects to develop applications, scripts, and software using best practices
  • Quickly adapt to various programming and scripting languages
  • Serve as mentor to junior developers
  • Willingness to learn new technology and apply to chosen solution
  • Ability to work independently and with geographically disperse team
  • Meet difficult time-lines and excel in an RDT&E environment
  • Follow an Agile method of planning
  • Develop novel solutions to complex problems
  • Willingness to master domain specific knowledge


This is a contingent position dependent on award of work currently under negotiation.


This position will be filled 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 12 years of general experience; Associate’s degree and 10 years of general experience; Bachelor’s degree and 8 years of general experience; Master’s degree and 6 years of general experience.


  • Must have 7 years of direct software development experience.
  • Must have 1 year of experience in a management or leadership role.
  • Must have DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II certification
  • Must have a background in modern programming languages
  • Must have an active DoD Secret Clearance (or must be able to obtain)

Desired Requirements:

  • Experience with Java, Scala, C#, Ruby, Bash, Node.js
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, React, JavaScript
  • Experience with JSON, XML, CSV, Parquet, API
  • Experience working with Logstash, ElasticSearch, Kibana, Beats, Vega, SIEM, Custom plug-ins
  • Experience working with Kafka, Hadoop, Hive, Impala, Spark
  • Experience querying relational and non-relational databases
  • Familiar with the ETL process
  • Familiar with Cross Domain Solutions
  • Familiar with data such as ACAS, HBSS, SCCM, Active Directory, IPAM, NetMRI, and various system logs
  • Familiar with Linux operating system

 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable 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

: Jul 22, 2020, 8:41:50 PM


: Information Technology



Job Type

: Experienced

Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations


730 Irwin Ave 

 Schriever AFB 80912

Capabilities: Design