Windows Systems Engineer IRES - HSV - (AER00050J)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Alabama-Redstone Arsenal-20348-RDST
  • Jul 27, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description



The Windows Systems Engineer will support the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) on the Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) contract.

The candidate will:

  • Maintain a large Windows enterprise server environment
  • Perform daily/weekly system health (battle-rhythm) checks on the Enterprise Windows server environment to ensure normal maintenance functions are performing properly
  • Act as primary server POC for systems running specific applications
  • 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 windows server 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

 The successful candidate will be able to:

  • Quickly adapt to new situations
  • Has a strong commitment to a team environment
  • Has the capacity to work with little supervision
  • Has the willingness to learn new technologies
  • Has strong communication skills

Primary duty hours fall between 0600 (CT) and 1700 (CT) with periodic shift work (and on-call) required to assist with after-hours maintenance activities. 

This position is at Redstone Arsenal, Huntsville, AL.  




Basic Requirements:

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

  • Must have at least 4 years of experience as a Windows system administrator supporting a large enterprise with knowledge of Windows Server 2012R2/2016 administration.
  • Experience with implementing CyberSecurity best practices
  • Must have a current DoD 8570.01 IAT Level II Certification such as CompTIA Security+ CE Certification or higher
  • Must have an active DoD Secret Security Clearance


Desired Requirements:

  • WSUS/SCCM patch management
  • General networking experience to include switching and routing
  • Current Microsoft Certifications
  • Experience with HP server products to include HP c-Class Blade Systems and Virtual Connects
  • 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, 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-Alabama-Redstone Arsenal-20348-RDST

Other Locations

: United States-Alabama-Huntsville


: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Posting

: Jul 22, 2020, 9:38:35 PM


: Information Technology



Job Type

: Experienced

Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations


5225 Martin Road 

 Redstone Arsenal 35898

Capabilities: Design