System Design Engineer - Virtualization IRES - HSV - (AER0004FU)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Alabama-Redstone Arsenal-20348-RDST
  • Jul 30, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description



Description of Duties:

The System Design Engineer – Virtualization supports the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) on the Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) contract. The candidate will:

  • Focus on the automation and orchestration of cloud infrastructure to support an MDA Software Defined Data Center.
  • Assist our enterprise in the application and maturation of VMware technologies. 
  • Design and implement interfaces between virtualization components and business automation applications. 
  • Design, deploy, and maintain virtual infrastructure environment for supporting development, staging, and production applications.
  • Assist with the deployment of new VMs. 
  • Define and maintain process documentation to deliver a flexible, scalable, secure and cost effective set of virtualize services.

This position can be filled at Schriever AFB, Colorado Springs, CO or Redstone Arsenal, Huntsville, AL.


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 12-14 years of general experience; Associate’s degree and 10-12 years of general experience; Bachelor’s degree and 8-10 years of general experience; Master’s degree and 6-8 years of general experience.

  • Must have at least 7 years of directly related experience
  • Must have at least 1 year of experience in a management or leadership role
  • Must have a current DoD 8570.01-M IAT II (e.g. CompTIA Security+) certification and/or IAT III (e.g. CISSP/CASP) or obtain IAT III (e.g. CISSP/CASP) within 6 months of hire date.
  • Experience with VMWare
  • Must have an active DoD Secret Security Clearance.

Desired Requirements:

  • VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) experience
  • Windows 2016 Server
  • Scripting experience in REST, Java Script, Bash, T-SQL and/or PowerShell



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Primary Location

: United States-Alabama-Redstone Arsenal-20348-RDST

Other Locations

: United States-Alabama-Huntsville


: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Posting

: Jul 29, 2020, 10:24:20 PM


: Information Technology



Job Type

: Experienced

Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations


5225 Martin Road 

 Redstone Arsenal 35898

Capabilities: Design