IT Project Manager IRES - SAFB - (ADV0000OQ)

  • Jacobs
  • Primary Location: United States-Colorado-Schriever AFB-20348-SHRV
  • Dec 02, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description



Description of Duties:

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


  • Manage a suite of space systems projects, ranging in complexity, from inception to completion
  • Confidently oversee project scope, schedule, and financial commitments supporting contract goals in collaboration with all stakeholders
  • Plan and schedule project deliverables using established earned value tool sets
  • Manage expectations, resolve issues and conflicts, and build mitigation plans
  • Support event management and critical asset processes
  • Author and deliver proposals, status reports, and executive level presentations
  • Successfully drive projects to completion while integrating matrixed resources
  • Have cognitive ownership of their project deliverables and partner with matrixed resources to deliver results according to customer expectations


The work operates within a combination of scalable, flexible, virtualized infrastructure and physical hardware, providing data transport, storage, processing and cyber-services to support the MDA Space Systems' RTD&E and future missions.

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 6 years of experience in project/portfolio resource planning, reporting, prioritization, and budgeting and experience leading projects and programs within and outside IT, as well as projects and programs that involved external providers.
  • Experience with space or DoD project planning
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products and MS Project scheduling software
  • Must have an active DoD Secret Security Clearance


Desired Requirements:

  • PMP Certified
  • ITIL Certified
  • Earned Value Management and Cost Account Manager (CAM) experience
  • Experience managing high dollar-value projects ranging in complexity
  • Experience managing geographically separated project teams
  • Experience managing projects in traditional waterfall and/or agile methodologies
  • Missile Defense System (MDS) Domain knowledge
  • Experience with system engineering fundamentals

 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


: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Posting

: Nov 25, 2020, 1:43:31 AM


: Project Management



Job Type

: Experienced

Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations


730 Irwin Ave 

 Schriever AFB 80912

Capabilities: Design