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Jacobs Cloud Systems Administrator in Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Cloud Systems Administrator


Mission Statement

Jacobs is seeking a qualifiedInformation Technology (IT) professional to support the USSOCOM SITEC IIEnterprise Operations and Maintenance (EOM) contract. Your career at Jacobsenables USSOCOM to fulfill its mission to “Provide fully capable SpecialOperations Forces (SOF) to defend the United States and its interests andsynchronize planning for global operations against terrorist networks.” As amember of our team, you will support the vice president of the EnterpriseOperations Group (EOG) as we partner with SOF military and civilian members toprovide world-class IT services and support that connects over 60,000 usersaround the world in the areas of software development/maintenance, networkservices, security, end-user computing, and test and evaluation.

Job Description

CloudSystems Administrator will performs tier one and two windows system supportwithin AWS in both NIPR and SIPR networks. Candidate must have a strongunderstanding of cloud computing fundamentals and be familiar with AWS terminologyand interfaces. Candidate must have a working knowledge of cloud networking andvirtualization. Candidates must possess strong problem-solving, analytical andcommunication skills, in addition to in-depth technical knowledge of theGovernment’s systems’ software and security requirements. Candidate will beresponsible for ensuring all STIGS are in place and address ACAS findings arepatched and cleared for both the client OS and the instance.

Typical Duties

  • Installing operating system software, patches andupgrades within AWS

  • Analyzing, troubleshooting, and resolving instance,software and networking issues

  • Configuring, optimizing, fine-tuning and monitoringoperating system software

  • Maintaining, updating and refining documentation

  • Building AWS instances based off of system and missionrequirements

  • Monitor and maintain client OS and EC2 instances

  • Troubleshoot network and security configurations withinAWS to ensure both security and high-availability are met


Required Clearance: TS/SCI

Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree; significant relevant experience will beconsidered in lieu of formal education.

Required Experience:

Years: 2-4

Description: System Administrator experience

Years: 1-2

Description: Experienceas Cloud Administrator

RequiredCertification: Employment is contingent upon obtainingall required certifications within the timeframe specified in a waiver by thegovernment (if applicable) and maintaining required certifications through theduration of the contract. Failure to obtain/maintain required certificationswill result in disqualification for this position and could result intermination.

  • DOD 8570 IAT Level II or higher

  • MCSA-Cloud Platform OR AWS Cloud Practitioner OR CompTIA Cloud Essentials

PreferredQualifications: None

Essential Functions


  • Work will be performed inside a largefacility. An inside environment may be a cubicle (considerations: closequarters, low to moderate noise, bright or dim lighting).

  • Work assignments vary based on clientrequirements.


  • Sitting at desk. Phone use and PC orlaptop. Filing required. May require lifting and carrying boxes of supplies orfiles up to 25 lbs. Extended periods of sitting while on PC/laptop or phone.

  • Work in noisy areas with hotter and coldertemperature than standard office environmental conditions. Lift and transportequipment up to 50 pounds.

Equipmentand Machines

  • General office equipment, which includes:telephone, fax machine, copier, PC/laptop, and other miscellaneous officeequipment. Servers, switches, routers and other computer equipment thatsupports the network environment.


  • Regular attendance in accordance withestablished work schedule is mandatory.

  • You may be asked to continue performance insupport of a war, contingency, or exercise

  • You may be asked to continue performanceduring inclement weather or other conditions when others are not permitted towork

  • Shift Work may be required to supportoperations. It is important to be ableto work any shift/designated hours required.


  • Continental and Oversees travel may berequired. It is important to maintain acurrent passport.

OtherEssential Functions

  • Employment is contingent upon obtaining allrequired certifications within the timeframe specified in a waiver by thegovernment (if applicable) and maintaining required certifications through theduration of the contract. Failure to obtain/maintain required certificationswill result in disqualification for this position and could result intermination.

  • Candidate must exhibit a professionalbehavior that promotes teamwork, fosters cooperation, and enhances productivityin the workplace. Must be well organized with the ability to coordinate,prioritize and execute multiple tasks simultaneously in a high-pressureenvironment. Ability to communicate verbally and in writing to workeffectively with a variety of government, military and contractor personnel atall levels.

  • Candidate must be able to interfaceeffectively with individuals at all levels of the organization.

  • Grooming and dress usually business casual,but dependent on client’s standards. Must not pose a safety hazard to employeesworking in the same general area.

  • The position for which you are applying forrequires a US government security clearance. This is to advise you, that shouldyou be extended an offer, if you possess a dual citizenship (i.e., citizen ofthe US and another country), in order to be granted a clearance you will berequired to relinquish your citizenship in the foreign country.


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.

Job Information Technology

Primary Location United States-North Carolina-Fort Bragg-20315-EFBR

Job Type Experienced

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: ATE0003GI