Jacobs Cloud Engineer IRES - SAFB in Schriever AFB, Colorado

Cloud Engineer IRES - SAFB


The Cloud Engineer will focus on the automation and orchestration of cloud infrastructure to support an MDA Software Defined Data Center. The Cloud Automation Engineer must have a passion for cutting-edge technologies including the latest developments in automation/orchestration. This individual will assist our enterprise in the adoption and maturation of VMware cloud technologies. Duties include analyzing requirements, designing and developing software supporting API implementations and/or interfaces between cloud components and business automation applications. Designing, deploying, and maintaining cloud infrastructure environment for supporting development, staging, and production applications. Writing scripts to automate the provisioning and maintenance of systems in a distributed, cloud infrastructure. Defining and maintaining standards for automation and orchestration capabilities to deliver a flexible, scalable, secure and cost effective set of cloud services.



Requirements : High School Diploma (or GED) with 12 years general experience and/or Associates Degree with 10 years general experience and/or Bachelors degree with 8 years general experience; must include 6 years related experience. Candidate must possess a CompTIA Security certification or DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II approved cert. Must be a US citizen and have an active DoD Secret Clearance. Must have design and implementation experience in VMware virtualization platform, vSphere 6.x.

Desired: Windows 2016 Server and/or Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) with Ansible Tower and Red Hat Satellite experience. VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) experience. Scripting experience in REST, Java Script, Bash, T-SQL or PowerShell. VMware Certified Professional (VCP), VMware Cloud Management and Automation or Data Center Virtualization Certification. Able to thoroughly document work and adhere to enterprise processes & procedures.

Able to communicate well with both the customer and internal engineering teams during requirements gathering, design and implementation phases of projects.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Colorado-Schriever AFB

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: AER0000LG