Jacobs Software Engineer (Optimization Engine Engineer) IRES - SAFB in Schriever AFB, Colorado

Software Engineer (Optimization Engine Engineer) IRES - SAFB


Optimization Engine Software Engineer supporting the development of the Resource Management and Scheduling Tool (RMST) for Ballistic Missile Defense Ground Test (BMDS) Operations and Resource Sustainment organization on the Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) contract in support of the Missile Defense Agency (MDA). The RMST will provide a repository of the opportunities and commitments for participation of all Ground Test Resources supporting planning and execution activities for Continuous Development Integration (CDI) and Continuous System Integration (CSI). The RMST will support resource integration and availability evaluation, advanced notification of configuration risk, capture of change event pedigree, transparent and persistent business rule evaluation, and reduced instances of execution caveats for day of test needs as well as strategic forecasting. The candidate will perform all phases of system/Software engineering support including requirements analysis and application design for the RMST Optimization Engine. Design and implement RMST Optimization Engine features in collaboration with business and IT stakeholders. Design reusable components, frameworks and libraries. Work very closely with architecture groups and drive solutions. Participate in an Agile/Scrum methodology to deliver high-quality software releases. Design and develop innovative solutions to meet the needs of the business. Review code and provide feedback relative to best practices and improving performance. Troubleshoot production support issues post-deployment and come up with solutions as required. Demonstrate collaborative skills working within a project team of diverse skills. This is a complex, matrixed environment that requires you to developinnovative systems and solutions withina demanding technology environment while always focused on meeting customer needs. Your ability to communicate effectively across teams while buildingsolid relationships will set you up for long-term success. This position is contingent on contract award.



Requirements : High School Diploma and 12 years general experience or an Associate’s degree and 10 years general experience or a Bachelor’s degree and 8 years general experience or a Master’s degree and 6 years’ experience. Requires 6 years directly related experience, and 3 years in management or leadership roles. Experience must be in one or more of the following: Java, Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD), Redhat, SQL, JSON, C , Python, R, C#, Ruby, Agile Methodologies, Elastic Certified Engineer. Candidate must possess a CompTIA Security with CE or higher or able to obtain certification within 30 days. Must be a US citizen. Candidate must have the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance.

Desired: Experience developing processes and training and cloud based system architectures and related tools. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work both independently and in a fast-paced team environment. Excellent written and verbal communications skills required. Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail. Creative problem-solving abilities. Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment. Ability to work with minimal oversight. Willing to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment. Experience in large development initiatives, developing high volume database applications, data warehousing, complex shell scripting, Agile methodology and public or private cloud experience. An active DoD Secret clearance.

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, 25 % of the Time

Req ID: AER0000LU