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Jacobs Cloud/Ops Platform Engineer II in Washington, District Of Columbia

Critical Mission Solutions

Challenging Today. Reinventing Tomorrow.

We're invested in you and your success. Everything we do - whether Aerospace, Defense, Intelligence, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Nuclear, Automotive, or Telecommunications - is more than just a project. It's our challenge as human beings, too. That's why we bring a thoughtful and collaborative approach to every one of our partnerships.

It's our promise to challenge the status quo as we redefine how to solve the world's greatest challenges, and transform big ideas into intelligent solutions for a more connected, sustainable world.

Design your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed –today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

The Cloud Engineer will work directly for Jacobs embedded Team at the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). You will be responsible for all monitoring and compliance of FBI’s Case Management system in the AWS cloud. Operating at the convergence of the hottest areas of tech and national security, you will develop a broad and deep understanding of the FBI’s overall security posture, work closely with partner teams and AWS service teams to identify security threats, and use your security insight to relentlessly drive improvements to the FBI’s security posture through hands-on data analysis and automation of analytics to find and mitigate security threats. If you want to start on the ground floor of something truly big and impactful to national security, we’d like to hear from you.



Here’s What You’ll Need:

Required Skills:

  • Cloud/Ops Platform Engineer II - Minimum 3 years of experience performing development and deployment activities on a private/public cloud solution or a comparable high availability environment.

  • 3 to 7 years of DevOps Engineer with Linux and Azure experience

  • CI/CD -- GitLab CI/CD is preferred, Jenkins experience is applicable.

  • AWS Automation -- AWS CloudFormation is preferred, Ansible experience is preferred, other systems such as Terraform are welcome

  • Linux Administration -- CentOS/RHEL preferred

  • AWS Practitioner or equivalent certificate is desired Clearance Requirement:

Top Secret required

Essential Functions

Physical Requirements

Requires sitting for extended periods of time at a desk (90%). Requires sitting at a computer terminal for long periods of time (90%). There is a possibility that due to parking availability and location of work area walking moderate to long distances can sometimes be required.

Work Environment

Inside office/cubicle environment. Requires ability to interact professionally with co-workers and all levels of management (100%).

Equipment and Machines

Requires ability to operate a personal computer, a telephone, copier, and other general office equipment (100%). Ability to conduct evaluation of third and fourth generation or current state of the art computer hardware and software and its ability to support specific requirements, interfacing with other equipment and systems.


Attendance is critical. Work hours are normally 8 hours per day and 5 days per week, Monday through Friday. Being prompt is important to provide continuous and on-going service to customers. Attendance is important to maintain continuity of service. Work outside of normal duty hours may be required with as little as one hour advance notice. Overtime is infrequent, but important when required (1%).

Other Essential Functions

Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization. Must be able to obtain unescorted access to work areas. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.