Jacobs DevOps Engineer - IRES - SAFB in Schriever AFB, Colorado

DevOps Engineer - IRES - SAFB


The DevOps Engineer will support the IRES Missile Defense Agency with work at Schriever AFB, CO. The DevOps Engineer will support the agile development process and be responsible for design and implementation of applications build, release, deployment, and configuration activities. Other responsibilities include working with internal business partners to gather requirements, prototyping, architecting, implementing/updating solutions, building and executing test plans, performing quality reviews, managing operations, and triaging and fixing operational issues within DevOps. The engineer must be able to adjust to constant business changes including new requirements, evolving goals and strategies, and emerging technologies. The engineer must be able to interact, develop and communicate collaboratively at the highest level with clients, vendors and partners at all levels of a professional organization.



Requirements: BS degree and 15 years experience including 8 years related experience and 4 years in management or leadership roles. Candidate must possess and active DoD secret clearance or higher and at least one of the following certifications: AWS (DevOps/SysOps, Linux (e.g. RHCE), Window (e.g. MSCE). Must possess strong analysis and programming experience working in applications, systems or IT Operations. Must demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of a broad range of hardware and software products and automation tools and workflow scripting. Must be able to demonstrate ability to analyze and interpret complex problems and processes, identify and understand requirements, and develop alternate solutions. Strong troubleshooting and problem skills. Experience with designing, developing, testing, and deploying applications/systems using proven or emerging technologies in a variety of technologies and environments.

Desired: A strong grasp of automation tools and experience with SRUM/Agile, e.g. Atlassian JIRA, Confluence highly desired. A working knowledge of two or more programming languages, frequent, incremental code, testing. Experience with Linux (e.g. RedHat based distros, Windows 7/2012 ). Experience with software build management (e.g. Maven, Jenkins/Hudson, Git/GitHub). Experience with Shell scripting/programming (e.g. Bas, PowerShell, Python, Pearl). Experience using Linux tools. Experience with configuration management tools (e.g. Puppet. Salt and/or Chef). Experience with networking (e.g. TCP/IP Stack, IPv4, IPv6, Subnetting). Experience with Amazon Web Services (e.g. EC2, Management Console, CloudWatch, VPC).

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: AS0003KN