Jacobs Systems Integration Engineer in Crystal City, Virginia

Systems Integration Engineer


Jacobs Technology Information Solutions Group (ISG) provides information technology solutions and services to a broad range of both Government and private industry, including Department of Defense, Federal Civilian agencies, healthcare, education, and small/medium business market. Our analysts, engineers, and technicians are highly trained, qualified subject matter experts, understanding each segments specialized business processes, requirements, and functions. Combined with an extensive IT background, Information Solutions Group's enhanced IT services enable our clients to analyze existing business processes, identify process improvements, evaluate associated risks, and develop operational solutions.

This is a temporary position with an expected Period of Performance end date of mid December 2017.

The Systems Integration Engineer is responsible for the design, implementation, and integration of building systems solutions in a wide variety of industries. This highly technical and hands-on position requires the selected candidate to work in a team and individual work setting contributing to all aspects of system integration including design, needs analysis, design review, testing, implementation, and validation. Systems Integration Engineers should be self-starters and have the ability to work independently with little supervision.

Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Evaluate, Build, Integrate, Test and Prepare systems for operational use and patches for rapid remediation

  • Install new / rebuild existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirement.

  • Serve as primary escalation point for incident tickets for Tier 2/3 support

  • Deploy, maintain, and operate a data backup and recovery solution that supports F-35 encryption requirements

  • Perform in a team environment with other Systems Administrators, Integrators, and Engineers to provide overall operations and maintenance for the JSF production environment

  • Utilize common configuration management practices and peer review to maintain and improve quality of services

  • Gather and analyze data to establish system requirements

  • Develop work plans and estimates as they relate to systems integration work tasks and team members

  • Research, evaluate, and recommend systems/equipment/technologies based upon client needs

  • Draft technical instructions, engineering plans, technical designs, and other systems integration related documents

  • Develop and conduct testing plans and procedures based upon system recommendations

  • Provide client with post-installation and integration support

The selected candidate should have:

  • Minimum of 5 years work related IT experience commensurate with tasks outlined in this service area

  • MCSE certification (preferred)

  • Demonstrated experience in VMware virtualization across-platforms

  • Demonstrated experience migrating systems to new approved versions Experience creating and managing Group Policy Objects

  • Demonstrated experience with the administration of database (MS SQL/Oracle) backups and restores

  • Demonstrated experience using Active Directory infrastructure, design and interface capabilities with other MS products

  • Ability and Experience with configuring hardware/software in accordance with DISA STIGs

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server 2008/2012


This position requires a Bachelors degree with 5 years of related experience or a total of 9 years of related experience. A Department of Defense IAT Level III recognized certification is required. If the selected candidate has an IAT Level II certification, a 60 day grace period may be granted to obtain the Level III certification.The minimum of an active interim Secret level DoD security clearance is required.

Jacobs ISG is proud to an EEO/AA employer.

Essential Functions

Work Environment

Inside office/cubicle environment. Requires the ability to interact professionally with co-workers

Physical Requirements

Requires sitting for extended periods of time at a desk. Requires sitting at a computer terminal for long periods of time. Must be able to lift up to 15 lbs

Equipment and Machines

This position requires the ability to operate a personal computer, a telephone, copier, and other general office equipment. The ability to conduct an evaluation state of the art computer hardware and software and its ability to support specific requirements which will be interfacing with systems in an enterprise environment.


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.

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 and retain a security clearance. Must be a U.S. citizen. 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.

A Department of Defense IAT Level III recognized certification is required. If the selected candidate has an IAT Level II certification, a 60 day grace period may be granted to obtain the Level III certification.

The minimum of an active interim Secret level DoD security clearance is required.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Jacobs does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional, or local law. To view the DOL's Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster, please click here .

Primary Location United States-Virginia-Crystal City

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: I2S0001MS