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Cloud Systems Administrator


tampa, florida

Cloud Systems Administrator - (ANS0002CO) Your Impact: 

Mission Statement

Jacobs is hiring in support of the USSOCOM SITEC II Enterprise Operations and Maintenance Contract! This contract leads support for classified and unclassified IT Services. Our mission is simple: To provide fully capable Special Ops Forces to defend the United States. Our dynamic Enterprise team manages back-end maintenance, upgrades, and integrations of infrastructure services and systems provided to Special Ops Forces across the globe. This high performing group provides the opportunity to learn ground up networks and systems support in a Top Secret Cleared environment.  If you’re interested in hands on, high tempo work imperative to the bigger mission – apply below!

Job Description

Cloud Systems Administrators will perform admin level support within AWS/Asure/Linux etc.  in both NIPR and SIPR networks; monitor and maintain client OS and EC2 instances; troubleshoot network and security configurations within AWS and other cloud platforms to ensure both security and high-availability are met; and be responsible for ensuring all STIGS are in place and address ACAS findings are patched and cleared for both the client OS and the instance. Cloud Systems Administrators must have a strong understanding of cloud computing fundamentals and be familiar with AWS terminology and interfaces. Cloud Systems Administrators must have a working knowledge of cloud networking and virtualization, possess strong problem-solving, analytical and communication skills, in addition to in-depth technical knowledge of the Government’s systems’ software and security requirements. 

Typical duties include:

  • Installing operating system software, patches, and upgrades within AWS
  • Building AWS instances based off of system and mission requirements
  • Analyzing, troubleshooting, and resolving instance, software, and networking issues
  • Configuring, optimizing, fine-tuning, and monitoring operating system software
  • Maintaining, updating, and refining documentation

  Here's What You'll Need:  


Clearance Requirements: TS/SCI

Education Requirements: Associate Degree in a relevant field of study. Significant relevant experience will be considered in lieu of formal education.

Certification Requirements:

  • DoDD 8570.01-M IAT II or higher


  • MCSA – Cloud Platform OR
  • Microsoft Certified Associate OR
  • AWS Cloud Practitioner OR
  • CompTIA Cloud Essentials OR
  • Microsoft Certified:  Azure Administrator Associate OR

Additional desired (Not Required) certifications, skills, experience, and/or knowledge:

  • Networking experience
  • VMware virtualization experience
  • Understanding of DISA STIGs

Experience Requirements:

  • 2 to 4 years of experience as Systems Administrator; one to two years of experience as Cloud Administrator.


Essential Functions

Work Environment

  • Work will be performed inside a large facility. An inside environment may be a cubicle (considerations: close quarters, low to moderate noise, bright or dim lighting).
  • Work assignments vary based on client requirements.
  • Work may include travel with the military to participate in exercises in austere conditions
  • Outside work may include various environmental conditions including hot, dusty, cold, icy, and windy climates.

Physical Requirements

  • Sitting at desk. Phone use and PC or laptop. Filing required. May require lifting and carrying boxes of supplies or files up to 25 lbs. Extended periods of sitting while on PC/laptop or phone.
  • May require climbing, working at heights, and in small confined spaces such as under raised floors, inside closets, and server racks. Must be able to sit, stoop, kneel or crouch for long periods of time.  Work in noisy areas with hotter and colder temperatures than standard office environmental conditions. Lift and transport equipment up to 50 pounds.

Equipment and Machines

  • General office equipment, which includes: telephone, fax machine, copier, PC/laptop, and other miscellaneous office equipment.
  • Servers, switches, routers, and other computer equipment that supports the network environment.
  • Operating hand tools, power tools, ladders, and test equipment.
  • May require operating motor vehicles.


  • Regular attendance per the established work schedule is mandatory. 
  • It is important to be able to work any shift/designated hours required. 
  • You may be asked to continue performance in support of a war, contingency, or exercise
  • You may be asked to continue performance during inclement weather or other conditions when others are not permitted to work
  • Position may require night and weekend work and could include travel with the military to participate in operations/exercises located in areas with field conditions


  • Continental and overseas travel may be required.  It is important to maintain a current passport.

Other Essential Functions

  • Employment is contingent upon obtaining all required certifications within the timeframe specified in a waiver by the government (if applicable) and maintaining required certifications through the duration of the contract. Failure to obtain/maintain required certifications will result in disqualification for this position and could result in termination.
  • The candidate must exhibit professional behavior that promotes teamwork, fosters cooperation, and enhances productivity in the workplace. Must be well organized with the ability to coordinate, prioritize and execute multiple tasks simultaneously in a high-pressure environment. Ability to communicate verbally and in writing to work effectively with a variety of government, military, and contractor personnel at all levels. 
  • The candidate must be able to interface effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization.
  • Grooming and dress are usually business casual but dependent on the client’s standards. Must not pose a safety hazard to employees working in the same general area.

The position for which you are applying requires a US government security clearance. This is to advise you, that should you be extended an offer, if you possess a dual citizenship (i.e., a citizen of the US and another country), to be granted a clearance you will be required to relinquish your citizenship in the foreign country

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  Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.   Primary Location :   United States-Florida-Tampa-20315-ESCM Job Posting :   Aug 4, 2022, 2:39:45 PM Job :   Information Technology Organization :   CMS Job Type :   Experienced Job Classification :   Fulltime-Regular Work Locations :   20315-ESCM   7701 Tampa Point Blvd   MacDill Air Force Base   Tampa   33621 Capabilities :   Defense Infrastructure

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