Jacobs Systems Engineer (Journeyman) in Hill AFB, Utah

Systems Engineer (Journeyman)


Jacobs is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and construction services for industrial, commercial and government organizations globally. The company employs over 74,000 people and operates in more than 40 countries around the world.

Knowledge and experience to efficiently and effectively deliver systems engineering capability in support of the acquisition and sustainment process related to Range systems or processes.

  • Material solution analysis, technology, engineering, and manufacturing development, production and deployment, and operation and support.

  • Engineering and technical management processes

  • Requirements definition and analysis

  • Architecture design, implementation, integration, verification, validation, transition, decision analysis, technical planning, technical assessment.

  • Requirements management, risk management, configuration management, technical data management, and interface management.

  • Assist in the planning and execution of technical reviews and assessments (e.g. System Requirements Review, Technology Readiness Assessment) as well as associated documentation development (e.g. Systems Engineering Plan, Risk Management Plan) that are an inherent part of the activities and processes listed above. Desire the use of requirements management tools (e.g. DOORS).

  • Position may require an elevated US Government security clearance. Government PM’s will coordinate with Unit COR’s who will maintain and pass consolidated security requirements for all personnel to contractor PM as required.


Education and Experience:

  • ABET accredited Bachelor of Science and at least 5 years of experience within the requested specialty

  • Specific programs may require knowledge of and experience with Electronic Warfare and/or Air Combat operations, training, and development of tactics, techniques, and procedures.

  • Programs may also require knowledge of and experience with Range Infrastructure architectures and systems

  • An active US Secret Security Clearance is required at the time of hire.

Essential Functions

Physical Requirements

  • Working at a computer or desk (considerations: sitting, eye strain, hand strain)

Work Environment

  • An inside office environment

  • Needs to have clear, concise and accurate communication skills

  • Need to work well with, co-operate, and support clients, supervisors, and co-workers

Equipment and Machines

  • Standard office equipment and machines, computer workstation.

  • Working at a computer or desk


  • Normal hours are Monday – Friday 7:00am – 5:00pm

  • Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines

  • Regular attendance is necessary and required

Other Essential Functions

  • Must be able to communicate effectively

  • Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with clients, supervisors and co-workers

  • Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to the employee or others

  • Must be able to support and work in a proactive team environment

  • Must hold the safety of yourself and those around you as the number one priority in the workplace

  • U.S. Citizen and a permanent U.S. DoD Secret Security Clearance is required by contract.

The Jacobs System Lifecycle Group (SLG) enables the success of Department of Defense (DOD) and other Governmental organizations by providing unmatched systems life-cycle solutions. As a partner to our clients, we focus on innovative and cutting edge solutions that drive value. We take pride in sustaining a strong culture by remaining true to our Core Values: Profitable Growth is an Imperative, People are the heart of our business, Clients are our valued partners, and Performance excellence is our commitment. Jacobs offers a partnership in which you can grow personally and professionally with the advantages of strong leadership, competitive compensation and rewarding career paths. Come join the team whose work is destined to have a long-range effect on future generations.


Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmation Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disbility, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Utah-Hill AFB

Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time

Req ID: SAL00022X