Database Administrator, Lead in Chantilly, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 6/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Number: R0026586

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Database Administrator, Lead

Key Role:

Identify user requirements, implement and maintain complex computer databases, and test and coordinate modifications to computer database systems. Ensure the performance of the system, employ expertise in the platform on which the database runs, and add new users to the system. Plan and coordinate security measures, including data integrity, backup systems, and database security, work with high performing teams to enhance the quality of the data in existing repositories, and prepare the data for migration to a new system. Evaluate data quality, consistency, and adherence to standards and analyze plans for enhancing data quality and maturing the existing data holdings to align with the overarching data strategy. Prepare the existing data for migration to future systems and maintain database definitions and documentation. Apply advanced principles, theories, and concepts to job assignments and contribute to the development of new ideas and principles. Solve uniquely complex problems, represent the organization to internal and external clients, work on long-range programs and objectives, and provide advice to the organization in the area of expertise.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with identifying user requirements, implementing computer databases, and testing and coordinating modifications to the computer database systems

-Experience with ensuring performance of the system, comprehending the platform on which the database runs, and adding new users to the system

-Experience with planning and coordinating security measures, including data integrity, backup systems, and database security

-Experience in working with high performing teams to enhance the quality of data in existing repositories and preparing the data for migration to a new system

-Experience with preparing the existing data for migration to the future systems

-Active TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

Additional Qualifications:

-BA or BS degree preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


Your Career is Waiting.

Get job alerts. Learn about new work and upcoming events. Share open roles with friends and colleagues.
Our Talent Network is your opportunity hub.

Get Answers and Access.

Need more information? Find it in our FAQs.

Application already in-process? Log in to keep going.