Database Administrator, Senior in Suffolk, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 3/13/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0024509

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, Senior

Key Role:

Perform database administration of various database management systems, including Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, and PostgresSQL connected to local and wide area networks. Maintain responsibility for database system management, including account monitoring, security, operating system (OS) installation, and other local area systems administration and engineer functions. Support the implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of IT systems. Support the trouble ticket notification system and remain involved in the resolution process. Configure and manage Windows operating systems. Isolate and resolve hardware and software problems involving applications, operating system, hardware, communications infrastructure, or any combination thereof. Troubleshoot, maintain integrity, and configure network components and implement operating systems enhancements to improve reliability and performance.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with using database tools, including Structured Query Language (SQL) and the full suite of tools available in Microsoft SQL servers
-Experience with disaster recovery, performance analysis and tuning, index maintenance, database replication, high availability, and data monitoring, including administering, maintaining, analyzing, and implementing policies and procedures for ensuring database security and integrity
-Ability to perform Microsoft SQL Server and equivalent DBMS database and application server administration
-Ability to perform database and software lifecycle activities to ensure the highest level of system performance and availability and compliance with business requirements
-Secret clearance
-BA or BS degree and 12 years of experience with systems or database administration
-DoD 8570 Compliance IAT Level I Certification required within 90 days of hire

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with Microsoft clustering technology
-Experience migrating databases from Oracle to PostgresSQL
-MA or MS degree

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance 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.

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