Database Administrator

The Challenge:

Your combination of people skills and technical expertise makes you the team hero, solving one problem after another. What if you could use those skills to improve the technology supporting the Air Force? We’re looking for a Database Administrator with a solid background with DoD and specifically Air Force networks. This person will work closely with our Cybersecurity Team and equipment specialists tracking software licenses and hardware warranties to complement the operations and configuration of the network.

As a Database Administrator on our project, you’ll ensure the current infrastructure is functional and available, constantly look for ways to make the infrastructure better using the latest technology and the best implementation strategies, and update and patch critical systems. You’ll help customers overcome tough challenges through monitoring and performance management. Your technical expertise will be vital as you identify problem areas and opportunities for improvement in a mission critical network. Your experience and communication skills will come in handy as you turn metrics into information and communicate their meaning. This is an opportunity to gain experience in state of the art modernization within the Cyber world. Working with Air Force fighters and growing the knowledge and skillset to support future warfighters. We focus on growing as a team, so we’ll share techniques, work through challenges, and develop new methodologies together. Join our team and solve daily challenges as we improve DoD readiness and elevate Test and Evaluation for the DoD to new heights.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 5+ years of experience working with Database Administration

  • Experience working with Oracle and SQL databases

  • Experience with designing the physical structure of complex databases, considering access methods, frequency of access, storage media, data volatility, or search strategies

  • Experience designing and modifying storage structure and mapping between database functions to improve efficiency and reliability

  • Knowledge of complex data management concepts, principles, and methods

  • Ability to implement strategic data planning practices by structuring data and applications independently to allow data sharing across functions and among using organizations

  • Top Secret clearance

  • HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with designing and developing changes or modifications to programs when conflicting requirements are found

  • Knowledge of software programming languages, including Ada, C, C++, COBOL, Java, Fortran, Pascal, and Visual Basic

  • Knowledge of a broad range of systems analysis concepts, techniques, and principles sufficient to evaluate business practices and processes, evaluate the feasibility of systems development projects, and develop functional requirements and specifications

  • Knowledge of applications software development and design concepts and techniques sufficient to design, develop, code, test, and debug large and complex programs

  • Ability to design, develop, test, evaluate, install, and fine-tune IT programs

  • TS/SCI clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

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

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you will have access to a wealth of training resources through our Engineering & Science University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech courses, certifications and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of experts who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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