Database Administrator, Senior

Key Role:
Serve as an integral part of the database administration (DBA)and engineering component of a systems engineering team supporting the design, implementation, and management of databases and data delivery systems. Maintain responsibility for the maintenance of mission databases and the supporting architecture. Perform system checks, backups, and recoveries and ensure optimal performance. Analyze existing database management systems (DBMS) and schemas across multiple platforms, including UNIX, Windows, physical platforms, virtual platforms, and Cloud mission services. Develop and maintain logical and physical data models. Work with a team to ensure data systems perform as expected by centrally unifying the control of operational procedures and automating the execution of infrastructure activities.

Basic Qualifications:
-5+ years of experience with systems administration, system management, and/or configuration and operation management experience
-Experience with DBA tasks on servers, including installations, monitoring, and/or backup and recovery operations 
-Experience with relational database technologies, including MS SQL Server, Sybase, Enterprise DB, or PostgreSQL
-TS/SCI clearance
-HS diploma or GED
-DoDI 8570.01 Level II Information Assurance Compliance Certification within 30 days of hire

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with troubleshooting and resolving database integrity, performance, replication, log shipping, connectivity, and security issues
-Experience with Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) concepts, DevOps, and Agile development
-Experience with DevOps and ITIL-based operations methodologies
-Experience with facilitating IT systems to meet Cybersecurity Assessment and Authorization (A&A) compliance standards for DoD Risk Management and Vulnerability compliance

-Knowledge of concepts associated with structured data and relational databases
-Ability to train junior administrators in the O&M of database systems
-BS degree in CS, Computer Information Systems, Information Systems, or a related field
-Database Computing Environment Certification

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

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