Junior Database Administrator

Expiring today

Washington, District of Columbia
Sep 05, 2023
Oct 04, 2023
Full Time
Responsibilities & Qualifications

  • Plan, create, test, tune, configure and maintain SQL, NoSQL, and Oracle databases, specifically managing access methods, access time, and device allocation.
  • Manage database dictionaries, overall monitoring of standards and procedures, and integration of systems through database design.
  • Plan and coordinate the development of data structures and access strategies in alignment with business and mission requirements.
  • Plan and manage the migration of databases to new technologies.
  • Plan and install or reinstall processes and coordinate with specialists in other functional areas to resolve connectivity, compatibility, reliability, security, and related issues.
  • Assist the government when meeting with internal operational groups and external partners to discuss highly technical database infrastructure and solutions.
  • Recommend new technologies and efficiencies that can potentially be incorporated in the customer's long-term IT strategy.
  • Collaborate with management and IT counterparts to define, refine, and maintain IT Database strategies, ensuring current strategies are aligned to the goals of the Agile-Scrum development environment.
  • Design, test and implement secure database configurations as needed.
  • Manage, maintain, and enhance the database security and access.
  • Participate in COOP exercises.
  • Coordinate team resources to diagnose and resolve operational issues that involve hardware, software, storage, and networking troubleshooting.
  • Coordinate the evaluation and selection of data management tools.

  • Minimum of 3 years of database administration experience.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment.
  • Must have working knowledge with storage technologies and commands.
  • Prefer Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate: SQL Server.
  • Bachelor's degree in an IT discipline preferred.
  • Top Secret Security Clearance required.


We are seeking a Junior Database Administrator to join our team supporting the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

TekSynap is a fast-growing high-tech company that understands both the pace of technology today and the need to have a comprehensive well planned information management environment. "Technology moving at the speed of thought" embodies these principles - the need to nimbly utilize the best that information technology offers to meet the business needs of our Federal Government customers.

We offer our full-time employees a competitive benefits package to include health, dental, vision, 401K, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability plans, vacation time and holidays.

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The safety and health of our employees is of the utmost importance. Employees are required to comply with any contractually mandated Federal COVID-19 requirements. More information can be found here .

Additional Job Information


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Location: Washington, D.C.
  • Type of environment: Office
  • Noise level: Medium
  • Work schedule: Schedule is day shift Monday - Friday. May be requested to work evenings and weekends to meet program and contract needs.
  • Amount of Travel: Less than 10%


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to handle, feel, touch; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. The employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is regularly required to lift up to 10 pounds. The employee is frequently required to lift up to 25 pounds; and up to 50 pounds. The vision requirements include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


U.S. Citizen

Top Secret Security Clearance


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. TekSynap does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law (referred to as "protected status"). This nondiscrimination policy extends to all terms, conditions, and privileges of employment as well as the use of all company facilities, participation in all company-sponsored activities, and all employment actions such as promotions, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment.

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