Oracle Database Engineer, TS/SCI

Livermore, CA
Jan 12, 2017
Apr 11, 2017
Full Time


Database Engineering: Be a technical resource for Oracle related design, performance, security and configuration issues. Provide troubleshooting and problem resolution for Oracle related issues. Developing and maintaining O&S operating procedures for the Compute infrastructure in addition to providing on-the-job training to O&S Tier II personnel. Support both Oracle VM and VMware virtualized environments and bare metal installations for databases. Gain familiarity with current data center infrastructure.  Some interaction with end user to validate business requirements against technical implementation plan. Maintain current industry knowledge of relevant concepts, practices and procedures.  


Unique/Additional Requirements:

Experience working on SQL databases   

Knowledge and understanding of all aspects of database tuning: software configuration, memory usage, data access, data manipulation, SQL, and physical storage.   



Experience with Oracle Data Guard, Oracle Internet Directory, and Oracle Cloud Control, SQL Server, MYSQL, Oracle VM, VMware knowledge.

 1. Participates in the design, maintenance, enhancement, coding, and administration of relational databases.

 2. Analyzes and determines information needs and elements, data relationships and attributes, data flow and storage requirements, and data output and reporting capabilities.

 3. Coordinates new data development ensuring consistency and integration with existing data warehouse structure.

 4. Reviews business requests for data and data usage, researches data sources for new and better data feeds.

 5. Participates in continuous improvement efforts in enhancing performance and providing increased functionality, including performing proactive maintenance such as ensuring continued space availability, monitoring activity, and documenting problems, changes, and solutions.

 6. Coordinates testing of designed applications.

 7. Assignments may include design of data dictionaries, database structure and layout, installing, upgrading, and managing database applications.

 8. Provides guidance and work leadership to less experienced analysts, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

 9. Stay current on vendors' best security practices in relation to organizational requirements.

 10. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

 11. Participates in special projects as required.

Education Bachelors Degree in a Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

Qualifications 10 years+ of related database analysis and/or administration experience.


Must have a Top Secret security clearance and be able to obtain a SCI (TS/SCI)

 As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.