Database Systems Administrator, Senior

Washington D.C.
Apr 15, 2019
Apr 19, 2019
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0054120

Database Systems Administrator, Senior

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in national security? You understand your customer's environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission. Your ability to translate real-world needs into technical specifications, makes you an integral part of delivering a customer focused engineering solution.

As a leader in systems engineering, we're looking for you to solve complex challenges and impact our client's mission by delivering high level engineering capability in support of complex database environments. Your customer will trust you to not only design and develop these systems, but also evolve them with advanced technology solutions. Share your expertise through leadership and mentoring, while broadening your skillset into areas like SQL Server and other database technologies.

We are looking for you to perform systems administration of Microsoft SQL Server systems 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 systems, hardware, and communications infrastructure. Troubleshoot, maintain integrity, and configure network components and implement operating systems enhancements to improve reliability and performance.

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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? 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.

You Have:

-Experience with using database tools, including Structured Query Language (SQL) and the full suite of tools available in Microsoft SQL Servers 

-Experience with Microsoft Clustering Technology

-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, 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

-Active TS/SCI clearance required; willingness to take a polygraph exam

-HS diploma or GED and 12 years of experience with systems administration, AA or AS degree and 10 years of experience with systems administration, BA or BS degree and 8 years of experience with systems administration, MA or MS degree and 6 years of experience with systems administration

-DoD 8570 Compliance IAT Level II Certification

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with MS Server 2012 and newer

-BA or BS or MA or MS

-Microsoft Server Certifications


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

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