Database Administrator Iii

Fairfax, Virginia
$79,103.23 - $131,838.30 Annually
May 18, 2019
Jun 01, 2019
Full Time
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Serves as a senior expert on a team of IT professionals, technical staff, and contractors in database management, data and reporting architecture functions for the Fairfax County IT enterprise, to include strategy, design, engineering, maintenance and operational oversight and support, responsible for the design, management, maintenance, and monitoring of the Oracle, SQL and other database environments.
  • Provides support for the daily operations coordinating the activities and staff across the various technical specialties associated with enterprise-wide and independent applications databases, reporting and data analytics development;
  • Advises agencies' IT analysts in determining database environments and structure;
  • Ensures seamless implementation and process for deploying technology solutions that support applications and data requirements for multiple data-base types; ensures operational reliability and continuity;
  • Acts as an integral part of the team, works closely with the applications and systems analysts, server and storage managers and analysts, other IT and business managers and analysts to develop and execute IT programs;
  • Develops COOP for ensuring database management coverage and response to troubles 24x7;
  • Advises DIT directors and managers, and departmental IT analysts on related IT policy, solutions and issues;
  • Requirement to be available on a 24x7 basis to respond to incidents, conduct tests, support operations maintenance, perform investigations, project implementation, and emergency event activation;
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Employment Standards

Any combination of education, experience and training equivalent to the following: Bachelor's degree in computer science, or related field; plus five years' experience in the database management systems area, with three years' experience in one specific system such as DB2, IDMS, or Oracle.

Not applicable.

Hands on technical knowledge designing, installing, and configuring Microsoft SQL Server 2014, 2016, and 2017 in an always on state for fail-over. Hands on technical experience with migrating SQL or Oracle databases from one platform to another (either Oracle to SQL, or SQL to Oracle), and a strong background un database warehouse knowledge is a must. Experience running Oracle/SQL, and/or HANA databases in a shared service environment or in the cloud is a plus. Strong background and experience with Integration & Test experience around Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN), and backup and restores of both SQL and Oracle a plus.

The appointee to the position will be required to complete a criminal background check to the satisfaction of the employer.

Work is generally sedentary, performed in a normal office environment. All duties performed with or without reasonable accommodations.

Panel interview.

It is the policy of Fairfax County Government to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce.

Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance. TTY 703-222-7314 . EEO/AA/TTY.

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