Database And Data Architecture Manager (it Program Manager Ii)

Fairfax, Virginia
$87,024.70 - $145,041.09 Annually
May 18, 2019
Jun 01, 2019
Full Time
Job Announcement

Serves as the IT Program Manager for the Database Management branch, and subject matter expert overseeing the work of a team of IT professionals, technical staff and contractors in database management, data analytics and reporting tools and architecture functions for Fairfax County IT enterprise. As a part of the technical management team in the Platform Technology Division in the Department of Information Technology, manages database operations and works collaboratively with others participating in innovation strategy and development of future technology roadmap. Responsibilities include:
  • Oversight of strategy, design, engineering, maintenance, monitoring, support and systems performance for a variety of database environments such as Oracle, SQL and other database systems;
  • Coordinates database activities with staff across the various technical specialties associated with enterprise-wide and independent applications databases, reporting and data analytics development;
  • Advises DIT and agencies' IT analysts in determining database environments and structure;
  • Ensures seamless implementation and process for deploying solutions that support applications and data requirements for multiple database types;
  • Participates in the development of high availability and disaster recovery plans and protocols and ensures operational reliability and continuity;
  • Develops COOP for ensuring database management coverage and response to system issues 24x7;
  • Develops budgets and resource requirements and program performance metrics.

Employment Standards


Any combination of education, experience and training equivalent to the following: possession of a bachelor's degree in computer science, or closely related field; plus six years' experience in systems design, development, and maintenance in a large information systems environment, including considerable supervisory experience.

Not applicable.

Experience and knowledge designing, installing, and configuring Microsoft SQL Server 2014, 2016, and 2017 in an always on state for fail-over. Experience with migrating SQL or Oracle databases from one platform to another (either Oracle to SQL, or SQL to Oracle); strong background in data warehouse knowledge. Experience running Oracle/SQL, and 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 this position will be required to complete a criminal background check and credit 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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