Database Administrator SQL/PostgreSQL

Employer
Leidos
Location
Lorton, VA
Posted
Jun 19, 2021
Closes
Jun 22, 2021
Ref
2062422083
Hours
Full Time
DescriptionJob Description: Why wake up every day and want more when YOU CAN HAVE IT?A' Do you love KNOWING at the end of each day that your work made a difference?A' We embrace and solve some of the world's toughest challenges. We're focused on ensuring our intelligence customers have the right tools, technologies, and tactics to keep pace with an ever evolving threat landscape and succeed in their mission to protect people and critical assets around the world. Who wouldn't be fulfilled being part of that every day?A' We know once you join Team Leidos, you are sure to go home at the end of every day knowing YOU MADE A DIFFERENCE, resulting in one of the most REWARDING careers you could have imagined.A' A' EACH DAY MATTERS!We have an IMMEDIATE NEED for a Database Administrator to provide SQL and PostgreSQL support to Agile DevOps software development and to IT mission critical systems.A' The DBA will perform database administrator tasks including monitoring user access and security, monitoring performance and managing parameters to provide fast responses to front-end users, mapping out the conceptual design for a planned database, refining the logical design, installing and testing new versions, and refining the physical design to meet system storage requirements and conduct capacity planningPrimary ResponsibilitiesAct as the SME and provide best practice recommendations for SQL and PostgreSQLProvide SQL infrastructure engineering to include database architecture maintenance, database upgrades, server configurations, and application stall, configure, and manage multiple SQL server environments with high availability and disaster recovery, to include monitoring, analysis, reporting, and data warehouse services and solutionsArchitect and design the configuration and operation of SQL platforms on all environments.Ensure proper integration of SQL with applications to include but not limited to SharePoint, Active Directory, etc Ensure that storage and archiving procedures are functioning correctlyWork closely with IT Project Managers and Software DevelopersCommunicate with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure database integrity and securityCommissioning and installing new applications and customizing existing applicationsSupport on-call activities as neededBasic QualificationsClearance Required to be considered for this role is a Top Secret5+ years of experience administering, patching, performance tuning and securing PostrgeSQL databasePreferred 3+ year administering Microsoft SQL Server4+ years of AWS RDS management experienceExperience with scripting using Ansible, Python or similar dynamic languagesMust have excellent communications and documentation skillsExcellent problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to effectively troubleshoot, resolve, or escalate problemsExperience in Federal Grants Management is a plusBS degree and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience.Active TSPreferred QualificationsOracle Database Administrator Certifications a plusRelevant AWS certification preferredExternal Referral Bonus: EligibleExternal Referral Bonus $: 5000Potential for Telework: Yes, 10%Clearance Level Required: Top SecretTravel: NoScheduled Weekly Hours: 40Shift: DayRequisition Category: ProfessionalJob Family: Database ManagementPay Range:

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