Database Administrator - Senior
We are seeking a Database Administrator Senior to join The ARMY CCSA Technology Service program in Arlington, VA.TekSynap is a fast growing high-tech company that understands both the pace of technology today and the need to have a comprehensive well planned information management environment. "Technology moving at the speed of thought"A' embodies these principles - the need to nimbly utilize the best that information technology offers to meet the business needs of our Federal Government customers.We offer our full-time employees a competitive benefits package to include health, dental, vision, 401K, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability plans, vacation time and holidays.Visit us at .Apply now to explore jobs with us!Responsibilities & QualificationsRESPONSIBILITIESThe Database Administrator - Senior is independently responsible for the design, implementation, operation, and maintenance of database programs and applications, evaluates and recommends available database management system products after matching requirements with system capabilities, determines file organization, indexing methods and security procedures for specific applications.Controls the design and use of databases, controls the global view of databases, controls the access to the databases, assures the safekeeping of the databases (from accidental or intentional damage or loss), and monitors the use of databases.Frequently supports several tasks concurrently and evaluates problems of work-flow, organization, and planning, and develops appropriate corrective actions and prepares and performs presentations at technical interchange meetings and project design reviews.Leads a database administrator team in management of highly complex software systems. Conducts code and design reviews of subordinate database administrators and peers.REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS10 years plus of experience in SQL Server database engineering, design, development, management, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, or problem diagnosis and resolution.Ability to write advanced T-SQL, SSIS, and SSRS packages.This position is required to be proficient with the software, tools and programming language depicted in technical exhibitBachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other relevant discipline; or equivalent work experience is required.A certification as an IAT III, DoD 8140.01/DoD 8570.01-MAn Active Top Secret ClearanceAdditional Job InformationCOMPETENCIESEstablish FocusChange ManagementDevelop OthersOral CommunicationWritten CommunicationInterpersonal AwarenessBuild RelationshipsAnalytical ThinkingConceptual ThinkingStrategic ThinkingTechnical ExpertiseInitiativeFoster InnovationResults OrientedTeamworkCustomer ServiceWORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL DEMANDSThe work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Location: Arlington VAType of environment: OfficeNoise level: MediumWork schedule: Schedule is day shift Monday - Friday. May be requested to work evenings and weekends to meet program and contract needs.Amount of Travel: PHYSICAL DEMANDSThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to handle, feel, touch; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. The employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is regularly required to lift up to 10 pounds. The employee is frequently required to lift up to 25 pounds; and up to 50 pounds. The vision requirements include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.WORK AUTHORIZATION/SECURITY CLEARANCECitizenship United States CitizenClearance requirement Active Top SecretOTHER DUTIESPlease note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITYIn order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. TekSynap does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law (referred to as "protected status"A' ). This nondiscrimination policy extends to all terms, conditions, and privileges of employment as well as the use of all company facilities, participation in all company-sponsored activities, and all employment actions such as promotions, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment.