Position: Database Administrator
Location: Washington, D.C. or Reston, VA
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available
Clearance Type: U.S. Federal Government Public Trust (NACI)
Travel: Some Travel Required
Perform Database Administration Activities on primarily Oracle 11g and 12c databases that support multi-tier web applications. There are approximately 20 Oracle Database varying in complexity, spread across the following environments: Production, UAT, Training, Development, O&M, and Archive. DBA will also be responsible for basic file-level backup and recovery of a Pervasive SQL and database level backup and recovery services for a small number of MS SQL databases
Install, configure, upgrade and maintain database(s). This includes updating processes, data flows, and objects (usually shown in diagrams).
Maintain databases at recommended maintenance levels prescribed by the product manufacturer.
Monitor data retrieval from the database to determine performance improvements.
Provide database performance tuning in support of improving applications performance and system-wide database contention and concurrent user tuning.
Maintain performance and tuning plans for online processes and databases.
Develop and maintain interfaces to allow existing exterior feeder systems to exchange data and provide unique support required for various database applications.
Maintain a complete inventory of database and application interconnections and interfaces.
Assure maximum continuity of operations by minimizing database and data replication downtime associated with database modification or recovery.
Perform data/database backup and recovery routines for data integrity and recoverability.
Provide support to software and report developers with developing efficient application and report queries.
Maintain changes to the existing database structures and maintain software to provide synchronization.
Work independently and with project teams and helpdesk under general supervision to provide customized solutions utilizing company standard products and services.
Follow detailed administrative procedures to account and process requests in an accurate and timely manner.
Strong experience in SQL skills and experience with highly relational databases
Strong ETL experience
A BS degree and 5+ years experience; or HS Diploma with 7+ years progressive experience.
Additional experience or certifications can be supplemented in lieu of degree. Experience shall include a range of assignments in technical tasks directly related to the proposed area of responsibility.
Strong interpersonal communication. Must be able to communicate via telephone, email, person-person moderately complex or technical information, compose correspondence and reports.
Must be a US citizen or have US work authorization privileges.
Must have or be able to be approved for U.S. Federal Government Public Trust (NACI).
Oracle or MS SQL Server Certification
Operating Systems – Windows, RedHat Enterprise Linux, Hyper-V
Knowledge and experience in using Oracle utility tools
Aptitude to learn new technologies and support multiple systems
Ability to multi-task, work effectively under pressure and prioritize, time manage workload
Strong experience with Unix and Windows Operating Systems
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