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Job Number:
646164
Job Category:
Information Technology - Databases
Location:
SUITLAND, MD US
Schedule:
Full-time
Travel:
Yes, 10% of the time
Shift:
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
No
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
None
Description:

Join Leidos' NMIC Information Technology Enterprise Services (NITES) team and serve as the Database Administrator for the Maritime Intelligence Environment (MIE) Systems Support Task. The work performed onsite in Suitland, MD.  An active TS/SCI clearance is required to be considered for this position.    


The Database Administrator will provide highly technical expertise in providing business application solutions.  The DBA will utilize their understanding of hardware/software, communication environments and related peripheral equipment. The DBA will specify proper types of file organization, indexing methods, and security procedures and advise contractor project teams on the design of complex databases (e.g., schema and subschema details). The DBA will define specialized aspects of user's data base administrator documentation and perform detailed comparisons of various data base systems. 

Additional responsiblities include: 

*Advising contractor project teams on the design of complex databases (e.g., schema and subschema details) 
*Defining specialized aspects of user's data base administrator documentation and perform detailed comparisons of various data base systems. 
*Providing expertise in data storage systems
*Developing backup and archival policies and procedures
*Configuring storage systems software to meet requirements
*Performing administration tasks (installing, maintaining, monitoring, recovering, rebuilding, upgrading, patching and performance tuning)
*Implementing software solutions for performance enhancement, job scheduling and increased user capability

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Qualifications:
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: (the “must have” requirements to be considered for hire)

•BS in CS, Engineering, Data Management or related discipline OR military training (CIN C-555-2016 (AZ NEC 6303),CIN C-555-2015 (AZ NEC 6304), CIN A-150-0171 (FC NEC 1318))

•Active TS/SCI clearance 

•4+ years of experience with database administration

•1+ years of experience with database administration in a Linux and UNIX (Solaris - 10+) including shell script development and debugging

•Experience with database tuning to accommodate complex queries against large databases with an excess of a million records

•Experience with Exadata systems - administration and performance tuning 

•SQL and PL-SQL programming/scripting skills

•Experience with interconnection of content repositories such as Apache JCR  Jackrabbit

•Knowledge of cloud services and data storage

•Security+ (CE), GSEC or SSCP industry certification (or education) is required prior to reporting onboard

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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