Database modeler and developer
The Leidos Civil Health Operation is seeking a Database developer and database modeler to support a program for the FDA in Rockville, MD and Baltimore, MD.
The Systems for Inspections, Recalls, Compliance Enforcement (SIRCE) and Imports program supports the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Office of Regulatory Affairs’ (ORA) critical work to safeguard the foods, drugs, devices, biologics, and veterinary products that the Agency regulates. These systems continue to evolve to meet emerging business needs and to support new mandates and initiatives. It is important to analyze and implement advances in technologies that will improve efficiency and performance leading to greater user satisfaction and reducing the cost of operations and maintenance (O&M). Effort is underway to develop state of the art applications that can be used on various platforms and to retire some of the legacy systems with modern and efficient application, including FDA systems for Electronic Inspections
Specific roles & responsibilities for the Database Development and modeler position include but are not limited to the following:
Supporting a diverse team of 4-5 database administrators, developers and testers
Work closely with Product Team Lead, Product Team Business Analysts, Product Team Software Developers and Product Team Database Team to develop and maintain data models for all functional requirements.
Work closely with FDA Product Owners and other stakeholders to discuss requirements/objectives, prioritize content for each release and help identify solutions for complex requirements
Work closely with FDA technical and business stakeholders to review design/architecture data models and supporting scripts at bi-weekly workshop meetings
Collaboration with the SIRCE/Imports Office of Architecture and Engineering (OAE) to ensure that the data models and technical approach for the Product Team is implemented correctly and in accordance with the program's architectural direction
Coordination with other Product Team leads (business analyst, development, and test) on the SIRCE/Imports program and External Teams to track/monitor risks and schedule dependencies
Support daily scrum meetings for the data base team and support team scrums
-Lead reviews and inspections of data models and incorporate comments
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 7 years or more of professional experience; or 5 years of professional experience with a related Masters' degree. Considered an expert, authority in discipline.
Proven experience working on complex software engineering projects, including experience throughout the full software development lifecycle
Proven experience with ERWIN data model COTS tool with a minimum of 3 years of ERWIN creating and maintaining moderate to complex data models
Proven experience with creating data models for databases running Oracle 11g or later
Proven experience with leading and coordinating inspections of products
Proven experience with PL/SQL scripts to provide database updates in multiple environments including development, test, pre-production and production
Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of Agile software development methodology
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Previous experience working directly with Government customers to discuss objectives, - Demonstrated problem solving skills
Demonstrated experience multi-tasking and handling multiple competing priorities
-Demonstrated initiative to work on multiple models concurrently and ability to work other technical assignments during non-peak work times
Requires US Citizen or US Person (Green Card Holder) with the ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.
Prior experience with HP ALM, JIRA, Crucible, SharePoint, Confluence
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.