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Job #: R-00089572
Location: Fairmont, WV
Category: Database Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $2,000
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

Looking for an opportunity to make an impact?

At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainable. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.

Your greatest work is ahead!

Leidos has an opening in its Defense Group for a Database Administrator (DBA). The DBA maintains the integrity, security and availability of multiple database(s). Major job functions include: disaster recovery, performance analysis and tuning, index maintenance, and monitoring of data; administers, maintains, develops and implements policies and procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of the database; performs database and software life-cycle activities to ensure highest level of system performance and availability and compliance with business requirements; performs EDB Postgres, MongoDB,  and Application server administration; and organizes and formats data for efficient query and storage processes. Creates and runs queries on the ABIS database for various request for information from both ABIS SI, BOD and PdM staff.

Has a secondary function as Site Operations Lead responsible for managing and leading the Site Operations Team ensuring the team is trained and able to meet its mission of monitoring ABIS 24 x 7 and is responsive to ABIS users request for assistance.

As Site Operations Lead, functions as the main POC for interaction with ABIS Users on a daily basis.  Ensues issues are either resolved at the team level or sent to the software or infrastructure teams for resolution.

If this sounds like the kind of environment where you can thrive, keep reading!

Leidos Defense Group provides a diverse portfolio of systems, solutions, and services covering land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace for customers worldwide. Solutions for Defense include enterprise and mission IT, large-scale intelligence systems, command and control, geospatial and data analytics, cybersecurity, logistics, training, and intelligence analysis and operations support. Our team is solving the world’s toughest security challenges for customers with “can’t fail” missions. To explore and learn more, click here!

Are you ready to make an impact? Begin your journey of a flourishing and meaningful career, share your resume with us today!

 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop Ansible playbooks to ensure repeatable and consistent configurations from development through production.
  • Establishes and maintains database user accounts
  • Performs disaster recovery, performance analysis and tuning, index maintenance, and monitoring of data.
  • Performs database and software life-cycle activities to ensure highest level of system performance and availability
  • Provides server administration with a variety of database products that include EDB Postgres and MongoDB.
  • Coordinates database architecture changes with database engineers
  • Installation of database management systems, databases, tables and views
  • Administration and use of current and emerging database tools, strategies and technologies
  • Create and implement database queries to satisfy RFIs
  • Serve as Site Operations Lead, responsible for managing and ensuring that the Site Operations Team is trained and able to meet its mission of 24 x 7 support to ABIS and the ABIS user community.

Required Experience, Skills, and Education:

  • Have extensive knowledge of the ABIS application, the database and its workflows. (5 years of ABIS experience in a position utilizing the ABIS application.)

  • Have a bachelor’s degree in an Information Technology (IT) discipline from an accredited college or university and 8 years of additional database administration experience.
  • Have extensive experience (5 years) writing database queries to support biometric related database queries.

  • Experience with Postgres Databases.

Preferred Experience, Skills, and Education:

  • Have DoD 8570 compliance with Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level II or higher.
  • Industry Certifications

Pay Range:

Pay Range $74,750.00 - $115,000.00 - $155,250.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

Covid Guidance for the US

In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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