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Job #: TR-657444
Location: Fort Meade, MD
Category: Database Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Yes
Group: Advanced Solutions

Job Description:
Job Description

The Advanced Solutions Group (ASG) at Leidos currently has an opening for a Database Engineer to work at our Ft. Meade, Maryland location. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience supporting an important, fast-paced, mission critical program.

Job Summary and Primary Roles and Responsibilities
The selected individual must be able to efficiently investigate complex database issues and provide solutions in a dynamic, complex, production environment. He/she must have the ability to effectively interface with customers, system administrators, database team members, software developers, and senior-level management. He/she will be expected to learn and understand data models and data architecture documents. Solutions developed to support the customer's needs will be written using SQL, PL/SQL, and scripting languages. Other tasks may include applying Oracle patches and upgrading the database structure, as well as tasks in data conversion and other database-centric process improvements.
External Referral Eligible
Basic Qualifications
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
• Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related discipline and 4 years of related experience. • Must have at least 4 years general experience as a Database Administrator to include experience with tasks such as data migration, data replication, user administration, backup and recovery, and general DBA tasks.• Must have at least 3 years of Oracle Database Administration experience.• Must have at least 2 years of experience with Linux (RHEL).• Must have 2 years of shell scripting experience.• Must have 2 years experience with PL/SQL.• Must have good communication skills, both verbally and written.• Must be an independent thinker capable of working proficiently independently as well as within a team.

Preferred Qualifications
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
• 3 years experience with Oracle Grid/RAC in a Linux environment.• Experience with real time highly available data replication technologies such as Oracle Data Guard, Oracle Streams, Oracle Golden Gate, Sybase Replication Server.• Experience with MySQL.• Experience with Cassandra.

External Referral Bonus:
Yes

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Travel:
Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Database Management

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Advanced Solutions
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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