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Job #: R-00000508
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Database Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: No
Group: Health

Job Description:

The VADIR Database Architect will support system maintenance, sustainment, and new development on the Veterans Affairs/Department of Defense Identity Repository (VADIR) which is a critical system in the Department of Veterans Affairs. The VADIR database serves as the authoritative data store from the Department of Defense and VA sources to support registration, automated eligibility determinations, common business functions, and consistent identification of beneficiaries across VA, providing the data to support the improved veteran-centric services that support enterprise goals. VADIR provides reporting and analysis capability to VA staff offices and lines of business. VADIR provides real-time notification of critical events across the continuum of veteran and service member care and benefits which can be applied across VA as needed. VADIR database is built in an Oracle - Redhat Linux operating system and includes database replication to the DoD through the Jumpmind COTS. The VADIR Web Services are on the Redhat Linux operating system and use the Apache web server and WebLogic application server.

Primary Responsibilities

(1) Manage, Develop, and Refine Database Requirements

(2) Design and optimize data architectures (logical and physical)

(3) Design, modify, enhance database systems

(4) Design, modify, enhance database replication systems

(5) Optimize database performance and throughput

(6) Understand VA Enterprise systems and Enterprise Data ecosystem

(7) Understand DoD Enterprise systems and data ecosystem relating to personnel management

(8) Estimate, plan, and manage collaborative technical teams

(9) Evaluate, plan, and manage sustainment and maintenance of database systems

Basic Qualifications (Must meet these requirements to be considered)

  • BS with at least 10 years of experience in database systems
  • Must have VA MBI
  • Database Design, Structure, Technology, and Market
  • Data Architectures (logical and physical)
  • Oracle Database Systems
  • Oracle Real Application Cluster
  • Oracle GoldenGate
  • Jumpmind
  • SQL
  • VA Enterprise Architecture and VA Enterprise Data Ecosystem
  • Veterans Affairs/Department of Defense Identity Repository (VADIR)

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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