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Job #: R-00003339
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Database Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

Leidos is looking for a Database Administrator for a position in the Northern Virginia area. The position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph in order to be considered.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing several databases in a heterogeneous environment. The databases will be in various stages of the Software Development Life Cycle from systems in development to systems in O&M.

General Responsibilities Include:

- Maintaining database availability including backup and recovery

- System security and auditing support

- Experience with database patching

- Supporting the full Software Development Life Cycle of projects as a database expert, including identification of database requirements and implementing those requirements.

- Integration of databases with custom applications, interfaces and COTS products.

- Provide technical expertise as a database administrator; participate in the formulation of database engineering best practices; assess feasibility of data models; performance tuning queries; and documentation of database processes and standards.

- Apply Working Capital Fund processes and procedures to execution of technical, engineering and development of projects

Mandatory Skills:

- Requires BS degree and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience.

- Experience with SQL Server

- Experience with working in AWS Cloud environment

- Experience with backup and recovery strategies

- Experience with database auditing

Desired Skills

- Experience Oracle, MySQL or Mongo

- Experience with security and hardening processes

- Experience with shell scripting to include PowerShell

- Experience working with a tasking/requirements system and the Agile Process

- Experience with Wingswept

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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