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Job #: R-00012784
Location: SAN ANTONIO, TX
Category: Database Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

The Leidos Defense Group has an immediate career opportunity for an Oracle EBS DBA candidate at San Antonio, Texas.

The Oracle DBA will be joining a team of DBAs and a larger diverse team of Information Technology (IT) experts covering all IT aspects to maintain smooth operation of the Defense Civilian Personnel Data System (DCPDS) applications and databases supporting over 935,000+ Department of Defense (DoD) civilian personnel records and online users.
DCPDS is a highly available 24/7, mission critical, Human Resource (HR) enterprise computing system. DCPDS is centered upon the Oracle R12 e-Business application suite on top of Oracle 12c databases with added custom software to meet DCPDS specific DoD needs.
DBAs also maintain additional DCPDS enterprise systems to include the DCPDS portal, the DCPDS Corporate Management Information System data warehouses, and the DCPDS External Interface Transfer System (EXITS).
The DCPDS portal provides Reduced Sign On (RSO) authentication to the DCPDS suite utilizing the JBOSS application server and Oracle Fusion Middleware application server suite of Oracle Internet Directory (OID), Oracle Access Manager (OAM), WebGate, and Access Gate.

Primary Responsibilities:
Will implement and maintain physical design of databases.
Review database design and integration of systems, provide backup recovery and make recommendations regarding enhancements and/or improvements.
Maintain security and integrity controls. Monitor transaction activity and utilization.
Database loading; development and management of operational procedures, environment management, database health (e.g. monitoring, proactive and reactive responses), resource planning.
Application and database upgrade planning, backup and recovery strategy planning and implementation, environment transition planning (development, test, stage, production).

Basic Qualifications:
BS degree and 4-8 years relevant experience or additional experience in lieu of BS, or Masters degree with 2-6 years relevant experience.
MUST be US Citizen.
Public Trust Clearance.
Will need to successfully pass a DOD Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) investigation upon starting in position, in order to qualify for placement into a DOD IT-1 position
Possess and maintain a current Security+ CE certification (or higher) upon starting in position.
Working knowledge within Linux operating system to install, troubleshoot, and maintain applications.
Working knowledge of Oracle database administration with 12c databases.
Knowledge of SQL query development and tuning.
Sound knowledge of application development and support.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with R12 e-Business Suite application administration.
Oracle Fusion Middleware applications.
Office Productivity products.
Good communications skills
Familiarity with software development processes.
Ability to self-direct.

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 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

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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