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Job #: R-00014002
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 Requisition:

MySQL Database Engineer - TS/SCI w/ Poly Required

Job Description:

This role requires an individual that is customer and detail oriented and has experience with hands-on IT implementation in a DevSecOps environment. This role provides support for applications, hardware, software, network connections, and new system initiatives for all sites within area of responsibility.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Candidates must have significant experience designing and developing databases in a DevSecOps environment. 
  • Candidate should have a firm understanding of database operations in a multi-platform environment leveraging SQL, MySQL, Oracle, and the like.  
  • Candidate must be familiar with the software development life-cycle.  
  • Support the development and adherence to procedures and policies.
  • Monitor and manage production databases, including assisting in the software release process
  • Monitor and manage backend data synchronization applications and external data source retrieval, applications.
  • This role analyzes recurring problems and initiates solutions for preventing reoccurrence.

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience using MySQL and SQL
  • Experience applying expertise on multiple complex work assignments.
  • Experience supporting a broad range of assignments requiring originality and innovation in determining how to accomplish tasks.
  • Familiar with developing methodologies and presenting solutions to problems.
  • Familiar with contributing to deliverables and meeting performance metrics.
  • Requires BS Degree and 4-8 years of prior relevant experience or Master and 2-6 years of prior relevant experience.


An active TS/SCI with polygraph is required for this position.
Due to the nature of the government contracts we support, US Citizenship is required.



External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



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Job Family:

Database Management



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 33,000 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

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