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Job #: R-00014650
Location: Baltimore, MD
Category: Database Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Health

Job Description:

The Civil Health Group of Leidos is seeking an Oracle Database Administrator Baltimore, MD to support the FDA SIRCE contract.

The SIRCE program supports the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Office of Regulatory Affairs (ORA) critical work to safeguard the foods, drugs, devices, biologics, and veterinary products that the Agency regulates. The program is split into two investments - Systems for Inspections, Recalls, Compliance Enforcement (SIRCE) and Imports. Within the SIRCE investment, the Domestics Team is responsible for delivering application support for Domestic Applications that support multiple FDA operations.


• Perform database administrator tasks including monitoring user access and security, monitoring

performance and managing parameters to provide fast responses to front‐end users, mapping out the

conceptual design for a planned database, refining the logical design, installing and testing new versions of the DBMS, and refining the physical design to meet system storage requirements and conduct capacity planning

• Create database related documentation, including data standards, procedures and definitions for the data dictionary (metadata);

• Controlling user access permissions and privileges

• Developing, managing and testing back‐up and recovery plans

• Ensuring that storage and archiving procedures are functioning correctly

• Working closely with IT Project Managers, Database Programmers and JAVA developers;

• Communicating with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure database integrity and security

• Commissioning and installing new applications and customizing existing applications


• Bachelors' Degree or equivalent work experience

• Oracle Database Administrator Certifications a plus

• Relevant AWS certification preferred


• 10+ years of experience administering Oracle databases (12c and 11gR2), OEM (Cloud Control/Grid Control),

CPU/PSU Oracle Patching, SQL, PL/SQL

• Knowledge of RMAN and backup technologies, Data Guard, Golden Gate, Real Application Cluster (RAC),

Automatic Storage Manager (ASM), Exadata database machine, and Unix/Linux systems

• 4+ years of AWS RDS management experience

• Experience with scripting using Ansible, Python or similar dynamic languages

• Must have excellent communications and documentation skills

• Excellent problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to effectively troubleshoot, resolve, or escalate


• Experience in Federal Grants Management is a plus

Requires US Citizen or US Person (Green Card Status) with the ability to obtain a Public Trust

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 .

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 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 .

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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