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Job #: R-00022552
Location: Hanover, MD
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

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Job Description:

Job Description

Are you ready to make a major improvement to your career? Are you ready to work on projects that can potentially change the world? Join us at Leidos, where your most important work is ahead! You will be proud to say you work with Leidos because not only do we treat our employees like an important part of our business, everything we do is built on our commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our employees, and our communities. You will enjoy great benefits, flexible schedules and the opportunity to grow your career.

The Leidos Intelligence Group has a career opportunity for a Database Engineer/Administrator at our customer site in Hanover, MD

The Database Engineer will join a cross-functional team responsible for Oracle and/or MongoDB  database administration working on IC Security Services.  

Tasking will include, but is not limited to:
•    Allocate system storage and plan for future storage requirements
•    Create and maintain primary database storage structures
•    Create primary database objects (tables, views, indexes) once developers have designed an application and assist developers in the design if required
•    Modify the database structure, as needed
•    Monitor and optimize the database performance
•    Plan backup and recovery methodology
•    Backup and restore the database as required
•    Apply Database updates and patches
•    Migrate databases to new hardware as required
•    Write PL/SQL stored procedures and triggers
•    Write and maintain shell scripts
•    Recommend new architectures, designs, and strategies for the future

TS/SCI Clearance with polygraph

Bachelor’s Degree or higher in computer engineering or in a field related to the computer engineering or computer science disciplines 
12 or more years of Software Engineering experience.  An additional 4+ years of Software Engineering experience may be substituted for the degree for a total of 12 years.
 3+ years work experience in the SIGINT, IA, or IT domains.
Database Administration 8+ years (Oracle or MongoDB)
PL/SQL 5+ years

SQL 5+ years 
Knowledgeable of large object (LOB) data structures 
Implementation and management of partitioned objects
Experience with RDBMS management via Cloud Control
Able to clearly communicate ideas and status updates
Desired Qualifications:
DB architecture, designs, and strategies 
RDBMS upgrade to 12c 
Database performance tuning
Shell scripting
Willing to take on a wide variety of tasking

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



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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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