Leidos is looking for a Database Administrator for a position in the Northern Virginia area. This position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph in order to be considered.
This is a challenging position for a Database Administrator (DBA) to work on a new, high-profile, large scale application. This candidate will work with a team of software developers to specify, design, develop, test and deploy the final system. Development will take place in an iterative fashion using scrum techniques with input from multiple stakeholders. The candidate will use flexibility and technical skills. The work will be done in a dynamic environment. The resource will communicate with team leads and senior leadership and rapidly adjust direction in support of new and/or changing requirements.
This effort will include a variety of activities, including, but not limited to: -Assisting in designing, developing, testing and deploying data models and databases
- Assisting in architecting, developing and maintaining databases for development, test, training and production environments across multiple classification fabrics for the final enterprise system
-Working with development team and enterprise service provider partners to implement security features such as access control, role separation, audit and logging, and system monitoring
- Participating in iterative software development teams with adherence to all reporting requirements
- Meeting with stakeholders, analyzing requirements, developing user stories and related artifacts, and translating these into a data model and corresponding database(s)
- Working with other enterprise data service programs to leverage their capabilities in the final system implementation
- Developing technical documentation and briefing materials to support program status reviews, control gates, and other presentations; Providing demonstrations and detailed walk-throughs of data model and repository features to a variety of technical and non-technical audiences
- Working with rapid prototyping to refine requirements and design.
Requires a BS Degree and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain.
Demonstrated experience with supporting development and administration of databases.
Demonstrated experience with MySQL.
Demonstrated experience designing and implementing security measures, access controls, role separation, audit, and logging in database solutions.
Demonstrated experience with standard data exchange formats such as Extensible Markup Language (XML).
Familiarity with AWS RDS.
Familiarity with Dynamo DB.
Familiarity with DevOps tools, e.g. Jenkins, GitHub, Subversion, Jira
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
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 www.Leidos.com.
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