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Job #: R-00034324
Location: San Antonio, TX
Category: Database Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Description

Job Description:

The Cyber and SIGINT Solutions Operation under the Intelligence Group of Leidos is seeking an experienced Systems / Database Administrator to support our ongoing programs in San Antonio, TX.

PROGRAM SUMMARY: Qualified personnel will provide on-site support to an operational system and software suite to help maintain an operational posture in support of the customer’s mission.  Candidate will interface with COMSEC systems engineering team to assist with analysis and transition planning of existing systems requiring technology refresh.  On-site support includes, but is not limited to, system management / maintenance and participation in a gap analysis effort.  Candidate will be tasked to perform intermittent preventive maintenance measures to the deployed systems / software in order to keep the system operational.  On-site staff will also rely on reach back support from a team of Sr. Systems and Software Engineers to assist with issues that are unable to be immediately resolved.

 Primary Responsibilities

The successful candidate will possess at Top Secret SCI clearance and work on a mix of deployed systems and full stack web applications.  Candidates should have experience performing traditional system administration to maintain an operational posture.  Tasking includes database administration support to the operational team on-site.  This includes the generation of tailored queries / reports and ad-hoc data-mining.  The candidate will be capable of investigating various backend database procedures / triggers for troubleshooting purposes.  Candidate will provide administration of all Apache web server products and perform analysis and troubleshooting (e.g., troubleshooting SYS actions on the webserver).  Candidate will be responsible for analyzing operations to ensure database integrity is maintained while user actions are performed.

What you will like about this position… 

  • Being part of an amazing team of professionals all passionate about the vision of the product suite and the positive impact it provides to our many customers.
  • Managing and implementing a wide variety of technologies and the use of powerful industry-standard development tools and practices.

Basic Qualifications

Education: BS Degree in Computer Science or equivalent with 8+ years’ experience. 

Required:

  • Active Top Secret Clearance (Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI))
  • Experience with systems administration
  • Experience with database support or administration
  • Works well in a team environment and has excellent troubleshooting skills

Preferred (some subset of the following):

  • Knowledgeable, Trained, or Certified in Oracle, PL/SQL
  • Experience performing Database Management System (DBMS) analysis
  • Knowledgeable, Trained, or Certified with Apache webserver
  • Experience or knowledge of Communications Security (COMSEC) practices
  • Experience performing web application software builds
  • Experience performing patches (e.g., IAVA) and scans (e.g., STIGs)
  • Experience working with any of the following platforms or products: Windows (all platforms), MS SQL Server, IIS, Unix, Oracle
  • Familiarity with programming languages such as Visual Basic, VBA, Appx ILF, or Oracle PL/SQL, Java.

The right candidate will exhibit the following:

·Quality - demonstrates accuracy, thoroughness and attention to detail at all times; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance; Monitors own work to ensure quality.

·Technical Skills - Pursues training and development opportunities; Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; Shares expertise with others.

·Initiative - Volunteers readily; Undertakes self-development activities; Seeks increased responsibilities and takes ownership of tasks at hand; Takes independent actions and calculated risks; Looks for and takes advantage of opportunities; Asks for and offers help when needed.

·Quantity - Meets productivity standards; Completes work in timely manner; Strives to increase productivity; Works quickly.

·Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions; Keeps commitments; Completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.

·Innovation - Displays original thinking and creativity; Meets challenges with resourcefulness; Generates suggestions for improving work; Develops innovative approaches and ideas; Presents ideas and information in a manner that gets others' attention.

·Teamwork - Balances team and individual responsibilities; Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views; Gives and welcomes feedback; Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Puts success of team above own interests; Able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; Supports everyone's efforts to succeed.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Database Management

Leidos

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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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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