Leidos has a career opportunity for a SQL DBA Engineer in Stuttgart, Germany to support US AFRICOM.
This program provides critical Communications and Information Technology Services to support U.S. Africa Command and associated staff elements and organizations. It provides our war fighters support in their mission to keep threats and vulnerabilities as low as possible by ensuring their computer network is stable, undisrupted, secure and will require some OCONUS travel.
•Provide SQL infrastructure engineering to include database architecture maintenance, database upgrades, server configurations, and application configurations.
•Install, configure, and manage multiple SQL server environments with high availability and disaster recovery, to include monitoring, analysis, reporting, and data warehouse services and solutions
•Architect and design the configuration and operation of SQL platforms on all AFRICOM environments.
•Ensure proper integration of SQL with applications to include but not limited to SharePoint, TMT, Active Directory.
•Provide best practice recommendations related to SQL maintenance procedures, SQL application integration procedures, and design of the overall SQL infrastructure on all AFRICOM domains.
•Operate and maintain the front and back end SharePoint infrastructure and perform incident management.
•Perform front/back end infrastructure engineering, capability engineering and application integration (primarily MS applications), front/back end infrastructure engineering, and incident management.
•Perform server O&M for custom collaboration tools (SLCS, Enterprise Calendar, AFRIT, TMT).
•Work in dynamic fast paced environment that requires team interaction and coordination of efforts including remote site support and/or travel to customer servers and sites as required.
•BA/BS + 5 years recent specialized or AA/AS +9 years recent specialized or a major cert +11 years recent specialized or 15 years of recent specialized experience.
•5+ years of Microsoft SQL Database engineering experience in a large enterprise environment.
•3+ years of experience working with Windows clustering technology to support SQL clusters and SQL Always On Availability Groups.
•Must have have a DoD 8570 IAT Level II (or greater) certification (i.e. CompTIA Security+).
•Must have an MCSE Certificate: Data Management and Analytics, or newer equivalency.
•Must have an active Top Secret Clearance and be able to obtain a Top Secret/SCI Clearance.
•ITIL v3 or v4 – Foundation.
•Adaptable to changing circumstances and operational needs.
•Experience with DoD IT security requirements.
•Experience in the evaluation and integration of new technologies into existing environments.
•Demonstrated background troubleshooting complex IT issue.
External Referral Eligible
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
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 39,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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