Leidos has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Database Manager. This position is in support of the Air Force Personnel Operation Activity contract at Randolph AFB which has transferred all Human Resources Systems from a large physical data center into a cloud (AWS) environment.
The Senior Database Manager selected for this position will build, integrate, secure and analyze all Virtual Data Center (VDC) database systems through the Amazon Web Services (AWS) and investigate and analyze all activities related to data management in coordination with AFPOA Cyber Security Division, System Administrators and other System Engineers under a tiered response structure. Selected Database Manager will assist in determining scope, urgency, and potential impact and track data issues through final resolution.
Selected Senior Database Manager will operate within Amazon Web Services (AWS) for use of AWS native services such as Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), Amazon Simple Storage (S3) and Amazon Simple DB/RDS databases.
Develop, update and sustain AWS Databases in Information Level 2 and 4 environments.
Analyze, create, upgrade, size and upgrade AWS databases for multiple Application owners.
Perform maintenance on databases, check data accessibility and troubleshoot problems with new systems as needed.
Protect data from threat actors and any breaches. Assess native security programs and choose which ones best suit the needs of the particular database under review
Meet with government SMEs, other analysts, company managers and other personnel to determine specific database needs
In the event of an emergency, implement enterprise disaster recovery plans to store and retrieve data
Provide VDC weekly status reports to Contractor Program Manager and government representatives
Coordinate the resolution of action items from Configuration Control Board (CCB) meetings, design reviews, program reviews, and test reviews that require cross-discipline coordination
Participate in the development of system engineering documentation, such as System Engineering Plans, Initial Capabilities Documents, Requirements Specifications, and Interface Control Documents
Report findings to management with recommendations for resolution.
Bachelor’s Degree and 4+ years of prior relevant experience (8 years or more of experience and certifications in lieu of degree)
Experience planning, building, integrating and maintaining Database systems (Windows and Oracle)
Experience operating in an AWS IL4 GovCloud environment
Clearance: Active Secret required at time of hire.
Must have the following certifications: MCSE: Data Management and Analytics, MCSA: SQL 2016 Database Development; and MCSA: SQL 2016 Database Administration
Must have Security + (DoD 8570 series IAT Level II Certification)
- AWS Advanced Certifications
- Scripting Experience: Python/Perl/Bash/Puppet/Chef
Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. Effective January 18, 2022, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 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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