Are you interested in continuing your IT career in Radford, VA? Radford is a great small city with big opportunities!
Leidos is seeking a Sr. Oracle DBA who enjoys working in a dynamic fast-paced environment to support the ALTESS Contract in Radford, VA.
This full-time Oracle database administrative position will challenge the candidate to expand their skillsets and learn new technologies in a fast-paced and friendly environment. Average 40 hours per week with a blend of onsite and telework. Currently, onsite work is required 2 days a week, and telework is 3 days a week.
•Must have an active Secret Security clearance.
•Design, installation, configuration, administration, patching, upgrades, tuning, backup and recovery, and troubleshooting with the Oracle Enterprise Database in a UNIX environment on physical and virtual servers
•Backup and recovery experience using Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN) with Veritas NetBackup.
•Shell scripting experience in PL/SQL.
•Performance tuning experience for both transactional and analytical workloads.
•Troubleshoot utilizing database and operating system capabilities.
•Remain up-to-date on vendor technologies and recommended best practices in a highly-available, enterprise environment.
•Participate in a 24x7 on-call support rotation.
•Bachelor's degree and 12+ years of relevant work experience.
•Experience with Oracle 12c, 19c including Multitenant, RAC, DataGuard, Grid Infrastructure, Oracle Automatic Storage Management (ASM) and Oracle Automatic Storage Management Cluster File System (ACFS).
•Experience in MySQL and EDB/PostgreSQL.
•Experience including data-at-rest, over-the-wire encryption using pkcs12 containers, and transparent data encryption (TDE) for Oracle and MySQL.
•System administration experience.
•Excellent documentation and interpersonal skills.
•Computing Environment (CE) Certification (i.e., MCSE, Server+, etc.) – can be waived for 30 days after project join date.
•Oracle BI (OBIEE) 12.2.1
•Platforms: Linux x86-64 with SELinux
•Experience with any of the following is beneficial
•Oracle Weblogic 11g and 12c
•Oracle Business Intelligence 11g and 12c
•Oracle Application Express
•Oracle REST Data Services
•Oracle Forms and Reports
•Working knowledge of DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG) and Security Requirements Guides (SRG)
Radford is bordered on three sides by the New River and neatly tucked into the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and features a delightfully picturesque setting for a diverse and charming array of activities to include, hiking, biking trails, fishing and plenty of wildlife.
If you know someone who may be a good fit, refer them to us! Your referral could get you a one-time referral payment of $3,000. More details here.
External Referral Eligible
Covid Guidance for the US
In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. 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® 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 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
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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.