Database Administrator


  • Full time, Immediate


  • 1701 N. Fort Myer, Arlington, VA 22209

Salary Range

$100,000 - $110,000

Designs, develops, installs, implements, and maintains databases in support of the Information Resource
Management Division


  • Performs day-to-day operational database administration duties including but not limited to: database
    installation, configuration and maintenance, upgrades, patching, implementing backup/recovery, continuous monitoring, tuning, capacity planning, and site failover/switchover.

  • Monitors the ongoing operations and maintenance of databases and provides database tuning to ensure reliable and optimal performance.

  • Analyzes and resolves database issues and problems and conducts and participates in troubleshooting efforts.

  • Works with the database and developments teams to analyze and determine database requirements and database specifications.

  • Conducts database design and performance evaluation reviews.

  • Prepares and maintains database dictionaries and system documentation and logs.

  • Responsible for database backup and recovery.

  • Supports database integrations with other databases and systems.

  • Refines and automates regular processes, tracks issues, and documents changes.

  • Shares domain and technical expertise, providing technical mentorship and cross-training to other peers and team members.

  • Independently analyzes, solves, and corrects issues in real time, providing problem resolution end-to-end.

  • Ability to meet and deal in a professional, tactful and effective manner with USG management and
    program officials within and outside of the Department

Required Skills/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field or equivalent work
    experience directly within functional area.

  • Must possess seven years of database administration experience.

  • At least seven years of experience managing a medium to large production Oracle RAC installation.

  • Strong Oracle database administration skills, ability to monitor and manage proactively both mission-critical production and development database environments at the enterprise level.

  • Experience performing Oracle database administration tasks including managing and maintaining production
    Oracle RAC databases, software installations, configuration and space management, patching, backup and recovery, and performance optimization.

  • Deep knowledge of Oracle 11g/12c technology, strong RAC/clustering, RMAN, and Data Guard

  • Proficiency in Oracle Grid Control, OEM and RMAN backup and recovery techniques.

  • Ability to diagnose problems and resolve issues across various tiers (application, database, network, server and storage).

  • Strong knowledge of SQL, Unix/Linux and shell scripting.

  • Experience deploying Oracle ASM and troubleshooting ASM related issues.

  • Experience in Database Security and Encryption.

  • Oracle database appliance (ODA) experience preferred.

Security Clearance

  • TS/SCI

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