Senior Database Administrator
Senior Database Administrator
Employment Status: Full-Time
Location: CIE-Gunter Annex
Exemption Status: Exempt
Reports To: Team Lead
- Serves as a Senior Database Administrator for CIE located at Maxwell Air Force Base – Gunter Annex, Montgomery Alabama responsible for performing database administration in support of multiple different Database Management Systems (DBMS) platforms, computing environments and associated applications.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Demonstrates technical expertise and comprehensive knowledge in Database Management Systems to include performing a variety of complex assignments associated with installation, configuring, managing, monitoring and controlling DBMS operating and supporting system software; analyzing system faults, troubleshooting incidents, and conducting series of diagnostic tests on both systems and hardware to detect and resolve problems effectively and efficiently.
- Demonstrated experience in reviewing and preparing technical documentation, testing and installing software, researching and recommending methods and techniques to improve operations, conducting preventive maintenance, and managing/administering multiple technical projects with varying schedules.
- This individual is responsible for software maintenance teams, including database definition, structure, long-range requirements, operational guidelines, and security and integrity controls.
- Proposes and implement enhancements to improve performance and reliability within the supported IT environment. Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.
- Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.
- Assists in strategy, design, implementation, and operational aspects of multiple DBMS, operating environments, and related software.
- Schedules, plans and oversees system upgrades.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
- Must have Bachelor’s or higher Degree in Computer Science or related discipline.
- Candidate must have 6-9 years of experience providing DBMS administration support in network and software development environments ensuring mission success in support of DoD unclassified/classified networking environments.
- Information Assurance Technical Level II (IAT-II) Certification:
- CompTIA Security+ preferred
- Computing Environment (CE) Certification:
- Oracle of SQL certifications preferred
- Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) version 3 Foundation certification desired
- Minimum active Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Clearance/Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) indoctrinated
- Ability to read, analyze, and interpret the English language.
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