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Database Administrator II - Virtual/Remote (NB52710678)

N/a, VA, US
Job Description Provides technical direction for database design, maintenance, and administrati on.  Evaluates and recommends available DBMS products after matching user requi rements with system capabilities.  Develops and formulates standards, procedure s, and conventions for database use.  Works with technical/programming staff to ensure database security from accidental or intentional loss or damage.  May d etermine file organization, indexing methods and security procedures for specif ic user applications.  Requires demonstrated expertise in the use of database m anagement systems and related products from vendors such as Oracle, SAP, SAS, a nd IBM.   Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a p articular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals . Performs a variety of tasks. Typically reports to a manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.
Required Skills Requires a Bachelor's degree and 2-4 years of experience. Active DoD Secret Clearance or ability to receive • DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification (Security+ or equivalent) • Create, monitor, optimize database performance utilizing advanced performance tuning skills • Automate recurring or redundant database tasks • Maintain database integrity, availability, and restore. • Execute and automate database refreshes • Work in an Agile Scrum environment • Provide on-call support which can require analysis and trouble shooting of complex issues • Lead and contribute to design discussions in a cross-functional project setting • Develop database standards, guidelines and best practices • Design and architect solutions which often require complex system integration • Perform capacity planning and project estimation • Evaluate and research new database features, version and technologies
Employment Type Full time
Career Level Mid Career
Job ID 52710679
Company Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. federal civilian agencies, the intelligence community, the Government of Canada, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently, while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco has approximately 6,000 employees with an annual revenue of $1 billion and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset, and our success directly relates to our employees. At Serco, we listen, respect and support our employees and through continuous training, development and information-sharing, we advance talent internally, enhancing career growth and progression which enables not only our employees to excel but enables our customers to excel as well. It is not just a job at Serco; at Serco, we offer career opportunities. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco's people share a passion for delivering ethical service, innovation, and a commitment to results. We trust our people to deliver. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).
Functional AreaApplication Development & Integration
DepartmentSerco’s Transportation & Infrastructure business unit has five main business streams - aviation services, Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), fleet services, parking services, and infrastructure software integration, with over 1000 personnel providing these services in the federal, state and local markets. Serco operates some of the most advanced transportation systems in the world by combining proven technologies and efficient operations with an unparalleled focus on service excellence.
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