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Application Database Administrator

Type: Full-time
Category: Database Administrator
Location: Vienna, VA
Clearance: TS

Description

As an Application Database Administrator on our solutions delivery team, you will have the unique opportunity to work on programs advancing the digital transformation of critical government systems. This position will support the DoD enterprise Military Housing system.

Our delivery teams are driven to explore new ideas and technology, and care deeply about collaboration, feedback, and iteration. We follow lean agile practices, embrace the Ops (DataOps/DevSecOps/MLOps) to “automate-first”, and constantly challenge each other to grow and improve.  

If results-driven projects resonate with you, and you care deeply about joining a mission-driven company with a strong growth direction and diverse culture, we'd love to learn more about you. Check out the details below, and let’s connect.  

RESPONSIBILITIES

Technical members of our solutions teams require little guidance, but love to learn, collaborate, and problem solve. This position requires a mid to senior level of experience, a passion for developing solutions and solving problems, and a strong desire to solve our customers’ hardest technical and data challenges.

We are seeking a Database Administrator to help us manage and maintain multiple customer databases. In this position, your main priority is ensuring that the information is accessible to the right people at all times.  You might be involved in building or redesigning databases, so you should be familiar with languages such as SQL and PL/SQL.  Familiarity with Linux is desirable. Our ideal applicant has a bachelor's degree in IT and multiple years of database or software development experience.  Duties and responsibilities include:

    • Troubleshoot database issues
    • Respond to technical support requests
    • Provide database architecture recommendations
    • Convert logical data models to physical
    • Optimize performance of SQL queries, functions, procedures, and packages
    • Deploy database software changes
    • Develop PL/SQL for incorporating business logic into backend
    • Provide input into database design as well as implementing the developed solutions

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in a technical field (IT, Information Security, Database Administration)
  • Current Active Top-Secret Clearance
  • 5 years of relevant professional experience supporting database administration
  • Familiarity with Agile software development
  • Extensive experience with Oracle, SQL, and Java
  • Experience with query tools such as Toad or SQL Developer
  • CompTIA Security + Certification
  • Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
  • Candidates must have the ability to work at client locations as needed. Travel is estimated to be up to 10% annually.
  • Advanced knowledge and extensive implementation of Oracle database design, theories, and solutions.
  • Ability to work with data architects and other IT specialist to set up, maintain and monitor data networks
  • Knowledge of database structure languages, such as SQL or PL/SQL
  • Familiarity with database management best practices
  • Knowledge of DISA’s Security Technical Implementation Guide and IT security best practices
  • Experience with a variety of computer information systems
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Problem-solving and critical thinking

Desired Qualifications

  • Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
  • Familiarity with Linux

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer
  • Must be able to lift 10-15 pounds at time

Clearance Requirements: Current Active Top-Secret Clearance

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Working at NT Concepts means that you are part of an innovative, agile company dedicated to solving the most critical challenges in National Security. We're expert leaders and problem solvers who roll up our sleeves to get the job done. We're passionate, curious, and committed to doing important work. At the same time, we're life-long learners, avid mentors, and we like to have fun.

We're looking for the best and the brightest to join us in supporting the mission of National Security. If meaningful work, initiative, creativity, and continuous self-improvement are important to your career, join our growing talent network and discover What's Next for you.

NT Concepts is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for all positions. Contact us if you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process. All resumes are held in confidence. NT Concepts participates in E-Verify.