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Database Administrator Level II

Parsons Co.

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Annapolis Junction, MD
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Job Overview:

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph

Job Description:

Ready to be part of a team that tackles defense and data challenges? Are you interested in performing database and software life-cycle activities to ensure highest level of system performance and availability to end users? Parsons is now hiring experienced Database Administrator with a desire to work on projects that change the world.

Parsons’ extensive experience in this field, combined with your knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. We can offer training, development, and opportunities to work on marquee projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our Database Administrators to be versatile, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team-oriented environments and who have exceptional communication, analytical and organizational skills.

PROJECT:

Parsons is sourcing candidates for a project within the Department of Defense to provide a wide range of skills and expertise to perform technology development, testing, integration of hardware and software applications, and associated documentation and training.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Parsons is seeking Database Administrator of various experience levels to perform the following:

  • Maintain the integrity, security, and availability of multiple database(s).
  • Duties include disaster recovery, performance analysis and tuning, index maintenance, and monitoring of data.
  • Administer, maintain, develop, and implement policies and procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of the database.
  • Evaluates and recommends available database management system (DBMS) products.
  • Perform database and software life-cycle activities to ensure highest level of system performance and availability and compliance with business requirements.
  • Performs Oracle, SQL Server and SYBASE Database and Application server administration.
  • Organize and format data for efficient query and storage processes.

REQUIRED CAPABILITIES

  • Maintain the integrity, security, and availability of database(s).
  • Establish and maintain database user accounts.
  • Administer, maintain, and implement policies and procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of the database(s).
  • Organize and format data for efficient query and storage processes.
  • Evaluate requirements and recommends available DBMS products.
  • Provide server administration with a variety of database products that include Oracle, SQL Server, and SYBASE.
  • Perform disaster recovery, performance analysis and tuning, index maintenance, and monitoring of data.
  • Develop policies and procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of the database(s).
  • Perform database and software life-cycle activities to ensure highest level of system performance and availability.
  • Support data modeling activities by way of prototype database implementations.
  • Coordinate database architecture changes with Database Engineer (DBE)s.
  • Direct the monitoring, administrating, and implementing performance on database systems as well as database performance optimization, developing/changing database indices, redesigning database structure and reloading data into a database.
  • Direct the installation of database management systems, databases, tables, and views.
  • Directs the administration and use of current and emerging database tools, strategies, and technologies.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ten (10) years of experience as a Database Administrator.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university.

Four (4) years of additional Database Administrator experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.

Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.