Database Engineer - 35394 in Beavercreek, OH at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 2/11/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Alion Science and Technology is looking for a Database Engineer/Administrator to maintain, sustain, enhance, and provide technical support for database systems housing Intelligence production data. In this role you will be supporting Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) data systems and your responsibilities include initial installation, patching, upgrades, and modifications to these systems; creating and implementing standards and procedures; and importing, editing, modifying, and amending data in systems using Structured Query Language (SQL) commands. Additionally, you will support the scheduling of database projects, database and transaction log backups, notifications, import/export, and database replication between multiple servers and remote sites. Most importantly, you will be the front line to ensure that vital Intelligence is discoverable and readily available for analysts and warfighters.

Responsibilities Include:
• Maintenance, configuration, and reliable operation of database systems in a classified networking environment
• Installation and upgrade server components and software as well as integrating automation processes
• Troubleshooting hardware and software errors by running diagnostics, documenting problems and resolutions, prioritizing problems, and assessing impact of issues

• 15 years of experience; or at least 7 years of experience with a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, System Administration, or a closely related field
• Strong knowledge of database management systems (preferably with Oracle and PostgreSQL)
• Strong knowledge of spatial database extenders for object-relational databases (preferably with PostGIS)
• Working knowledge of Activity-Based Intelligence (ABI) and Object-Based Production (OBP)
• Track record of implementing and effectively developing database management best practices, including expert knowledge of security, storage, data protection, and disaster recovery protocols
• Active TOP SECRET Clearance with SCI eligibility

Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info

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