Abacus Technology is seeking a Database Administrator to provide database management and support for Shaw AFB. This is a full-time position.
Design, test, integrate, implement and administer database systems in a client/server environment, applying knowledge of database management systems, development methodologies, and front-end and back-end programming languages. Provide Tier 2 technical support for more complex end-user client/server database issues, which cannot be resolved by the Tier 1 technical support staff. Perform technical support and O&M activities for supported database systems. Plan, analyze, design, develop, install, troubleshoot, manage and administer databases to ensure overall system performance, quality, integrity and security. Perform database and application security patching, upgrades and enhancements. Install and integrate new and/or and customize existing applications; and create custom views, queries, reports and templates. Develop and maintain database documentation, including data standards, procedures and definitions for database/data dictionaries. Administer and control database access permissions and privileges. Develop, test, execute and manage back-up and recovery plans. Perform database configuration, change and capacity management activities. Coordinate with other technical staff and operational users to ensure database integrity and security. Develop and submit a Database Administration Monthly Status Report and other ad hoc reports as required.
2+ years experience in database administration. Bachelor’s degree in a related field desired. Must be Security+ certified. Must hold the following certifications: MCSE-Data Management and Analytics and Oracle Certified Associate (OCA). Experience with database development, management, and security. Knowledge of performance tuning, optimizing, table structures, and queries. Solid communication skills are critical. Must be a US citizen and hold an active Secret clearance.
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.