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Chenega Corporation Database Administrator II in Washington, District Of Columbia


The Database Administrator (DBA) – Sr. will provide technical expertise for database design, implementation, and analysis. Your talents, perspectives, and efforts will contribute directly to the production of valuable intelligence to facilitate positive mission outcomes.


  • Perform high-level, day-to-day operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for complex database management systems workstations and servers on multiple operating systems.

  • Implement and maintain smooth operation and physical design of databases.

  • Design the database server.

  • Install, maintain, and configure architecture.

  • Perform troubleshooting and resolution management.

  • Provide support for advanced user jobs and analytics.

  • Coordinate, direct, and perform complex database software installations and upgrades to operating systems and related database software packages.

  • Schedule installations and upgrades and maintain them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures.

  • Monitor and tune multiple database systems and databases to achieve optimum performance levels.

  • Ensure database data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate solutions of varying complexities.

  • Ensure database recoverability by developing and implementing a schedule of database backups and archive operations.

  • Plan and implement the modernization of database implementations.

  • Develop, implement, and promotes standard operating procedures and schedules.

  • Conduct audits of databases to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.

  • Develop and implements new standards, policies, and procedures.

  • Work closely with Systems Admins, database engineers, and software developers to help determine and develop the database software and databases that will be implemented.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

  • 10+ years of related experience as a database administrator, specializing in supporting Oracle and SQL environments.

  • Oracle RAC installation, upgrade, and maintenance (patching, RMAN backup, and tunning)

  • RHEL (Linux)

  • WebLogic, Oracle Forms/Reports, Oracle Data Guard

  • Ability to obtain Public Trust

  • The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of SQL Server, AWS & Azure, Oracle EM, PowerShell, Shell Scripting, Windows, Oracle Apex, BO/Oracle BI/Power BI, ServiceNow

  • Must have a broad base of knowledge and be fluent in multiple IT disciplines such as computing and networking

  • Ability to work independently and yet be effective within a team setting

  • Must be capable of managing multiple efforts with time-related constraints in a fast-paced contracting environment

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse internal and external stakeholder groups and individuals

  • Friendly presence, helpful attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others

  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office applications

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Applications, and experience working in a home office setting as well as the ability to train end users on frequently asked technical issues

  • Ability to provide technical assistance and support over the phone; good phone skills, professional demeanor, and previous customer service experience strongly desired

  • Good problem-solving skills; ability to visualize a problem/situation and think abstractly to solve it


Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

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