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)
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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