Database/Server Automation Engineer

ECS   •  

Kearneysville, WV

Industry: Business Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 55 days ago

Job Description:

The PaaS Database (SQL, Oracle)/Server automation engineer will work as a member of the PaaS Engineering Team.

He/She will work with the Server, Database, and USCG Cloud platform team to automate the creation of PaaS Database (SQL, Oracle)/Server Images that are DOD STIG'd, patched, and secure. He/she will automate build process, patching process, DOD STIGing process and reporting process. He/She will support automation efforts across various platforms including Cloud and other automation technologies. He/she must be a team player and willing to interact with other people at all levels throughout the organization.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Engineer PaaS Database (SQL, Oracle)/Server images build process including interconnectivity with various technical automation products.
  • Engineer automated PaaS Database (SQL, Oracle)/Server patching process in conjunction with existing automated patching process for PaaS platform technologies.
  • Engineer automated PaaS Database (SQL, Oracle)/Server DOD STIGing process in conjunction with existing automated update process for PaaS platform technologies.
  • Engineer and automate database and system administrator tasking such as patching, reporting, server build process, server decommission process, automated and updated reporting
  • Engineer consolidated and centralized database and system administration with various customized development and automation tools
  • Apply necessary security configurations on backend infrastructure applications
  • Engineer database and system administration across multisite Cloud environments
  • Continuous improvement of PaaS Image automation processes
  • Continuous improvement of PaaS Image security posture
  • Architectural design, implementation and continuous improvement of server and database application system infrastructure.
  • System performance tuning, data recovery, etc.
  • Providing technical input for policies and procedures, and maintaining accurate documentation on those policies/procedures.
  • Adhering to Change/Configuration Management procedures and policies.
  • Properly estimating work efforts and technical challenges (scoping projects).
  • Research and investigate problems, diagnose and provide resolution or viable solutions for hardware and software issues; appropriately escalating and reporting recommendations clearly and effectively to management and team.

Current CompTia Security+ CE or other DoD Approved 8570 Baseline Certification REQUIRED

Required Skills:

  • U.S. Citizen, and must be able to obtain a NACI Clearance.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, IT Engineering or related degree program or sufficient technical experience to substitute for the formal education requirement.
  • 1-5 years IT engineering experience supporting projects and systems of similar size, scope and technical complexity to those supported under this contract.
  • Python/Jython
  • Bash/Zsh
  • Javascript
  • PowerShell

Desired Skills:

  • BladeLogic Database Automation
  • BladeLogic Server Automation
  • Oracle
  • MS SQL
  • SQL Scripting
  • Linux/Unix
  • DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)
  • Strong verbal, written, organizational and documentation skills
  • Ability to provide accurate and realistic effort estimates, commit and deliver accordingly
  • Proven analytical and problem solving skills; creative thinking
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with occasional non-business hours (evenings and weekends) flexibility and able to prioritize and juggle multiple projects
  • Ability to work productively in a team environment and participate as a positive and cooperative team member
  • VMWare vRealize Automation
  • VMWare vRealize Operations.
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