Database Specialist (Senior) in Bellevue, NE

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Perspecta   •  

Bellevue, NE 68005

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


8 - 10 years

Posted 58 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Business Group Highlights


The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.


Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. Were a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselvesto respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many waysnot only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspecta's talented and robust workforce14,000 strong'stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together

Perspecta has an immediate need for a Database Specialist (Senior) in Bellevue, NE .

Applies extensive knowledge of the job skills, company policies and procedures to complete complex, specialized assignments/tasks in creative and effective ways. Deep understanding of the general/technical aspects of the job. Works on assignments that are complex in nature and require considerable judgment, initiative, and technical/specialized knowledge to resolve problems and/or develop recommended solutions. Work is completed with minimal supervision and assignments may be completed without established procedures. May determine methods and procedures for new assignments.

Direct installs of the latest releases of Oracle DBMS Software, as necessary to solve problems or provide new capability. Maintain multiple Oracle home directories in a multiplatform environment.

Create and maintain Perl and UNIX shell scripts that monitor Oracle databases. Maintain the Perl tools that are used to implement the database architectures.

Verify daily, weekly, and archival backup integrity. Run restores and ad-hoc backups as needed. Work with management and system personnel to provide backup configuration.

Interface with System Administrators to ensure proper system configuration and disk space allocation for database use.

Responsible for specifying proper types of files organization, indexing methods, and security procedures.

Responsible for the planning and management of all technical and operational activities associated with database administration of Oracle databases and associated servers.

Understands the design of complex databases (e.g., schema and subschema details) so limitations/deficiencies can be identified.

Advise engineering group in database and supporting system architecture.

Define specialized aspects of user's database administrator documentation. Perform detailed comparisons of various database systems. Load new databases and support configuration of the databases as designed by downward directed programs. Configure physical database storage, sizing, backup, recovery, security and versions. Perform database tuning for optimal performance; supports production to include maintenance, requests for service and system configuration management.

Perform duties in a complex, distributed, heterogeneous computing environment, which may involve different types of hardware platforms, operating systems applications, and network environments.

Provide expertise in data storage systems. Develop backup and archival policies and procedures.

Configure storage systems software to meet requirements.

Perform administration tasks (installing, maintaining, monitoring, recovering, rebuilding, upgrading, patching and performance tuning).

Implement software solutions for performance enhancement, operator interface, and increased user capability. Ensure the databases incorporate the latest Cyber Command Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) processes and procedures to provide the most secure database possible.


Education and Experience Required:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field with a minimum of 8-10 years or more years of related experience

Knowledge and Skills Required:

Experience working with database creation techniques and database management systems (DBMS) features Experience working with database performance tuning

Scripting knowledge in Perl and shell scripting

Oracle Certification Associate or related certification

Security + certification or equivalent

** The candidate hired for this position must be a US Citizen with an active top secret security clearance with eligibility for SCI or must be capable of maintaining/ obtaining a TS/SCI clearance. If the candidate does not have a top secret clearance, a minimum of a Secret security clearance is required to start work on-site for this contract. **


Valid Through: 2019-9-20