Database Administrator

Techflow, Inc. - Arlington, VA (30+ days ago)

Digital Services - Arlington, VA - Full Time
Database Administrator

TechFlow is searching for a talented Database Administrator to join our government services team. The right candidate enjoys a work environment where being entrepreneurial is expected, where innovation and new ideas happen every day, and where problems are solved by teams of passionate and confident individuals. Our culture thrives on out of the box thinking and the unique powerful expressions of our owners. As a 100% employee-owned company, our owners have an expectation of commitment, accountability for their actions, and responsibility for success. We are a company of individuals who work hard to have an impact and make a difference.

Founded in 1995 at the start of the dot-com revolution, TechFlow helped large commercial firms such as Dreamworks, Toshiba, MGM, and key government agencies modernize their critical systems using what has become Agile At Scale software development. Today, with deep operational roots in the bi-coastal innovation hubs of California and Northern Virginia, TechFlow continues as a leader in applying innovative software engineering solutions and technology to the US Government and commercial entities. TechFlow has had great success at combining its entrepreneurial nature to the company’s deep experience with mission critical systems to solve the most demanding business challenges.

Note: This position is contingent upon successful contract award.

Position Description:
The Database Administrator will provide technical and engineering expertise to operate and maintain the Information Technology (IT) infrastructure.

Functional Responsibilities:
Ensures performance, integrity and security of a database. Additional role requirements include planning, development and troubleshooting.
Responsible for installing, patching, performance tuning and monitoring of database management systems in high available systems.
Defines file organization, indexing methods, and security procedures for specific user applications.
Develops, implements, and maintains database backup and recovery procedures for the processing environments and ensures that data integrity, security, and recoverability are built into the DBMS applications.
Projects long-range requirements for database administration and design in conjunction with other managers in the information systems function.

Minimum Requirements and Education:
BS in Computer Science or related field.
Minimum five years of relevant experience in supporting highly complex database engineering projects using advanced knowledge of database engineering and administration.
Desired Skills

Health / benefits domain experience a plus.
OPM domain experience a plus.

Desired Technologies:
Experience with desired technologies will vary based on years of experience. Be prepared to discuss the technologies below which you have experience with from previous projects:

NET Framework 4.0/4.5 / AngularJS / ASP.NET Core / ASP.NET MVC / ASP.NET WebForms / Atlassian (including, but not limited to Jira/Confluence) / Bing Analytics / Colorbox / Docker / Entity Framework / Google Analytics / Google Authenticator / Glimpse / Graphical user interfaces (GUI) / HmlAgilityPack / IIS8 / JavaScript / jQuery / jQuery MultiSelect / jQueryUI / jStorage / Knockout / Knockout Punches / Knockout Validation / MongoDB / MSBuild / MS Publisher (for mock-ups) / Newtonsoft / Octopus Deploy / PDFlib / Select2 / Selenium / SlowCheetah / SQL Server 2012 / Team Foundation Server / Telerik RAD Controls / TypeScript / Umbraco (as Content Source) / Windows Communication Framework/Simple / Object Access Protocol / Windows Presentation Foundation


All position are VA/MD/DC based.
TechFlow is an equal opportunity employer (Minority / Female / Disability / Vets)
Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Eligibility requirement: U.S. Citizenship.