Full Job Description
B&A is seeking a DevOps Database Engineer to join our team on a Federal project in Washington, DC!
The responsibilities shall include:
Provide Databases administration, configuration, and maintenance services to support PostgreSQL, MongoDB, and Redis
Best practices versus customization is preferred when implementing solutions
Provide database Security configuration and maintenance for PostgreSQL, MongodDB, and Redis on VMs and future container configurations
Database security is used to establish roles and limit access to data based on function
Securing data at rest if needed
Provide and maintain documentation of Database configurations.
Documentation includes description, functional and technical analysis, and detailed configuration parameters.
Abilities, skillsets, and experience in Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL, Redis, and MongoDB databases as a primary function.
Bachelor’s level in IT, or Computer Science with relevant experience (6 – 8 years)
Experience administrating a Linux-based environment (RHEL, CentOS, CoreOS), Docker, container orchestration tools (e.g., preferably Kubernetes/GoogleAnthos/OpenShift)
Experience working in a Hybrid cloud environment
Knowledge of PostgreSQL 11 and higher, pgbackrest, haproxy, and pgbouncer
Knowledge of MongoDB replication, and Administration
Knowledge of monitoring tools such as: Oracle Enterprise Manager, Prometheus, Grafana MongoDB Ops Manager
Agile mindset and likes to tackle complex problems and take initiative and responsibility
Excellent communication skills
Candidates must be US Citizens as per Federal contract requirements.
B&A has helped transform how the federal government serves the public in the digital age for the past 30+ years. We do this by developing innovative person-centric IT solutions that deliver visibly better results to the public and to the federal workforce. We believe that focusing on the mission and needs of the end user improves their experience and amplifies their ability to impact their mission. Our solutions are resilient, mobile, smarter, and increasingly intuitive. We provide strategic, enterprise, application, and technical infrastructure services to our valued clients.
B&A is managed to Software Engineering Institute Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI®)-Level 3, International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015, ISO/IEC 27001:2013, ISO 20000-1:2011, IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL®), and Agile best practices. Across our four service areas – Human Capital Management, Operations & Enablement, Integration & Analytics, Modernization & Transformation – we leverage a spectrum of tools to build the capacity of the organization to deliver these solutions faster, and more reliably.
We offer full time employees a 100% premium paid medical plan option, which includes coverage for medical, prescription, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, disability, teledoc, and accident insurance. Headquartered in McLean VA, B&A was named one of Virginia’s Best Places to Work in 2020.
B&A provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. B&A complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy covers conduct occurring at B&A’s offices, and other workplaces (including client sites) and all other locations where B&A is providing services, and to all work-related activities.
Affirmative Action Plan
As a federal government contractor and based on Executive Orders and applicable laws and regulations, B&A develops and maintains annual written Affirmative Action Plans and endeavors to hire and advance qualified minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans.