Database Administrator

Varen Technologies - Annapolis Junction, MD

Full-time
At Varen, our performance is measured by the success of our clients, and our reputation for service, superior quality, objectivity, integrity and results. Our reputation is everything to us as we are committed to being a trusted advisor to our nation’s decision makers in a day in age that demands acute attention to detail in a fast-paced environment. Varen is seeking to add the sharpest technical professionals who share our passion for ensuring the mission success of our customers at all times.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Maintains the integrity, security and availability of multiple database(s). Duties include disaster recovery, performance analysis and tuning, index maintenance, and monitoring of data. Administers, maintains, develops and implements policies and procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of the database. Evaluates and recommends available database management system (DBMS) products. Performs database and software life-cycle activities to ensure highest level of system performance and availability and compliance with business requirements. Performs Oracle, SQL Server and SYBASE Database and Application server administration. Organizes and formats data for efficient query and storage processes.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Maintain the integrity, security, and availability of database(s)
Establish and maintain database user accounts
Administer, maintain, and implement policies and procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of the database(s)
Organize and format data for efficient query and storage processes
Evaluate requirements and recommends available DBMS products
Provide server administration with a variety of database products that include Oracle, SQL Server, and SYBASE
Perform disaster recovery, performance analysis and tuning, index maintenance, and monitoring of data
Develop policies and procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of the database(s)
Perform database and software life-cycle activities to ensure highest level of system performance and availability
Support data modeling activities by way of prototype database implementations
Coordinate database architecture changes with Database Engineer (DBE)s
Direct the monitoring, administrating, and implementing performance on database systems as well as database performance optimization, developing/changing database indices, redesigning database structure and reloading data into a database
Direct the installation of database management systems, databases, table and views
Directs the administration and use of current and emerging database tools, strategies and technologies
Ten (10) years of experience as a DBA in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional DBA experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.
Five (5) years of experience managing large databases (>2TB) in an Online Analytical Processing (OLAP) environment is required.
Ten (10) years of experience working in a Windows and/or Linux environment is required.

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT:
TS/SCI w/ polygraph

Varen Technologies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and applicants receive lawful consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, disability, or veteran status.