Database Engineer

Transaction Network Services, Inc - Reston, VA2.8

30+ days agoFull-timeEstimated: $98,000 - $140,000 a year
Design, develop, test and administer relational databases for software applications for web-based provisioning/reporting systems and back-end applications for the telecommunications domain.

Work with the Software Engineering Manager, Business Development group, and end customers to help develop applications and infrastructure for telecommunications services.
Apply understanding of telecommunications domain to design and build enterprise-class database systems.
Interpret requirements and detailed design specifications and perform unit testing, implementation, and maintenance of databases for both new and existing systems.
Effectively participate in a team-oriented environment that involves continuous design reviews, code reviews, and collaboration.
Follow established development processes for assigned projects.
Proactively communicate with Development Manager and/or Technical Lead regarding the status and potential impacts on the delivery date and/or expected quality of tasks and projects.
Provide technical guidance and product expertise to Customer Delivery and Operations to resolve production issues.

Work within Agile Scrum development and Quality Assurance teams
Development and deployment on Linux-based systems
Experience with logical data modeling techniques, reverse engineering, and physical database design, and partitioning techniques
Advanced database management skills including performance tuning and capacity planning
PL/SQL coding and SQL optimization
Experience with replication configuration in Oracle
Migrating databases from 11g to 12c; Oracle 12c multi-tenant architecture
Proficient with Shell scripting
Exposure or experience with MySQL database development
Knowledge of NoSQL database, Big Data

Qualifications Required:
Bachelor’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Engineering, Telecommunications, or a related field
7+ years of post-baccalaureate and progressive experience in job offered or as a Database Manager, Database Architect, Consulting Engineer or Oracle Consultant

We have been delivering industry-leading solutions for the payments, financial and telecommunications industries since 1990. We are the preferred supplier of networking, integrated data and voice services to many leading organizations in the global payments and financial communities, as well as a provider of extensive telecommunications network solutions to service providers.

We are a privately held company with a healthy balance sheet, secure assets and a loyal customer base that includes some of the largest global blue-chip companies in the world. Many of the world’s leading companies continue to count on us as their primary provider of a range of networking and communication services, enabling them to expand regionally, nationally and globally. We provide services to customers in over 60 countries throughout the world.

We manage some of the largest real-time community networks in the world, enabling industry participants to simply and securely interact and transact with other businesses, to access the data and applications they need, over managed and secure communications platforms. Our existing footprint supports millions of connections and provide access to critical databases. Our network securely blends private and public networking to enable customers to utilize a single connection for "one-to-many" and "many-to-many"connections over a global platform.

Since our launch we have helped our customers and communities of interest, requiring secure and reliable communications solutions, to evolve from legacy to leading-edge technologies. Today the company provides a full range of services from dedicated connections to managed IP network solutions, providing local support and global reach to medium and large enterprises and service providers.

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