Database Administrator

KEYW Corporation - Reston, VA4.1

Full-timeEstimated: $120,000 - $150,000 a year
This position will support a stand-alone mission network that supports close to 200 users. The database administrator will manage and maintain the extensive data holding on this network. This includes:

Managing relational databases, NoSQL solutions and big data solutions - both commercial and open source
Optimizing performance for queries across a range of big data systems
Create and maintain documentation on the location, organization, and characteristics of the data stored
Provide Extract-Transformation-Load (ETL) functions on the mission network
Create and customize parsers for different data types
Deal with logistical challenges of working in a multi-network environment
Prioritize different data sets
Provide transparency into the data loading processes

Minimum requirements include:

Bachelors Degree in Information Technology or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.


5-8 years of related experience in database administration. Experience using big data technologies a plus.

Clearance Requirement: This position requires a Top Secret/SCI with POLY security clearance, based on current background investigation (SBI), as well as the favorable completion of polygraph. Clearance and polygraph processing will be completed by the U.S. Government.

KeyW is an EEO employer. We are committed to providing fair and equal employment consideration, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.