Oracle Database Administrator (Top Secret required)

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ78215

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.

GDIT is hiring an Oracle/SQL Database Administrator to support JSP ETM activities at the Pentagon in Arlington, VA. NOTE: Due to the type of the work this role entails, telecommuting is not allowed.

The Oracle / SQL Database Administrator will serve as part of a Project Execution Team. This position will work with project managers and customers to determine technical requirements. The Oracle / SQL Database Administrator will also develop plans and documents such as technical implementation guides and create build documents for integration of numerous Linux servers running various software packages to newer infrastructure is part of the modernization project. A typical day in this role will include:

  • Create and configure Oracle advance security and policies using Oracle Cloud Control Enterprise Manager

  • Install and configure Grid Control, Multitenant and Pluggable database Cluster database

  • Assess and evaluate existing Oracle environments for documenting and recommending Life Cycle Replacement options

  • Research and configure the OracleAS Cluster Identity Management infrastructure in a High availability environment (Public Key Infrastructure, Web Cache and HTTP server in Fusion Middleware (Application Server, Access Manager, Identity Manager, Federation, Virtual Directory)

  • Install cluster RAC database and Grid Control

  • Apply CPU patches on Oracle Container and Pluggable database Cluster environments

  • Provide technical domain expertise and leadership required to effectively deliver high quality, timely solutions and services that meet business needs with a focus on the line of business

  • Evaluate Oracle features and Oracle related products

  • Establish and maintain sound backup and recovery policies and procedures.

  • Implement and maintain database security

  • Proactively monitor database performance and generate suggestions for preventative maintenance and continuous improvements

  • Setup and maintain documentation and standards

  • Provide technical trouble shooting and offer consultation to development teams

  • Participate in disk layout and disk capacity planning

  • Interface with Oracle Corporation for technical support

  • Manage the set up and monitoring of data replication and the maintenance of standby databases

  • Perform load testing

  • Lead complex data migration and consolidation efforts

  • Lead engineering discussions, managed projects and kept assigned systems at optimal performance. Identify bottle necks and provide solutions.

  • Provide guidance and support to the system administrator on how to manage and resolve system issues

Required Qualifications:

  • Active Top Secret Clearance. Must be able to obtain and maintain TS/SCI clearance.

  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification (Security+ CE, CCNA or higher)

  • Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) 12c, 11g, 10g, 9i certification (Must have 11g at a minimum)

  • Bachelors Degree in a related field OR equivalent work experience in lieu of degree.

  • 7+ years of related experience

  • Experience in Tier 3 / 4 level of engineering/technical/O&M expertise.

  • Hands-on experience with Oracle/SQL databases

  • Able to report onsite as indicated above

Desired Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI clearance


We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.