Systems and Database Engineer TS/SCI Molesworth (RAF), United Kingdom
Please take this opportunity to join one of GDIT’s fastest long-standing growing programs! US Battlefield Information Collection and Exploitation System eXtended (US BICES-X) is a cutting edge program supporting DoD intelligence information sharing on current and emerging global threats to mission and coalition partners and emerging nations. With an internationally dispersed team supporting each combatant command, the US BICES-X team is in direct support of the war fighter and their missions. We are seeking a creative and driven professional with a passion for solving real world issues on a cross-functional, fast paced team.
The Systems and Database Engineer is a strong, self-motivated, solution-oriented individual who will be joining an experienced team to support the implementation and sustainment of multiple networks. We are looking for an experienced, innovative and enthusiastic engineer to join us in delivering high quality IT systems.
Supports architectures for future-state IT capabilities and services.
Work with stakeholders to facilitate alignment of business strategies, operational processes, and IT strategies related to future-state architecture changes.
Leverage enterprise methodologies and patterns.
Operate and sustain database servers.
Operate and sustain other infrastructure servers such as DHCP, DNS, and AD.
Troubleshoot clusters/farms of database servers.
Identifying and documenting architectural requirements supporting future Enterprise needs, including goals, approach, Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M), and desired end state for each milestone.
Apply and maintain STIGs along with overall security posture of database and other servers in the Enterprise.
Responsible for developing high level system design diagrams.
Evaluates analytically and systematically problems with work flows, organization and planning and develops appropriate corrective actions.
Implement and troubleshoot high availability database infrastructures.
9+ years of technical experience required.
BA/BS and Masters Degree required - may substitute additional years of experience
A minimum of five (5) years experience in building, maintaining and supporting Microsoft technologies and related platforms: Active Directory configuration and management, Windows Server 2016 and above, SQL Server, PowerShell, Group Policy, DNS, F5.
Understanding of Agile, ITIL, DevOps practices.
Must possess and maintain a TS/SCI clearance.
Must be IAT level II compliant with DoD 8570.1.
ITIL V4 Foundation within six months of hire.
A demonstrated strong working knowledge of VMWare Virtual infrastructure technologies.
May be required to work evening, weekend, and holiday hours as required.
SQL Server or other database certifications.
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).
Experience implementing and supporting a MS SQL Server environment.
Experience with clustering, AlwaysOn, and other high availability techniques.
For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.
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.