Junior Database Analyst - US Citizenship required

Clearance Level
Database Analysis/Design
Richmond, Virginia

REQ#: RQ74283 Junior Database Analyst - US Citizenship required (Open)

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description

Help keep our clients on the cutting edge of IT and at the same time keep our country safe! For over fifteen years, our products have helped our clients make the world a safer place. Do your part by joining our team today!

Using Oracle PL/SQL and Oracle Application Express (APEX), the successful candidate will write PL/SQL code, analyze requirements, and create database structures to extend existing systems and design new software features. Other opportunities include correcting code in existing systems, occasionally creating\modifying technical documentation, and performing data analysis and gaining opportunities to learn the responsibilities of a database analyst (DBA).

We seek a candidate who can perform both as a Database Analyst; and having experience in Web Application Development is a plus. This position is located in friendly Richmond, Virginia. This person will participate in design and development work for well-established investigative and intelligence clients. Under direct supervision will design and build software features using a variety of software applications, techniques and tools. 

Essential Job Functions

  • Programs basic and intermediate program features in an Oracle database.
  • Modifies software systems to meet the needs of the client.
  • Analyzes software modification requests, and suggests alternative solutions when necessary.
  • Assists in resolving production support problems. Develops and suggests alternative approaches to resolving problems.
  • Designs system changes to enhance existing programs.
  • Researches and analyzes existing systems and program requirements, under periodic supervision.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Bachelors degree in computer science, mathematics or related field preferred
  • Zero or more years of experience in programming and analysis
  • Coursework includes appropriate programming languages, operating systems and software
  • Experience studying and working on projects in relational databases

Other Qualifications

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills for design and creation of database structures
  • Excellent Interpersonal and Communication skills to work effectively with team leads, programmers, and clients
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Be able to obtain a Top Secret Clearance

Top 3 Skills Required to be Successful in Role (must-haves):

  • Strength in analytical areas, desire and skill in problem solving
  • Agile development experience
  • Experience designing and creating database tables in a relational database

Nice–to-have secondary Skills

  • Experience with Oracle Application Express (APEX)
  • Oracle-specific PL/SQL skills

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.