Database Analyst Senior Advisor

Clearance Level
Database Analysis/Design
Rockville, Maryland

REQ#: RQ96463

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT has a GREAT opportunity to join our project team in the development of an enterprise data management strategy for a large federal agency responsible for improving access to high-quality, coordinated health care services for underserved and medically vulnerable individuals.


The strategy will enable the agency to optimize the use of its data resources and enhance its decision-making process.  The work will include analysis of the end-to-end lifecycle of data, from creation to retirement, and the controlled progression of data to and from each stage within its lifecycle.  Our team will also assist the agency to establish the governance processes central to strategic planning.

Requires at least ten years of general experience in information systems, with eight years of specialized experience providing state-of-the-art solutions in information systems technology with advanced knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in all phases of database development as well as data management.  In addition, four years’ experience in Health IT is desired.

Functional Responsibility: Includes:

  • Provide expertise regarding business analysis, event modeling, logical and physical database design, data access analysis and design, DBMS optimization, archive and recovery strategy, load strategy design and implementation, security, and change management.
  • Develop enterprise data management strategies, including the end-to-end lifecycle of data, from creation to retirement, and the controlled progression of data to and from each stage within its lifecycle.
  • Support creation of governance models and processes
  • Lead the creation and maintenance of Data Reference Models including the creation and maintenance of the DRM taxonomies to categorize data consistently and collectively
  • Leverage cloud-native services, which automatically provision, scale, and operate the infrastructure and provide the application stack.
  • Manage the use of ServiceNow to automate the discovery of data elements across systems
  • Develop and integrate advanced technologies (e.g., AI, ML) to improve understanding of enterprise data structures and repositories
  • Support the design and implementation of relational databases including data modeling and data acquisition and access analysis and design, and archive, recovery, and load strategy design and implementation
  • Provides technical support and guidance to users; maintains current knowledge of relevant hardware and software applications as assigned; may serve as team or technical task lead and provide guidance and training to lower-level staff; participates in special projects as required

Additional Qualifications:

Excellent communication skills – verbal and written – a must. 

Collaboration across various stakeholders to develop enterprise data management strategies

Experience working in SQL Server and Oracle environments.

MA/MS Degree

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


Travel Required:

Less than 10%

Telecommuting Options:

Some Telecommuting Allowed

Work Location:

USA MD Rockville

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