Database Administrator

Clearance Level
None
Category
Database Analysis/Design
Location
Merrifield, Virginia

REQ#: RQ122752

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
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 your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. 

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into an opportunity. And our work depends on a Database Administrator joining our team to support customer activities located in Merrifield, VA. 

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Responsible for installation and maintenance of database management system
  • Create and maintain database structures with high level of security features
  • Support database design, creating and testing activities
  • Alter storage structure to meet evolving needs
  • Manage database availability and performance including incident management and issue resolutions
  • Administer database objects to achieve optimum utilization
  • Define and implement event triggers that alert on potential database performance or integrity issues
  • Design database backup, archiving and storage strategy
  • Perform regular backups, and security updates
  • Monitor usage, transaction volumes, response times and concurrency levels
  • Perform regular database housekeeping such as performance tuning and indexing for optimum database function

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Computer Science
  • 3 years of experience in the field

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU: 

  • Full-flex work week 
  • 401K with company match 
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you 
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams 

The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days.  We can only accept Green Card Holders or US Citizens for this program.  

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About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.