Sr Database Manager with TS/SCI Clearance

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Database Analysis/Design
Springfield, Virginia

REQ#: G2019-65928

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 opportunity. And our work depends on TS/SCI level cleared Sr Database Manager joining our team to support our Intelligence customer in Springfield, VA


Job Responsibilities


Manages the design, planning, implementation and administration of databases, including security, access and documentation


Responsible for database design, implementation and administration. Collaborate with program teams, and other engineers in the development of data products. Develop rapid and reliable data pipelines that make data easily consumable by analytic tools, other systems, and end users. Develop tools to monitor, debug, and analyze data pipelines. Design and implement data schemas and models that can scale and utilize Extract, Transform, & Load (ETL) techniques.


1. Coordinate with Extract, Transform, & Load (ETL) engineers to ingest data ensuring consistency and integration with data warehouse structure
2. Implement business operations requirements for data and data usage, analyze new data sources, and recommend solutions and improvements
3. Participate in continuous improvement efforts to enhance performance and provide new functionality, including performing proactive maintenance to ensure high availability
4. Participate on an Agile development team, using Scrum techniques, as the database technical expert
5. Monitor database performance, document changes and implement fixes to incidents and problems
6. Develop artifacts to support data dictionaries, database structure documentation and architecture views
7. Collaborate with peers and provide professional guidance to less experienced Analysts
8. May serve as technical team or task leader
9. Present technical processes and topics to internal engineering teams as necessary to propagate best practices and ensure project and program success




Bachelor's Degree in a related business or technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
Agile development certifications preferred.




Required Skills:

• Bachelor's Degree in a related business or technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
• Direct experience implementing Extract, Transform, Load techniques
• Direct knowledge of data warehouses with emphasis on Python & SQL scripting related to large data sets
• Ability to present data and concepts to technical audiences
• Knowledge or experience with Agile Scrum practices
• Excellent time management skills and the drive to work unsupervised or within a small team
• Ability to manage priorities across multiple project tasks
• Ability to work within accelerated schedule timelines while delivering high quality products to the customer
• TS/SCI clearance required


Desired Skills:

• Certified Scrum Master (CSM), and or Advanced ITIL Certified
• General knowledge of SLA's and IT service catalogs for labor and material
• Demonstrated experience with NGA or Mission Partners



" 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.