MS SQL Database Analyst | Top Secret clearance

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Database Analysis/Design
Remote, Working from the USA
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Microsoft SQL Server

SQL Database Management

SQL Database Queries

SQL Databases

REQ#: RQ166782
Public Trust: SSBI (T5)
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Transform technology into opportunity as a MS SQL Database Analyst with GDIT. A career in enterprise IT means connecting and enhancing the systems that matter most. At GDIT you’ll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how agencies operate.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. Our work depends on a MS SQL Database Analyst supporting our CNIC team.

** Candidate must live near a Navy Facility with SIPR access. **


  • Responsible for performing as a Senior Database Base Analyst for Microsoft SQL solutions in both NIPR and SIPR, QA and production environments.

  • Participates in the design, maintenance, enhancement, coding, and administration of relational databases

  • Performs day-to-day SQL administration; maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, ensuring data availability

  • Performs Database Backup and Recovery functions as needed

  • Installs SQL SW, Instances and perform upgrades and patching as needed

  • Writes/maintains SQL scripts and processes as needed

  • Creates indexes to enhance performance

  • Designs/implements data transfer processes needed to support upgrades or movement to from different physical/virtual Machine/OS

  • Authors/maintains System Security Plans, white papers and change management proposals, SOPs

  • Creates, manages and performs troubleshooting Windows Clustering and SQL Server high-availability solutions

  • Creates and monitors SQL Server Policy Objects

  • Analyzes and determines information needs and elements, data relationships and attributes, data flow and storage requirements, and data output and reporting capabilities. 

  • Coordinates new data development ensuring consistency and integration with existing data warehouse structure. 

  • Monitors Ticketing System queue for DBA assignments

  • Participates in continuous improvement efforts in enhancing performance and providing increased functionality, including performing proactive maintenance such as ensuring continued space availability, monitoring activity, and documenting problems, changes, and solutions. 

  • Assignments may include design of data dictionaries, database structure and layout, installing, upgrading, and managing database applications. 

  • May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced Analysts. 

  • Stay current on vendors' best security practices in relation to organizational requirements.

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

  • Monitors SQL Event Logs and use to identify/troubleshoot issues

  • Creating and managing SQL Server Maintenance Plans for routine tasks and backup solutions as well as ability to create, troubleshoot and monitor SQL Server Agent jobs

  • Reviews database jobs, backup logs, user connections and system memory

  • Reviews performance information for SQL instances

  • Completes STIG Checklists for SQL servers


  • Security Clearance Level: Active Top Secret clearance (Secret with a T5 acceptable)

  • Required Experience: 5+ years of experience

  • Required Certifications: Security+ CE certification

  • Education: BS/BA Degree

  • Required Technical Skills: Experience with Microsoft SQL Server in Microsoft clusters. Hands-on STIG/SCAP experience. Microsoft SQL 2012+ and MySQL administration. T-SQL scripting knowledge. Understanding of IT Security best practices to meet DOD STIGs.

  • Location: Candidate must live near a Navy facility with SIPR access.


  • Microsoft Operating Systems (Windows Server 2008/2012, Windows 10 SHB, etc.)

  • PowerShell


  • Full-flex work week to own your priorities at work and at home

  • 401K with company match

  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications

  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from

  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays


Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


CompTIA - Security+ CE - CompTIA

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $84,000 - $126,000. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.