VETS inc is hiring for a full time Database Administrator to support one of our Government Contracts at Scott AFB.
This position will be responsible for performing database management on Red Hat, Solaris, and Oracle database platforms.
The individual will work as part of a project team in the maintenance and operation of databases supporting multiple activities within USTC’s Centralized Enclave
The individual will support implementation and integration of new DB releases
The individual will perform Operations and Maintenance (O&M) support to prevent failures and to perform routine and ad hoc repairs to ensure normal degradation experienced by users will not keep it from proper working order.
The individual will support major enhancements in response to application upgrades, enhance capabilities, performance tuning and query optimization.
The individual will participate in technical collaboration with the government staff and other contractors to support program objectives, to include moving existing databases to AWS.
The individual will engage in knowledge transfer to the government
The individual will execute on the collection of requirements, product comparisons, product research, and architecture
The individual will create and execute test plans to meet project requirements for assigned components
The individual will support team efforts to migrate additional applications and technologies into the hosted environment
The individual will participate in vendor evaluation and testing of proposed solutions
The individual will provide: Level 2/3 technical system expertise; oversight and accountability for resolution of outages; service level issues; and user/customer support needs
The individual will resolve performance and operational issues with a multitude of customers
ACTIVE SECRET CLEARANCE
Security+ CE and a computing environment certification. For example: Oracle Certified Associate – Oracle Solaris 10 OS; Unix or Linux essentials; Oracle Solaris 10 or 11 Zones Administration
Possesses minimum of 2 years’ experience that includes 1 year in a specialized area. Specialized experience includes: demonstrated experience with DBMS design and system analysis, current operating systems and data manipulation languages. Provides database administration and troubleshooting. Detailed experience utilizing Oracle and/or Microsoft SQL
Proven Tier 2/3 Customer Support
Strong inter-personal and communication skills: capable of training users in complex topics, able to follow provided Operating procedures
Comprehension of common network concepts: VLANs, Switching, OSI layers, IP addressing
Capable of diagnosing system hardware issues
Proven troubleshooting skills including independent problem solving; self-directed, self-starting.
Familiar with high availability/clustering concepts and engineering
Familiar with fundamental networking/distributed computing environments and concepts.
Ability to perform security audits and remediate vulnerabilities to protect the systems against intrusion.
Certified to work on military computer systems (DoD 8570.01-M)
Experience using a ticketing system, and able to assign tickets based on troubleshooting
Solaris 10/Solaris 11/Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6 administration and troubleshooting
Netapp/Quantum/Other storage experience
Enterprise backup experience
Enterprise management software experience, such as Solarwinds or Nagios
Working knowledge of Vmware virtualization technologies
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.