Database Engineer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Chantilly, VA, USA
  • Jan 31, 2021

Job Description

Description

SAIC is a fortune 500 technology integration company providing premier solutions and services to solve our nation’s most complex modernization and readiness challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets.  Our robust portfolio includes high-end engineering and information technology solutions and deep expertise in existing and emerging technologies resulting in delivery of innovative, effective, and efficient solutions.  Ingenuity is approached from every angle.  As a result of the community’s demand for our expertise and services, we have new opportunities in the Chantilly, VA area that we are seeking to fill in the areas of Database Engineering.  This position will require a  minimum TS SCI DoD issued security clearance with a ability to obtain CI poly clearance status. This will allow you the opportunity to work on a critical mission requirement that will ultimately enable a more comprehensive, scalable, flexible data environment, and rigorous Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) ready analytic data environment for a key player in the IC.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Supports the facilitation of current data feeds from external FMI Databases to MIDB.  
  • Supports team lead in developing database functions, scripts, stored procedures and triggers to support data migration and ingestion from the current state to the new environment.  
  • Provides technical assistance to resolve all database issues related to performance, capacity, and access and ensures data integrity and quality in database systems. Maintains standard policies for database development activities.  
  • Work closely with engineers to manage and monitor performance, capacity and security of database systems.
  • Prepares documentation regarding database design, configuration and change management tasks.  
  • Ensures compliance with Government data standards and records management policies.
  • Develops backup and recovery capabilities, as well as contributes to disaster recovery/business continuity plans.  
  • Ensures the databases are operational and provide valid and relevant data.  
  • Coordinates with SMEs in developing data models and relationships between data elements.  Provides technical assistance to resolve all database issues related to performance, capacity and access and ensures data integrity and quality in database systems.  
  • Ensures compliance with Government data standards and records management policies.
  • Develops backup and recovery capabilities, as well as contributes to disaster recovery/business continuity plans.  
  • Prepares documentation regarding database design, configuration and change management tasks. Has experience with Sybase and/or Postgres databases.

Desired Skills in the following: 

  • MIDB
  • Cornerstone,
  • FISHnet
  • GALE
  • FounDRI. 

 

Qualifications

EDUCATION  / SECURITY CLDEARANCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors or equivalent preferred
  • 3 or more years experience
  • Active DoD issued TS / SCI security clearance required. TS / SCI W/ Poly highly desired