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Sunday, May 9, 2021

AMB - Database Administrator – Senior

Database Administrator – Level 3

 

Clearance: TS/SCI Clearance with Polygraph

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Send a Microsoft Word copy of your resume to: HR@zavda.com

Job Description:

Zavda was founded in 2006 and is a SDB certified, Service Disabled Veteran owned, and Woman owned small business that offers leading IT management, Intel, and Cyber opportunities in both the private and public sector.  Zavda is looking for a Database Administrator.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for developing applications software for small to highly complex computer systems or portions of large integrated systems and/or for providing analysis and engineering of functional aspects of software and hardware architecture and system support.
  • The candidate will prepare detailed specifications from which software products will be designed and/or candidate will translate documented designs into software products by developing, documenting, testing, and debugging code.
  • Experience with applications that deal with utility programs, job control language, macro, subroutines, and other control modules.
  • Research and development of new software products and applications on the leading edge of established knowledge and standards
  • Responsible for designing, planning, implementing, and administering databases, including security, access, and documentation.
  • Monitor, manage, and develop SQL databases on NETAPP, EMC storage and database servers.
  • Analyze and determine information needs and elements, data relationships and attributes, data flow and storage requirements, and data output and reporting capabilities.
  • Participate 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.
  • Conceive, design, prototype, and test new methods, algorithms, and models.
  • Define architecture requirements and performance standards to meet management and customer specifications. 
  • Coordinates new data development ensuring consistency and integration with existing database structure.
  • Advise hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements.
  • Prepare reports on analyses, findings, and project progress, and presents results to management and/or customer personnel.
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned. Stay current on vendors' best security practices in relation to organizational requirements.
  • Provide Tier III support

Qualifications:

  • Shall have a minimum of thirteen (13) years’ experience in software engineering/development and/or systems engineering/analysis.
  • Must possess experience in all phases of software engineering to include requirements analysis, development, testing and integration, maintenance, and problem diagnosis/resolution and/or experience in phases of applications systems analysis to include evaluation and design, integration, and optimization of complex systems.
  • Must have experience with communication applications, database management, use of programming languages and knowledge of storage and retrieval methods.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Candidate shall be competent to work at the highest level of all phases of software engineering and/or all phases of applications systems analysis with minimal direction or oversight.
  • Broad experience in multiple relational DBMS. Researches, designs, develops and/or modifies customer systems and/or applications software.
  • Experience working with ORACLE, MYSQL and Postgress databases

Education / Experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, mathematics, or related discipline may be substituted for three (3) years of work experience.
  • A Master’s degree in any of the above disciplines may be substituted for an additional two (2) years of experience.

Job Location:

  • Laurel, MD

Zavda is a small business and an equal opportunity employer- Veteran/Female/Minorities/Individual with Disabilities.  With Zavda you have the opportunity to provide dependable solutions and support that with benefit the national security missions.  Zavda prides itself to providing continual professional growth and success for the Zavda Team.

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