Database Architect
Technica Corporation - Dulles, VA

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Clearance Level: DoD Secret

Years of Experience: 8+

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or IT related field

Required Technical Certifications: None Noted

Travel Requirements: Less than 10%

Position Description

We are seeking a Database Architect to join our growing software team working on challenging internal and government customer related projects.

Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Design, develop, build, analyze, evaluate and install database management systems to include database modeling and design, relational database architecture, metadata and repository creation and configuration management
  • Use data mapping, data mining and data transformational analysis tools to design and develop databases
  • Determine data storage and optimum storage requirements
  • Prepare system requirements, source analysis and process analyses and design throughout the database implementation
  • Evaluate sizes and select technology components, such as software, hardware, and networking capabilities, for database management systems and application databases
  • Write and tune SQL queries for performance and scalability
  • Implement comprehensive backup and database replication solutions
  • Evaluate design and implementation of existing database and application systems
    to ensure optimal efficiency and performance of deployed systems and participate in project test activities
  • Identify data sources, construct data decomposition diagrams, provide data flow diagrams
    and document the process.
  • Provide technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems
  • Independently determine and develop approach to solutions
  • Perform enterprise strategic systems planning, enterprise information planning and business area analysis
  • Incorporate best practices, standards and processes as well as draw on team expertise and other resources to provide timely, technically sound recommendations that meet customer requirements

Knowledge, Skills and Ability Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other related field
  • Minimum 8 years of related experience
  • Must be able to step outside of your comfort level and work with new database technologies
  • Experience working with traditional relational databases such as Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL
  • Desired experience with new non-relational database technologies such as Cassandra, MongoDB, CouchDB
  • Working knowledge of ICASE tools
  • Complete understanding and wide application of technical principals, theories and concepts
  • Proficient working under general direction

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

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