Database Administrator
Parsons Corporation - Columbia, MD
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Database Adminnistrator

Columbia, MD

Parsons offers the U.S. Government qualified and clearable personnel to solve engineering, intelligence, information technology, facility, environmental, and energy needs. Our staff has supported mission-critical, homeland security, installation/base optimization, range sustainability, space exploration, unexploded ordnance cleanup, missile defense, and disaster relief programs both here and around the globe. We excel in delivering to mission-critical expectations. Parsons makes the world a safer place

We are seeking a Database Administrator to work in the Annapolis Junction, MD area. The Database Administrator will provide database administration for development and production environments and database environment and hosting support to software development teams, consult with software development teams on database schema design optimization, and engage in ongoing database performance turning efforts to assure optimal performance for database applications. Create and maintain performance benchmarks and metrics, make recommendations on HW and SW specs for optimal database performance, administer Oracle, SQL Server and MySQL database servers, support certification and accreditation activities, and perform all duties related to on-going operation of the database infrastructure. Tasks include database and application troubleshooting, installation, backups, configuration and performance tuning, development support, scripting, and producing documentation.
      Qualifications
      Required:
      • Eight (8) or more years experience designing, developing and maintaining databases, data warehouses or multidimensional databases. (BS in Computer Science, Information Systems or related area of study may be substituted for 4 years, and a MS degree for a total of 6 years experience).
      • Four (4) years direct experience administering database servers (e.g., Oracle, SQL Server or MySQL). Experience must include database installation, configuration, performance tuning, and backups.
      Desired:
      • Bachelors degree in an engineering related area.
      Keywords: Oracle, Sybase, Java, Performance tuning, scripting, DBA, PL/SQL, SQL, MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle Label Security, OLS, J2EE.
      Clearance Requirement: TS/SCI with a Polygraph
      Parsons offers an ethical, challenging, diverse, rewarding and fun work experience where enthusiastic, responsible people use their energy, talent and dedication to make a difference in the world.
      We provide career growth and development, a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; tuition reimbursement program; credit union membership; and a 401(k) plan. Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. M/W/D/V.
      Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $2.7 billion in 2011, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, professional services, and innovative alternative delivery solutions to private industrial customers worldwide as well as to federal, regional, and local government agencies. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, environmental, and defense/security. Currently, more than 11,500 Parsons’ employees are engaged in more than 2,200 projects in 50 states and 26 countries. These dedicated workers speak 79 languages collectively, and hold more than 7,700 college degrees and professional registrations. Parsons' employees continue to go anywhere in the world, meet every technical and management challenge, and persevere until the job is done.
      Job Intelligence/Nat'l Security/Military
      Primary Location US-MD-Columbia

      Job Posting Dec 3, 2012, 11:08:00 PM

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      About Parsons Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $3 billion...