Database Administrator (Mid-Level)

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Position Title Database Administrator (Mid-Level)
Position Type Full Time
Position Location Dam Neck, VA
Tracking Code 00587
Daily Responsibilities
  • Assist the Web Developer and Research Analyst in the development of data access patterns, reporting, charting, and documentation; as well as examine performance issues created by bad queries and indexes. Have a deep understanding of how a database works or the performance implications of the code.
  • Design tables, stored procedures, views, functions, etc. to write applications that are able to provide data feeds to web user interfaces.
  • Apply DoD data standards to all software applications and database data elements, ensuring logical data models are fully attributed, normalized, and included in a data dictionary.
  • Configure and connect users with command approved software for the purpose of reading and writing electronic records. Create, edit, and delete database objectives as required in support of command’s mission. Meet with system users and advise as to the best solution to meet requirements.
  • Create data dictionaries for all database efforts that include the following information for each functional data element: the logical data element name, its definition that describes the meaning and the context of the data element in the system, the domain of the data element (the allowable values), the data type, length, and unit of measure.
  • Provide consulting services and technical support for database creation, modification, testing, administration, monitoring, tuning, backup, and recovery.
  • Converts legacy database systems to new formats and structures.
  • Ensure maximum use of SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) and SQL Server reporting Services (SSRS) for the integration and delivery of information.
  • Review application program and database management system updates for validity and completeness and updates as needed.
  • Implements temporary repairs as soon as possible to maintain needed operations.
Required: Years of Experience (min)
  • A minimum 3-5 years of SQL Database Administration experience
Required: Degree
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field of study is desired, but not required
Required: Experience
  • Working understanding of C# .NET, ASP, HTML, CSS, XML, JSON, and JavaScript
  • Advanced knowledge of database structure and theory to include design, documentation and coding
  • Previous experience with DBA case tools (frontend/backend) and third party tools
  • Familiarity with reporting tools; SQL Server Reporting Services
  • Excellent knowledge of data backup, recovery, security, integrity and SQL
  • Familiarity with the main data manipulation languages and the principles of database design
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and assistance
  • Security clearance (SECRET) highly desired
Required: Clearance
  • Security clearance (SECRET) highly desired

About Systems Plus

Systems Plus is headquartered in Rockville, MD with over 2 decades of experience providing Global Enterprise Management, Technology, Engineering and Professional services and solutions across Defense and Federal Civilian government sectors.

From Discovery to Delivery, Systems Plus brings a greater measure of confidence, commitment and value to our clients. With various Defense and Federal contracts across the United States, Europe and Pacific/Asia, we are driving innovation and excellence within the Special Operations Forces Components and Commands, Defense Health Agency, United States Air Force, United States Marine Corps, National Institute of Standards and Technology, House of Representatives and more.

Through our diverse portfolio of clients and capabilities we power vision and insight—discover what’s possible with a Small Business that thinks BIG!

Interested individuals should email their resume with salary expectations and with a cover letter to or fax them to (301) 948-3918.