Database Administrator - SME [2020-64]


Serves as a Database Administrator (DBA), providing 24x7x365 shift database support to WSOMS sites, consolidated watch officer, and ARSTRAT SATCOM Engineering and Management. Verifies the contents of various databases for each mission system are consistent among the different systems. Provides expert knowledge to ensure database integrity, data flow, and replications. Leads database troubleshooting. Coordinates contractor troubleshooting efforts across sites with WSOTS II Field Engineers. Supports ARSTRAT management with database planning and administration. Identifies, evaluates, and recommends improvements to relevant COTS database management and monitoring tools. Responsible for performance monitoring, database tuning, identification and correction of performance bottlenecks. Collaborates with software engineers, security administration, computer operations, network management, and system administrators to ensure quality and integrity of databases, application software, and data. Develops and implements procedures for identification and resolution of complex database-related anomalies.

Required Skills:

Demonstrated experience in database administration with server configuration, performance tuning, maintenance, and troubleshooting. Must have demonstrated experience in disaster recovery planning, database replication, backup/recovery, relational database configuration, database security/access control, use of query tools, database script tools, and change management. Knowledge of SATCOM systems in desired. Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related technical field, plus 2 years of relevant experience. Two years of recent/relevant experience may be substituted for one year of education. Security+ certification, and one or more database certifications required (e.g. Oracle, Postgres, and/or SQL Server). Must possess or be able to obtain Top Secret clearance with SCI.

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related discipline


Peterson AFB

Secret with ability to obtain TS SCI



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