Job ID: 196932
Location: ALEXANDRIA, VA, United States
Date Posted: Sep 10, 2019
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Cloud Comp Engr
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Teleworking: No
SAIC is seeking a Database Modeler in support of a concentrated effort at a large Federal Agency to bring legacy, high priority IT systems up to current and supported operating levels while also addressing critical needs for high availability, fail-over capability, decoupling of highly connected systems, and/or cloud-based solution implementations.
Designing or maintaining data representation models. Responsible for the definition and governance of the data model. Sets standards for how data is to be represented in corporate databases.
Identifies and manages data model domain data stewards and conducts data modeling enabling activities including the development of the Logical Data Model, Data Dictionary, Physical Data Models, data format specifications, model releases, data harmonization and mapping across the data models, the modification of tools to support data modeling, and software application programming interfaces and converters to enable data model implementations.
Shall have demonstrated skills, experience, and knowledge in supporting as well as implementing and maintaining Oracle and SQL data infrastructures as well as No-SQL data infrastructures
Collaborate with data source SMEs and technical customer leads to answer or document questions on structure, mission requirements and compliance concerns of the data flow and the data storage and representation in the corporate repositories.
Tasks may include developing data models for optimal performance in databases; designing data structures for data interchange; developing metadata structures including dictionaries, taxonomies and ontologies.
Provides technical consulting for teammates and application teams for data naming, classification, design, and handling as a part of the first line of defense for data controls in designing systems.
Suggests and implements improvements in architecture, team processes, and functions.
Provides subject matter expertise to meet customer technical, schedule and cost requirements.
Supports input to and development of analysis of alternates for systems future state considering high availability, fail-over capability, decoupling of highly connected systems, and/or cloud-based solution implementations.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or related field and 9+ years of experience in IT, Data Analysis, Data Manipulation, or related field.
Strong written and verbal skills
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Experience in performing Analysis of Alternatives (AoA)
Experience with ER/Studio, Erwin Data Modeler, and Oracle SQL Developer Data Modeler
Experience with most or all of the following:
Top Down / Requirements Driven Approach
Fact Tables and Dimension Tables
Multidimensional Model/Star Schema
Roll Up, Drill Down, and Pivot Analysis
Time Phased / Temporal Data
Operational, Logical, and Physical Data Models
Normalization and Denormalization
Model Granularity : Level of Detail
Areas that require specialized patterns are:
Data Mart / Frontroom - uses dimension modeling - the ROLAP star schema or the MOLAP cube
Data warehouse / Backroom - uses normalized ERD
Staging / Landing Area - looks like source system
OS and Virtualization: HP-UX/AIX/Linux, Windows, Amazon AMI, VMWare, RHEV
Database: Oracle, MySQL, MS SQL, PostgreSQL, Datastax
Proficient in SQL for data analysis
Servers: Cisco UCS, HP, Dell, IBM
Database Consolidation and/or Separation, Data Migration from one Storage Platform to another
Monitoring: Splunk, AppDynamics, TeamQuest, HP Openview
Programming Languages Group A: COBOL and (Java or .NET or C++)
Database Consolidation and/or Separation, Data Migration
Cloud Migration, Implementation, AWS Services, FedRAMP, System Integration capability
Working experience with dimensional data modeling
Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Rational ClearQuest/ClearCase, Rally, Subversion, Nexus, Jenkins, Sonar, Crystal Reports
Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Selenium, Jenkins, Nexus, and Docker
SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability