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Database Engineer

Job ID: 2204646
Location: OXNARD, CA, United States
Date Posted: Apr 19, 2022
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Database Engr
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description

Description

SAIC is looking for a Database Engineer who will sustain and provide future solutions/resolutions for the established Electronic Warfare Data System (EWDS) database.  This includes the parent child relationships of the versions managed for specific aviation platforms.   Interested candidates will demonstrate the experience in management systems, standards, requirements, guidelines and quality assurance for database deliverables, such as conceptual design and architecture, logical database, capacity planning, external data interface specification, data loading plan, data maintenance plan and security policy. An expert degree of experience in SQL, SQL Server, SQL programming and scripting is required. This position will be located in the Oxnard, CA area and requires direct on-base/in lab support on a daily basis.

Specific responsibilities of the Database Engineer include monitoring, analyzing, configuring, testing, and reporting database conditions to ensure successful database development and maintenance associated with the following:

  • Developing new databases, as required, and updating existing databases; Heavy SQL use.
  • Developing simulations and exercises to test readiness responses and communication channels.
  • Responding to Analysts and user requests for assistance in database integration and development.
  • Work with clients to translate business requirements into a logical model that will accurately support and represent the client's entity relationship and flow of data.
  • Develop the appropriate database framework to convert the logical model into a physical model including the creation and maintenance of schemas containing windows, screens, tables and columns and reports that support the model; and making recommendations to maximize operating efficiency, support storage requirements and vendor software updates, enforce data governance, ensure recovery is maintained.
  • Participate in quality assurance and develops test application code in client server environment.
  • Receive assignments in the form of objectives and establishes goals to meet outlined objectives. Work is reviewed by supervisor/lead to measure meeting objectives. 
  • May be required to work without direct supervision on routine work and receive detailed instructions on new projects or assignments.
  • Follow established procedures and exercises judgement within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.
  • Contributes to completion of milestones associated with specific projects. 

 

Qualifications

Education and experience:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 5-years’ experience is desired; Master’s degree and 3 years of experience; years of experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree. Relevant/applicable degrees for candidates interested in this position include: Computer Information Systems; Computer Science; Information Technology (IT); IT Management; Network Administration; or Software Development. 

Required skills: 

  • Understanding of DBA and CM processes and supporting Requirements Management; full understanding of the flow down of Interface Design Documents to DB Data Definitions for the output of version controlled DBs; Active support to FMS cases. 

Required clearance: 

  • Secret with the ability to gain a Top Secret Clearance.

Desired skills: 

  • Experience in management systems, standards, requirements, guidelines and quality assurance for database deliverables, such as conceptual design and architecture, logical database, capacity planning, external data interface specification, data loading plan, data maintenance plan and security policy.
  • An expert degree of experience in SQL, SQL Server, SQL programming and scripting is required.

 




Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.

Overview

SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

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