BAE Systems Sr. Oracle Database Engineer in Washington, District Of Columbia

Job Description

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BAE Systems create science, technology and engineering breakthroughs to solve some of our customers toughest challenges. We are seeking to hire a self-motivated Oracle Database Administrator who will perform high-level, day-to-day operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for complex database management systems workstations and servers on multiple operating systems. Implements and maintains smooth operation and physical design of databases. Coordinates, directs and performs complex database software installations and upgrades to operating systems and related database software packages. Schedules installations and upgrades and maintains them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures. Continually monitors and tunes multiple database systems and databases to achieve optimum performance levels. Ensures database data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate solutions of varying complexities.

Job Duties include:

  • Designing and implementing databases which provide:
  1. Scalability

  2. Failover/Recovery

  3. Monitoring

  4. Security

  5. Performance

  6. Responsible for the cloud strategy and implementation regarding application databases

Potential work locations across the Washington, DC metro area to include:

  • Washington, DC

  • Chantilly, VA

  • Crystal City, VA

  • Vienna, VA

  • Linthicum MD

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • 10 years of experience with programming and database scripting

  • 5 years of experience engineering Oracle solutions with RAC configurations

  • 3 years of experience with Oracle DataGuard in a production environment

  • 2 years of experience with Oracle security solutions to include encryption and key management

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Bachelor s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or other related analytical, scientific, or technical discipline.

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills.

  • Ability to work well on teams.

  • Willingness to be flexible working on short and long term tasks including rotating through DevOps programming automated testing.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we dofrom intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That s BAE Systems. That s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

Sr. Oracle Database Engineer


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