Sr. Database Administrator

Category: Business Consulting, Strategy and Digital Transformation
City: Fairfax, Virginia, United States
Position ID: J0819-0735
Employment Type: Full Time
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Position Description

Join CGI’s dynamic team charged with developing and modernizing the IT systems for a Federal agency that helps make affordable housing a reality for millions of Americans. Bring your talent to a brand new opportunity to help the federal government modernize a suite of applications in the mortgage backed securities market.
The objective of this program is to modernize and enhance the IT capabilities in support of the client's applications while maintaining a reliable, stable and secure operating environment. As a Senior Database Administrator, you will play a vital role as the technical lead resource as it relates to database administration while also interfacing with both contractor and client personnel.

Your future duties and responsibilities

• Lead a team of junior DBAs to administer, test, and implement databases, applying knowledge of database management systems.
• Provide expertise and guidance in logical and physical database design, development, operations, security and maintenance
• Evaluate and advise on data processing techniques, database management, and management information systems, concepts, and applications
• Supervise daily database maintenance including monitoring backups, managing disk space, and maintaining database objects
• Supervise database security administration such as User IDs, Passwords, roles, etc.
• Oversee the maintenance of client documentation including database topology, connection procedures, and special instructions.
• Participate in change management processes including deployment of database changes in all environments as requested, following client change management standards and procedures.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

• Experience with Oracle 12c required
• Demonstrated experience with database design, coding, and documentation
• Advanced knowledge of data backup, recovery, security, integrity and SQL
• Extensive experience with relational databases and relational database management systems
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Mathematics, or related field/equivalent experience

• Oracle Database 12c DBA or similar certifications desired


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Skills

  • SQL
  • Database Administration

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CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at US_Employment_Compliance@cgi.com. You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

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