Red Arch Solutions

  • Senior Database Administrator

    Job Locations US-FL-Melbourne
    Job ID
    Information Technology
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Job Description

     ***Active TS/SCI Required***


    Red Arch Solutions is a proven and effective small business integrator and consultant, recognized as a leading provider of IT development to the Federal Government, and primarily focused within the Intelligence Community. We offer excellent benefits, including 20 days PTO, 10 holidays, up to 10% 401k contribution, and reimbursement for tuition/certifications. Top of the line PPO Medical, Dental, Vision, and Short and Long-Term disability are also offered.

    We are an official AWS Partner, and are pleased to now offer Cloud Solutions Architecture and Engineering using Amazon Web Services.

    Red Arch Solutions is seeking a Senior Database Administrator to support our mission at Patrick Air Force Base near Melbourne, Florida. The scope of this effort relates to providing Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Support and Cyber Security compliance for the Test, Development, and Services enclave on various DoD mission and communication networks. 

    Database Administration personnel perform the following functions:

    • Schedule date and time for Vulnerability Scans (VS) to be performed on a monthly basis, analyze data from VS activities to determine potential impacts to the AFTAC network operations, and report results to AFTAC
    • Document and present criteria for testing of new equipment  and specifications 
    • Conduct network tests to validate interoperability of changes on operational network, and address short comings of Command Cyber Readiness Inspection (CCRI) findings; prepare and provide plans to mitigate and/or eliminate root causes
    • Provide technical support for Oracle Databases, Oracle Database Appliances (ODA & ExaData), SQL Server, Database Migrations and Data Replication
    • Comply with all applicable DOD and AF policies for hardware/software configuration to ensure sustainability and availability throughout the lifecycle of the system/software
    • Recommended Security Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations, certification and accreditation standards
    • Monitor database performances utilizing Oracle tools, and gather historical records of database server (RDBMS) and database instance performance and utilization
    • Create database performance presentations and monitor, gather and document statistical data to report performance issues to AFTAC   
    • Optimize database performance by using Oracle tools and best practices, relevant to the version of database, and recommend corrective actions to any performance issues as required
    • Adjust performance settings of database instances, database applications, ExaData, Oracle Database Appliances (ODA’s), DataGuard, GoldenGate, and SQL Server configurations to achieve desired metrics
    • Maintain databases daily and report any hardware or software faults
    • Open internal service tickets and remediate faults
    • Show trend fault data, report analysis to AFTAC team lead

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Must possess and maintain an active TS/SCI security clearance
    • Possess eight (8) years relevant technical experience
    • Possess DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 baseline certification (Security+ or equivalent)

    Desired Qualifications

    Red Arch Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status. Red Arch Solutions takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.  


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