SQL Database Administrator

Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/17/2020 6:39 PM)
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About DMI

DMI, the world’s first end-to-end mobility company, combines all the skills and services necessary to deliver mobile enterprise solutions. Built to reinvent business through mobility, DMI has expertise in mobile strategy, UX, web, and app development, omni-channel commerce, brand and marketing, big data management and analytics, and secure device and app management. The company’s unique, integrated approach to mobility has resulted in dramatic growth as well as an expanding client base, which includes hundreds of Fortune 1000 commercial clients and all fifteen U.S. Federal Departments. DMI is headquartered in Washington DC area, with satellite offices around the world. Additional information is available at and on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

About the Opportunity

DMI is seeking a Senior SQL Database Administrator to support our customer at the Human Resources Command in Fort Knox, KY.   Candidate is expected to perform troubleshooting, administration, monitoring, tuning, and operations functions on SQL and Oracle databases for mission critical application for a federal government agency. Must be able to understand advanced database technology concepts at a detailed level, ask the right questions, and work well with vendors, SME's, engineers, management and customers. Excellent communication skills are important including an ability to explain complex database concepts to all levels of system users and management.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Ensures availability, security, integrity, and performance of assigned databases.
  • Provide real time support to maintain the necessary functionality and respond to issues as they arise for SQL in addition to Oracle.
  • Recommends and implements data models and database designs that support efficient data access.
  • Exercises critical thinking and problem-solving when resolving database performance, capacity, replication, and other data issues.
  • Installs and configures database management software and applicable options, packs and patches while adhering to standards.
  • Collaborates with developers and programmers to understand the potential architectural impacts of different database strategies and coding practices.
  • Develops and implements database deliverables, such as conceptual designs, logical designs, and capacity planning, external data interface specifications, data loading plans, data maintenance plans, and security policies.
  • Builds IT solutions to ensure they meet the business needs while maintaining a focus on enterprise goals and integration strategies.
  • Keeps current with key technology, business and industry trends.
  • Schedules and manages jobs for data transfers and sundry procedures and monitors performance and impact on operations.
  • Analyzes long-term database performance trends to optimize database and application performance.
  • Configures, supports, and optimizes replication.





Required Education and Experience:


  • Five (5) years of SQL Database Administration experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline or a Master’s degree and three (3) years or more experience.
  • Four (4) years of additional related experience will be considered in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree.
  • US citizen / no dual citizenship.


Required Certification and Clearance:


  • CompTIA Security Plus Certification
  • Active Secret Security Clearance


Physical Requirement(s): No Physical requirement needed for this position.

Location: Fort Knox, KY or Indianapolis, IN 


Working at DMI

DMI is a diverse, prosperous and rewarding place to work. We provide our employees with competitive benefits, educational assistance, and career growth opportunities. Every employee is valued for their talents and contributions. We all take pride in helping our customers achieve their goals, which in turn contributes to the overall success of the company.

The company does and will take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, and to treat qualified individuals without discrimination on the basis of their physical or mental disability or veteran status. DMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability.

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Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. US citizenship may be required for some positions. 


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