GBSD Database Administrator/Principal Database Administrator
Company: Northrop Grumman
Posted on: April 9, 2021
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Northrop Grumman Enterprise Services sector is seeking a Database
Administrator/Principal Database Administrator to join our team of
qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in
Roy, UT and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent
(GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here.
What you'll get to do:
The selected DBA will provide SQL Server and/or Oracle database
support for business application systems. This individual will
apply and develop technical solutions to complex problems which
require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity. Work is
performed without appreciable direction and exercises considerable
latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment.
Completed work is reviewed from a relatively long-term perspective,
for desired results.
Additionally, the DBA may create standards and/or do modeling to
monitor and enhance capacity and performance.
Primary duties include:
Perform database maintenance tasks to support application changes
and ensure integrity and efficient performance of the databases.
(Typical maintenance tasks include backup, recovery, migration,
space management, structural changes, and performance tuning)
Participate in the research and resolution of database
Research and install DBMS software packages.
Document and improve work processes.
Provide thorough coordination with customers, application
developers, customers, and other IT groups.
Analytical tasks include but are not limited to:
Implement and maintain smooth operation and physical design of
Conduct performance tuning of indexes and databases in general.
Review database design and integration of systems, provide backup
recovery and make recommendation regarding enhancements and/or
Maintain security and integrity controls.
Formulate policies, procedures, and standards relating to database
management, and monitor transaction activity and utilization.
Develop stored procedures and/or triggers
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman, you are eligible for
our robust benefits package including:
Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
Paid Time Off
Health & Wellness Resources
This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule
allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday
to take every other Friday off.
This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on
qualifications listed below.
This position may be filled at the Administrator or Principal
Admininstrator Level - 2 years of relevant IT experience with a
Bachelor's degree; 0 years of relevant experience required with a
Principal Level - 5 years of relevant IT experience with a
Bachelor's degree; 3 years of relevant experience with a Master's
Proven experience as an Oracle and SQL Server Database
Ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret Clearance US
Preferred degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or
Mathematics (STEM) disciplines
Familiarity with Cloud Based Technology
Graph technology database experience a plus
AWS Certification is a plus
SQL Server 2012 or higher
Oracle 12 experience/knowledge or higher
5 years of relevant IT Database experience
Security+ certification is a plus
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse
workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color,
religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital
status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any
other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency
statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S.
Citizenship is required for most positions. Associated topics: data
analyst, data integration, data integrity, data manager, data
scientist, database, database administrator, etl, mongo database,
Keywords: Northrop Grumman, Salt Lake City , GBSD Database Administrator/Principal Database Administrator, IT / Software / Systems , Roy, Utah
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