General Dynamics Information Technology Sr. Oracle Database Administrator - Polygraph in Herndon, Virginia

Job Description

Responsible for designing, planning, implementing and administering databases, including security, access, and documentation.

  1. Participates in the design, maintenance, enhancement, coding, and administration of relational databases.

  2. Analyzes and determines information needs and elements, data relationships and attributes, data flow and storage requirements, and data output and reporting capabilities.

  3. Coordinates new data development ensuring consistency and integration with existing data warehouse structure.

  4. Reviews business requests for data and data usage, researches data sources for new and better data feeds.

  5. Participates in continuous improvement efforts in enhancing performance and providing increased functionality, including performing proactive maintenance such as ensuring continued space availability, monitoring activity, and documenting problems, changes, and solutions.

  6. Assignments may include design of data dictionaries, database structure and layout, installing, upgrading, and managing database applications.

  7. Provides guidance and work leadership to less experienced Analysts, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

  8. May serve as technical team or task leader.

  9. Stay current on vendors' best security practices in relation to organizational requirements.

  10. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

  11. Participates in special projects as required.


Bachelors Degree in a Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.


10-15 years of related database analysis and/or administration experience.

Required Skills:

• DataGuard (for database cloining)

• RAC (Real Application Cluster)• Oracle• Oracle Database 11g• Oracle Database 12c• Oracle GoldenGate• Oracle Streams 11g (for database replication)• Oracle RMAN (for database backup/recovery)• PL/SQL• ASM• Linux/Unix

Desired Skills:


• Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control; 12c moving to 13c

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.




Job ID2018-39049

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionInformation Technology

Security Clearance LevelTop Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Full/Part TimeFull Time