Database Analyst

General Dynamics Information Technology Stennis Space Center, Mississippi 39520
JOB ID: 2017-31348 11/21/2017 6:06:38 AM




Job Description

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

* Participates in the design, maintenance, enhancement, coding, and administration of relational databases.
* Analyzes and determines information needs and elements, data relationships and attributes, data flow and storage requirements, and data output and reporting capabilities.
* Coordinates new data development ensuring consistency and integration with existing data warehouse structure.
* Reviews business requests for data and data usage, researches data sources for new and better data feeds.
* 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.
* Tests designed applications.
* Assignments may include design of data dictionaries, database structure and layout, installing, upgrading, and managing database applications.
* Stay current on vendors' best security practices in relation to organizational requirements.
* Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
* 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.

* 2-5 years of related database analysis and/or administration experience. MUST have ACTIVE SECRET Security Clearance

Experience Requirements:

* Writing software in a *nix (RHEL) and Windows environment - Java and/or C#, Visual Basic, VBA, SQL
* Web Application and/or Services development.
* General GIS and ESRI suite.
* Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) development.
* Code repository utilization (SVN or Git).
* Standards based software development and engineering.
* Structured/process driven software development.

Preferred Experience:

* Virtualization (AWS, VirtualBox, VMWare, Vagrant, Google, etc.).
* Secure software development practices.
* Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) for Application Security and Development (ASD).

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.





Location: Stennis Space Center, MS - Mississippi