Database Analyst - TS/SCI required

General Dynamics Information Technology Cape Canaveral, Florida 32920
JOB ID: 2018-35320 1/4/2018 5:09:59 AM




Job Description

**Position requires an in-scope TS/SCI clearance and polygraph.**

Create, maintain, and troubleshoot MS SQL databases (2008+)

Responsible for backup and high availability, for databases using MS SQL Server DBMS

Monitor database performance, implement changes and apply new patches and versions when required

Support system administrators and user support teams with level 2 and 3 application troubleshooting

GDIT duties may also include:

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. Tests designed applications.

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

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

9. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

10. 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.

Required Skills:

• SQL 2008+ Experience

• Sec+ Certification must be obtained within 6 months of hire

Desired Skills:
• Experience with Amazon Web Services (AQS) Relational Database Service
• Experience with modern query languages, open source and commercial databases, including MySQL, Oracle and MSSQL PL/SQL and shell scripting
• Network/System administration
• MCSA SQL Server certification
• MS Server 2008 Customer applications utilize SQL as the backend.
• With the increasing level of involvement, this position requires support to:
• Develop, evolve and maintain the databases

• Perform database upgrades and patches

• Troubleshoot database issues

• Create reports to support user administration

• Support PKE and audit compliance



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.

Security:Top Secret/SCI

Location: Cape Canaveral, FL - Florida