Principal Database Administrator - SECRET Clearance
Company: Northrop Grumman
Posted on: November 26, 2019
Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and
exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure
the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop
Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security
company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to
customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary
portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop
Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different
perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other,
and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we
bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we
continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals
that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and
approach to innovation.
Do you desire a patriotic role and the chance to defend our
nation's Cyber Infrastructure? Do you enjoy learning about new
technologies and how they can be used to provide cutting edge
services to our customers? If so, then look to join the Northrop
Northrop Grumman is looking for a highly-motivated and experienced
Principal Database Administrator to join our Suffolk, VA STRAP team
supporting our US. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) customer.
The selected individual will implement and maintain smooth
operation and physical design of databases, conduct performance
tuning of indexes and databases in general, review database design
and integration of systems, provide backup recovery and make
recommendations regarding enhancements and/or improvements, and
maintain security and integrity controls.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Design and deploy SQL server hosting a minimum of three
Provide support for Windows Server and SQL Server physical and
virtual instances. (This may include advanced troubleshooting and
Plan and implement new SQL Server instances, patching, and
automation efforts for SQL Server and Windows Server.
Maintain and support security policies.
Respond to vulnerability questions, issues, and audit findings.
Recommend and implement system enhancements that will improve the
performance and reliability of the system including installing,
upgrading/patching, monitoring, problem resolution, and
Provide backup and recovery services.
Develop stored procedures and/or triggers.
Manage file systems and disk space and virus protection on routine
Formulate policies, procedures, and standards relating to database
management, and monitor transaction activity and utilization.
Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 6+ years of relevant work
experience. (OR an Associate's degree with at least 8+ years of
relevant experience OR a Master's degree with 4+ years of relevant
experience, OR an additional 4 years of experience may be
substituted in lieu of a degree requirement for a combined 10 years
or moreof total related work experience with a High school
Experience with SQL Server deployments and management.
Advanced experience with SQL Server patching, monitoring and
Must have knowledge of industry practices and standards for SQL
Firm understanding of advanced relational database concepts such as
logging, recovery, database structures, and security.
Must possess or be able to obtain a favorable adjudicated CBP
Background Investigation (BI).
Must have or be Able to obtain a favorable adjudicated DoD SECRET
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Structured Query
Language (SQL) server certification.
Experience implementing DISA STIGs.
Familiarity with XML, API and KML.
Experience using INFOR Enterprise Asset Management system.
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.
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