Database Administrator

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Database Administrator


Rockville, MD

Position Type

Right to Hire

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RCM Technologies is a leading provider of IT Business Solutions and Professional Engineering Services to over 1,000 clients in the commercial and government sectors. RCM partners with clients to define, implement, and manage a broad range of technologies across multiple platforms, systems, and networks. Our broad geographic presence ensures that a proven and reliable tactical and strategic capability is available and deployable virtually everywhere in North America.

RCM Technologies has an immediate for a Data Base Administrator
This position is located onsite in Rockville, Maryland. Successful candidates must qualify for a Public Trust 6c clearance.

The Database Administrator Responsibilities Will Include

  • Providing database support for development and deployment of database scripts in Development and Test environments. Works in conjunction with other teams in the database administration of the Pre-Production and Production environments
  • Providing database administration support for application development teams for Maintenance and Emergency software releases.
  • Creating logical and physical data models from user requirements;
  • Performing data migrations;
  • Monitoring performance and managing parameters to provide fast query responses to front-end users;
  • Installing and testing new versions of the DBMS to determine appropriate benefits to the FDA program;
  • Maintaining data standards, including adherence to the Data Protection Act;
  • Ensuring that storage, archiving, back-up and recovery procedures are functioning correctly;
  • Communicating regularly with technical, applications, and operational staff to ensure database integrity and security;
  • Assisting customers with issues related to applications involving issues with PL/SQL code, UNIX shell scripts, cron job code running in development and production environments.
  • Developing Oracle stored procedures, packages, functions, and triggers in support of new applications being deployed;
  • Recommending solutions by defining database physical structure and functional capabilities, database security, data back-up, and recovery specifications;
  • Implementing new releases and completing maintenance requirements.

The role may also include, as needed:

  • Support for writing database documentation, including data standards, procedures and definitions for the data dictionary (metadata);
  • Ability to support the updating of Security Artifacts and environment Vulnerability Analysis
  • Controlling access permissions and privileges;
  • Developing, managing and testing back-up and recovery plans.
  • Developing and execute migration strategies for migrating large databases to Oracle Exadata.
  • Exalogic server migration, performance testing and troubleshooting.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Highly proficient in core DBA skills spanning multiple releases like Oracle 10g, 11g and 12c
  • Experience with PL/SQL, SQL Queries, procedures, triggers, and DDL
  • Hands on experience in DB application development
  • Experience with Oracle Data Pump

Desired Skills:

  • Data warehouse and/ or ETL Experience with WebLogic installation
  • Experience with Performance tuning (DB, SQL, PL/SQL)
  • Experience in writing and modifying UNIX Shell Scripts
  • Certified Oracle Administrator
  • Experience with Oracle 11g Exadata and Exalogic architecture, Oracle 10g/11g/ 12c

Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 6-7 years of professional experience; or 5 years of professional experience with a related Master's degree. Considered an emerging authority.


Location(s) Rockville, MD, USA
Job Type Full-Time, Permanent
Job Starts Immediately
Job Status Expired
Job ID #448803
Company RCM Technologies

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