Database Engineer Job Description
Serves as the lead technical resource in the strategic oversight and planning of data models and database structural design and development. Oversees the strategic structural design and development of databases and metadata. Monitors industry trends and directions in database technology and tools; develops and presents substantive technical recommendations to senior management. Develops data and metadata policies and procedures for structural design and development to build, maintain and leverage the data model, ensuring integration with corporate data standards. Strategically plans new designs for integration into the database structure, using knowledge of the characteristics of the systems being added to the structure and the specifications for database interfaces to ensure effective integration and optimal database performance. Applicants selected will be subject to government security investigations and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
-Ability to devise data requirements from documented customer requirements. -Experience in interpreting data models and developing logical data models, physical data models and data flow diagrams using standard diagramming tools. -Ability to effectively diagnose, isolate and expediently resolve complex problems pertaining to data infrastructure. -Knowledge of design and integration principles for complex, heterogeneous databases.
-Experience in XML, including schema definitions and transformations. -Knowledge of developing, documenting, and implementing backup and recovery procedures. -Ability to develop and present complex technical documents, procedures, reports, briefings and proposals. -Experience with Oracle Designer or similar data modeling tools. -Experience in the Structured Query Language (SQL)
TS SCI with polygraph