1+ months

Database Engineer (Experienced)

Livermore, CA 94550
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What Your Job Will Be Like

We are seeking an experienced Database Engineer to join our dynamic, multi-disciplinary Mission Support Operations Center team. You will be responsible for supporting the daily operations which include solving database issues, designing and planning database solutions and/or systems, and coordinating the installation and configuration of database enhancements and upgrades. You will define database architecture specifications and diagram detailed database architecture schematics while maintaining technical expertise in all relevant database technologies. In addition, you will evaluate and report on new database technologies/approaches and make recommendations on improvements to our capabilities.

Primary Job Duties

On any given day you may be called on to:

+ Design, implement, maintain, monitor and troubleshoot Oracle, MongoDB, SQLServer, and Cassandra databases
+ Develop and maintain scripts using Perl, Java and shell scripting for installation and configurating database schemas
+ Install, configure, maintain, monitor and troubleshoot Netapp storage systems, HP Blade systems (including chassis, blades and switches), VMWare vSphere and Oracle Linux hosts
+ Design custom applications in Oracle Application Express
+ Design and monitor database systems with Oracle Cloud Control, Splunk and SolarWinds
+ Partner with customers to define, design and implement database solutions

Required:

+ Bachelor's degree in relevant discipline (such as engineering, computer science, or information technology) plus 5 or more years of experience (or equivalent combination of education and/or experience)
+ Working knowledge of datacenter operations: layer 1 installation, cable management
+ Prior experience working in a classified environment
+ Experience supporting a 24x7x365 operations center
+ Ability to obtain U.S. Department of Energy and Other Government Agency (OGA) security clearances for this position. In order to obtain these clearances, U.S. Citizenship and polygraphs are required

Desired:

+ Excellent database troubleshooting skills
+ Excellent oral and written interpersonal skills
+ Prior Government employment experience

Department Description:

The Special Programs Operations (SPO) Department is responsible for executing and coordinating a variety of classified efforts at SNL's California site. These critical efforts entail providing communications services to multiple customers. We work closely with the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Department of Defense (DoD), and Intelligence Community (IC) to accomplish these efforts. The centerpiece to this effort is the manning and support of an on-site 24/7/365 Mission Support operations center. We also have charters to 1) Develop processes and procedures for the acceptance, operationalization, and accreditation of new capabilities. 2) Manage ongoing accreditation of the IT and software systems, 3) Develop of state-of-the-art IT systems to reduce the total lifecycle costs for the broad range of capabilities being executed.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nations premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting-edge work in a broad array of areas. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
+ Extraordinary co-workers
+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance*

_World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www.sandia.gov

*These benefits vary by job classification.

Security Clearance:

Position requires a Department of Energy (DOE) Q-level security clearance.

Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.

EEO Statement:

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.

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Posted: 2019-04-09 Expires: 2019-06-08

 World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers.

National security is our business. We apply science to help detect, repel, defeat, or mitigate threats.

For more than 60 years, Sandia has delivered essential science and technology to resolve the nation's most challenging security issues.

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