Database Administrator

Location: Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH

Req#: 477677
Company Information
Job Description

Our team is what makes Octo great. At Octo you'll work with some of the smartest and most accomplished people you'll find in your career.  Octo offers fantastic benefits, and it’s an amazing workplace culture where you will feel valued while you perform mission critical work for our government.  Voted one of the region’s best places to work multiple times, Octo is an employer of choice!

Octo is currently seeking a Database Administrator to join a growing team on an exciting and highly visible Operations & Maintenance project for a DoD customer.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Responsible for administering, creating, and maintaining all databases required for development, testing, and production usage.
  • Responsible for capacity planning to create and maintain databases, installation of database releases, patches, and perform upgrades and migrations.
  • Responsible for Planning and implementing backup and recovery of databases
  • Controlling migrations of programs, database changes, and data changes throughout the development cycle. 
  • Monitoring, analyzing and implementing Time-Compliance Network Orders (TCNO), Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) Packages, Critical Patch Updates (CPU), and other remediation activities required to maintain the systems security, integrity, and availability.  
  • Implementing and enforcing security for all databases and performing required Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) audit requirements.  
  • Establishing and administering database users and roles. Managing and tuning database imports, exports, log files, and objects.
  •  Monitoring performance, background processes, database views, schema objects, table space, indexes, logs, and synonyms. 
  •  Allocating resources. Accessing and analyze cache file utilization and performance.
  • Tuning PL-SQL statements, database performance and maintaining stored procedures. 
  • Creating and maintaining documents depicting database design, operation plans, security plans, and monitoring plans.

This is a full-time position with an excellent benefits and compensation package.

Skills & Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree with a minimum 5 years’ experience or equivalent work experience.
  • Active DoD Secret clearance
  • 5+ years’ relevant database design or administration and/or systems/development life cycle experience.
  • Experience with technical programming languages and/or database design or database management systems.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience writing automating database maintenance processes
  • Experience providing appropriate Database Performance tuning support with regards to storage I/O, bufferpools, query access plan assessment and creation of required database structures including indexes.
  • Experience providing project database consulting and oversight for complex projects including physical design, query analysis, and database implementation.
Location: Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH

At Octo, our focus is on delivering results that matter. We are a premier provider of digital solutions and services to the federal government specifically in the areas of UI/UX, Agile, Data, and Cloud services.  We support and modernize our federal customer’s mission critical systems and functions. Agility is at our core: it is the mantra that drives us to succeed. We work quickly, analytically and deliver on agency priorities.

Octo is a growth-oriented firm that provides a unique, differentiated employee culture relative to our Federal market peers.  We leverage this growth-oriented and employee-focused culture to attract and retain a higher grade of talent than our peers to be an employer of choice.

  • Please no Corp-to-Corp or 1099 candidates; this position is W-2 only
  • We are unable to sponsor H1B applicants for this role
  • Relocation will not be offered
  • Octo Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age, or genetic information. Octo Consulting Group’s commitment to diversity and inclusive selection practices includes ensuring qualified long-term unemployed job seekers receive equal consideration for employment
  • Selected applicant will be subject to a background investigation