CACI International Database Administrator 3 in Maple Lawn, Maryland

Job Description:

CACI serves the U.S. government to include the uniformed services, veterans, and citizens by accelerating the transformation of healthcare through the application of new healthcare strategies and technology. We provide transformational functional subject matter expertise and health IT services to the Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Defense Military Health System, and the Department of Health and Human Services, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, and the Federal Drug Administration. Our healthcare professionals bring in-depth, first-hand understanding of both practitioners' and patients' needs to every project, always keeping the focus on solutions and services to support the delivery of efficient and effective patient care. From on-site medical logistics, facility management, and business process re-engineering to the development of patient information sharing, electronic medical records integration, and information assurance, we focus on the patient, ensuring that systems and processes at the backbone of health organizations are running efficiently.

  • Provide technical guidance to management, team, and the customer in regards to implementation of highly advance technical solutions

  • Support all dimensions of development including data transformations, sourcing, mapping, conversion and loading data from various sources into Data Warehouses and Data Marts

  • Responsible for supporting the Big Data environment in order to perform descriptive and predictive analytics on Big Data sets

  • Collaborate across engineering teams in order to quickly adapt to emerging and dependent technologies is a must

  • Continually interact with architects, engineers and system administrators to design and implement innovative solutions that will provide key decision making abilities

  • Install database server, software, patch and upgrade binaries. Create databases on UNIX, Windows and other platforms. Monitor databases for performance and stability. Design and Develop processes for alerting and monitoring. Key responsibility also includes design and implementation of security and encryption for sensitive data

  • Design and develop back and restore strategy policies and procedures. Tune database and application SQL from infrastructure perspective. Maintain audit and SOX compliance of databases supported by the team and documentation for the same

  • Deliver assignments by established deadlines. Keep management well-informed on a timely basis of progress, status and/or concerns for each assignment

  • Decision making RESPONSIBILITIES for the position include day-to-day operational decisions, effective strategic decision-making to support business and customers. Decisions include design and implementation of a stable, secure, performing infrastructure for the application/customer; design High Availability, Backup/restore/DR, Clustered solutions that interact seamlessly with other homogenous and heterogeneous platforms using links, replication products and/or related technology. RESPONSIBILITIES including providing technical guidance to management, team and customers in regards to implementation of highly advance technological solutions

  • Participate in 24*7 on call support activities including supporting Operations Team .

  • Develops and maintains standards for implementation, maintenance, and optimization

  • Reviews performance and capacity planning reports and makes recommendations to management

  • AWS certifications desired


Typically requires bachelor’s degree or equivalent, and five to seven years of related experience

  • Required Qualifications:

  • Database Administration experience on one or more database management systems, preferably Oracle.

  • Must be able to recognize and address project issues, including technical challenges, and address them appropriately without management intervention

  • Candidate must have the experience to design, deliver and support a stable, secure, highly performing infrastructure for the application/customer; design High Availability, Backup/restore/DR, Clustered solutions that interact seamlessly with other homogenous and heterogeneous platforms using links, replication products and/or related technology

  • Demonstrates the ability to independently prepare time and resource estimates for new projects, enhancements and maintenance

  • Consistently demonstrates the ability to quickly assimilate and apply new concepts and technical skills

  • Working experience of the Hadoop ecosystem is a plus.

  • Experience working as an Application DBA in Terrabyte scale environment. Should be able to work closely with the development teams and provide inputs. Hands on experience with Data Modeling skills, experience writing stored procedures/packages and provide assistance to the development teams.

  • Work on Capacity planning of the database

  • Participate in daily scrum calls with development teams to provide expert guidance during the design phase.

  • Experience working in Linux environment. Hands on experience writing shell scripts in automating procedures.

  • Experience working on OEM 12C.

  • Must have expert database monitoring and tuning skills and apply these skills to optimize the database. Good handle on interpreting AWR/ADDM reports

  • Recent hands on working experience on AWS

  • Provide operational support to handle AWS Redshift clusters and heterogeneous RDS instances

  • Experience in creating automation tools for managing relational databases (auditing, account management, backup/restore, discovery, schema deployment).

  • Experience managing servers in large-scale, geographically diverse environments.

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. Join CACI, where you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. A Fortune magazine World's Most Admired Company in the IT Services industry, CACI is a member of the Fortune 1000 Largest Companies, the Russell 2000 Index, and the S&P SmallCap600 Index. CACI provides dynamic careers for over 20,000 employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.