Booz Allen Hamilton Database Engineer in United States

Database EngineeratBooz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted:7/19/2017


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Job Description

Job Number: R0008541

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Database Engineer

The Charleston Digital Hub of Booz Allen Hamilton, is seeking qualified candidates for a Database Engineer in the Charleston, SC area.

The Charleston Digital Hub operates and executes much like a fast-paced software development startup within the larger organization. We thrive in a high-energy, open office atmosphere that fosters creativity and innovation. We wake up in the morning ready to have fun and talk tech. We have dogs in the office, ping pong in the breakroom, and t-shirts trump ties, but most importantly - we focus on surrounding our team members with people who are enthusiastic about working, learning, and growing, and most importantly, having fun together!

Database Engineers at the Charleston Digital Hub design, develop and deliver/implement data solutions to include: architecture design, prototyping of concepts to proof of concept, development of standards, design and development of test plans, code and module design, development and testing, data solution debugging, design and implementation of a solution that follows efficient design techniques and development that meets and exceeds the intent of the design of the data solution. They assist in the planning and engineering of an organization's databases. They monitor the performance, scalability and security and evaluate existing database design to determine necessary updates and integration requirements of new design, and to ensure final solutions meet organizational needs.

What You Need:

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-Excellent written and verbal communication skills

-Experience with Agile Software Development methodology

-Experience with database specific change management continuous integration and deployment

-Advanced experience in database administration (e.g., performance tuning, environment availability, or capacity planning)

-2-4 years PL/SQL development

-Experience with supporting hybrid Cloud infrastructures and working with hosting providers to support releases, patches, network connectivity, and high availability

-Ability to design and develop complex SQL queries and reports to retrieve required data

-JavaScript development in both web environment and as plug-ins in database tools

-Experience building web applications with Java, .Net, C#, or similar technologies

-Demonstrates knowledge of the existence of foundation architecture standards; supports the need to adhere to standards

-Ability to develop solutions / write software to analyze large datasets to identify places to improve performance and detect system performance changes

-Ability to provide code review on SQL change sets and work with developers to create and enforce best practices

What Would Be Nice:

-BA or BS Degree

-Experience with Liquibase source control tools

-NoSQL experience with systems such as MongoDB

-Experience with big data analytics platforms like Hadoop

-Oracle Real Application Cluster (RAC) administration experience

-Disaster Recovery Knowledge: Creates disaster recovery plans for own environment and helps document procedures; plans and tests recovery procedures in a remote backup environment


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions. Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

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