Jacobs SQL Server DBA in Eglin AFB, Florida

SQL Server DBA


Jacobs is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and construction services for industrial, commercial and government organizations globally. The companyemploys over 74,000 people and operates in more than 40 countries around the world.

We are seeking a skilled SQL Server/Database Administrator (SQL/DBA) to support the 53rd Wing Technical Support Services (53rd WTSS) contract, to provide the Air Force information technology (IT) services. Position will be located at Eglin AFB, FL.

“This position is a Jacobs’s position and may be assigned toa subcontractor company.”

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Confirm database servers are backed up and meeting Recovery Point Objectives (RPO).

  • Document the database environment.

  • Deploy database change scripts during software releases.

  • Identify and troubleshoot resource intensive operations on SQL Server.

  • Collaborate with developers and provide suggestions on how to improve database design.

  • Review SQL scripts and make sure SQL coding standards used.


Required Experience:

  • Must have TS/SCI with DCID 6/4 eligibility within 5.5 years at the time of application.

  • Must be willing to submit to a CI polygraph.

  • A valid/current DoD 8570.01-M IAT-I certification (A CE,Network CE, CCNA Security, etc. or higher level IA certification.

  • Typically has an AS degree in a computer or system science discipline and 8 years of relevant industry experience. Progressive relevant training and/or certification may be substituted for a portion of the experience requirement.

  • 3-6 years of SQL database administration (SQL Server 2016/2014/2012).

  • Experience working in a production environment.

  • Performance Tuning / Database Optimization experience.

  • Excellent communication/documentation skills.

  • Experience managing database availability groups.

  • Experience with T-SQL.

  • Familiar with backup and restore process.

  • Basic Optimizations (Indexing strategies).

  • Understanding of database concepts such as Relational DB, DW and ETL.

  • Ability to apply patches and service packs.

Desired Skills:

  • SQL clustering/High Availability configurations knowledge - ability to build and manage implementations.

  • Risk Management Framework (RMF) process and/or Department of Defense Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP).

  • A BS degree in a computer science or similar discipline from an accredited college or university.

Essential Functions

Work Environment

Office setting that includes sedentary physical effort. However, may include lifting of weight up to thirty (30) pounds as necessary. Must be able to work well with co-workers and all levels of management. No hazards on job or unusual environmental conditions. Work site is located at Eglin AFB, Florida.

Physical Requirements

Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods of time. Position may require typing, and reading from a computer screen. Must have sufficient mobility, including but not limited to bending, reaching, and kneeling to complete daily duties in a timely and efficient manner. There is a possibility that due to parking availability and location of work, walking moderate to long distance may be required.

Equipment and Machines

Ability to operate office equipment such as personal computer, printer, copy machine, telephone, fax machine and other equipment including desk supplies and other work related tools as required.


Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Regular attendance of scheduled hours is extremely important, but not critical, except for deadlines and meetings. Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines. Must exhibit flexibility of work hours to adjust to surge situations based on critical mission requirements.

Other Essential Functions

Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with customers, management and co-workers. Must have clear, concise and accurate communications skills in English, both verbal and written. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to employees or others. Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a professional manner. Independent personal transportation to work site is required. Travel to and from customer's locations may be required to support projects. This may involve airline travel. In some cases, accommodations can possibly be made for POV, if necessary. When operating any vehicle for work purposes, must wear seat belt and in addition, no cellular devices are to be used when vehicle is in motion.

The Jacobs System Lifecycle Group (SLG) enables the success of Department of Defense (DOD) and other Governmental organizations by providing unmatched systems life-cycle solutions. As a partner to our clients, we focus on innovative and cutting edge solutions that drive value. We take pride in sustaining a strong culture by remaining true to our three Core Values: We are a Relationship-based, Growth is an Imperative, and People Are Our Greatest Asset. Jacobs offers a partnership in which you can grow personally and professionally with the advantages of strong leadership, competitive compensation and rewarding career paths. Come join the team whose work is destined to have a long-range effect on future generations.


Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Jacobs does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional, or local law.

Primary Location United States-Florida-Eglin AFB

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: ATE0001H5