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Jacobs Database Engineer 2- TS/SCI w POLY Required in Laurel, Maryland

Your Impact:

The selected candidate will work on a team developing a series of applications that are certified, trusted sources of critical mission data that will be used to answer mission and leadership questions across the enterprise. The individual should have experience designing, building, and maintaining a database from simple requirements. They will support UX, middleware and backend (database) development efforts by coordinating with the developers to define the best technical design to meet the requirements and then implementing that plan. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a team environment, collaborating with developers and having frequent interaction with customers. This position will require working in an agile environment on a fast-paced team and a willingness to take on challenges to creatively solve customer requirement problem sets. The individual is expected to be a self-starter and willing to work with limited technical direction.

Key Technologies:

  • Oracle

  • Kubernetes

  • JavaScript

  • Docker

  • Node.js

  • Express

  • Angular JS

  • Linux

  • Selenium

  • JIRA

  • Confluence

The candidate will have experience with:

  • Designing, building, and maintaining a database from simple requirements

  • Creating database triggers, procedures, and functions

  • Oracle SQL experience and knowledge in areas such as creating tables, SQL queries using unions, joins (inner/outer), complex queries and views

  • Data modeling experience

  • Familiarity with Oracle Row Level Security

  • Experience with data ETL



Here’s what you’ll need :

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required.

  • Five (5) years experience as a DBE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.

  • Ten (10) years of experience required In lieu of bachelor’s degree.

  • Support the database design, development, implementation, information storage and retrieval, data flow and analysis activities

  • Support the analysis and evaluation of system improvements, optimization, development and/or maintenance efforts

  • Support the development of long and short term requirements for database administration and design

  • Assist in developing databases, database parser software, and database loading software

  • Translate a set of requirements and data into a usable database schema by creating or recreating ad hoc queries, scripts and macros, updates existing queries, creates new ones to manipulate data into a master file

  • Assist in developing database structures that fit into the overall architecture of the system under development

  • Lead development of databases, database parser software, and database loading software

  • Develop requirement recommendations from a projects inception to its conclusion for a particular Business and IT subject matter area (i.e. simple to complex systems)

  • Develop a database structure that fits into the overall architecture of the system under development and has to make trades among data volumes, number of users, logical and physical distribution, response times, retention rules, security and domain controls


  • Familiarity with AWS RDS

  • Familiarity with database administrative tasks such as backups, database migrations and cloning and restoring (preferably using AWS RDS)

  • Knowledge of PL/SQL

  • Familiarity with SQL Developer session/sql monitoring tools

  • Experience with the Atlassian Tool Suite

  • Experience working with Git for configuration management

  • Experience working with the JSON format

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