Sr Windows System Administrator & SQL DBA


Dahlgren, VA
Full Time


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Job Details

Position Title: Senior Windows System Administrator & SQL DBA

Location: Dahlgren, VA

Status: Full-time / On-site

Clearance: Secret

Required Certification(s): IAT II (Security+)

About Us: RTL Networks, Inc. is a rapidly growing company primarily focused on providing information technology (IT) support services and personnel to various commercial and government customers for extended-term contracts. By providing a wide array of professional services and products, we help our customers leverage technology and operate confidently in their technology environments to ensure resource predictability, security, and reliability to meet business objectives.


RTL Networks is seeking a highly skilled SQL Database Administrator with server administration experience to join our team. The ideal candidate will have experience in designing, implementing, and maintaining SQL databases, as well as applying DISA STIGs to ensure compliance with regulations. The candidate should be able to work independently and as part of a team and be able to troubleshoot and resolve issues in a timely manner.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design, implement, and maintain SQL databases.
  • Apply DISA STIGs to ensure compliance with regulations.
  • Monitor database performance and ensure availability.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve database issues.
  • Optimize database performance.
  • Develop and maintain database backup and recovery procedures.
  • Ensure database security and compliance with regulations.
  • Collaborate with developers to design and implement database solutions.
  • Answering questions about installation, operation, configuration, customization and usage of assigned products installed on Windows 10 Computers.
  • Applying advanced diagnostic techniques to identify problems, investigate causes and recommend solutions to correct common failures.
  • Specific support consists of troubleshooting hardware, software, and network related issues encountered by users.
  • Hardware support includes, but not limited to Intel x86 based PCs, overhead projectors, soft boards, telecommunications, laser and inkjet printers, scanners, and Common Access Cards (CAC).
  • Software support includes, but not limited to Windows operating systems currently supported by Microsoft, Microsoft Office Suite, and various specialty engineering and scientific development tools.
  • Installation of new software releases, system upgrades, evaluation, and installation of patches and to resolve software related issues and Information Assurance Vulnerabilities (IAVs).
  • The Systems Administrator will coordinate with the Corporate IT Help Desk to maintain the established Incident Tickets and Change Request process to track support using Remedy.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • 3+ years of experience in SQL database administration.
  • Excellent knowledge of SQL Server, MySQL, and Oracle databases.
  • Experience applying DISA STIGs to SQL databases.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • DoD 8570 Information Assurance Technical (IAT) II compliant.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A working knowledge of Windows Active Directory is required. A working knowledge of current Risk Management Frameworks (RMF).

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to lift up to 5 pounds.
  • Must be able to stand and walk for prolonged amounts of time.
  • Must be able to twist, bend and squat periodically.

SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS : Must currently hold a security clearance at the Secret level. ship is a requirement for clearance at this location.


  • The applicant selected for this position must have and be able to maintain an Active Security Clearance.
  • U.S. Citizenship required.
  • Applicants must have a valid driver's license for this position and will be subject to verification.
  • Chosen applicants must pass pre-employment drug screening, credit review, and a criminal background check.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Females/Minority/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin