Database Developer

Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

DCCA is a veteran-owned high-technology company specializing in providing information technology services to a variety of government agencies and commercial enterprises since 1982. DCCA is proud to offer a strong, competitive compensation and benefits package. Visit our website at: .

Database Developer

Candidate must have an active Public Trust Clearance

Key Tasks:

  • Support the development phase:
    • Implement logical data base design in MySQL/RDS database, utilizing best practices in the proper use of SQL (triggers, indices, views, data types, transaction management, performance tuning, clustering security, backup and restore methodologies)
    • Support test teams to develop and execute scripts to create test data
    • Support database architect role based databases access by application users
    • Facilitate technical architecture meetings from database architecture perspective
    • Knowledge of Erwin for data modeling
    • Collaborate with team to design new features and functionality
  • Support the O&M phase:
    • Support configuration management, including database builds and database upgrades
    • Monitor and maintain the database metrics, ensuring performance is maintained, especially during peak periods.
    • Serve as a mentor to technical team
    • Monitor progress against deliverables, employing effective risk and issue management strategies
    • Develop and maintain documentation for database implementation and maintenance procedures
    • Participates as both a leader and a team member and works to maintain a positive environment
    • Self-starter with ability to work in a team environment
    • Experience supporting CMS Medicare or Medicaid programs
    • Experience writing software design technical specifications
    • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple competing tasks simultaneously and complete work within allocated time-frames
    • Required Skills:

      • 6-8 years of proven experience
      • SQL database, preferably MySQL
      • Knowledge or Erwin data modeler
      • Supporting databases in the AWS Cloud
      • Integrating databases with BI or other reporting tools
      • Exceptionally strong communication skills, both verbal and written

      Desired Skills:

      • Proven experience with:
        • Working closely with software development teams in an Agile SCRUM environment
        • Understanding and adherence to basic software practices such as coding standards and configuration management
        • Collaborating in a multiple contractor environment
        • Previous experience working with pharmaceutical drug product and pricing information
        • Proficient in MS Word, and MS Excel

        Required Education / Certifications:

        • Computer Science degree or Bachelor's Degree in a related major

        DCCA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

        Posted By

        Rachel Rollins

        5310 Dorsey Hall Dr. Ellicott City, MD, 21042

        Dice Id : 10116740
        Position Id : 6179306
        Originally Posted : 5 months ago
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