Database Engineer

SQL database, preferably Pl/pgSQL
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 PostgreSQL database, utilizing best practices in the proper use of PL/pgSQL (database functions, stored procedures, triggers, indices, views, data types, transaction management, performance tuning, backup and restore methodologies)
    • AWS RDS experience
    • Support test teams to develop and execute scripts to create test data
    • Support database architect to migrate large historical databases using PL/pgSQL
  • 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
    • 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
    • Required Skills:

      • 8-10 years of proven experience
      • SQL database, preferably Pl/pgSQL
      • Supporting databases in the AWS Cloud, including use of Nifi
      • Integrating databases with MicroStrategy
      • 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 : 6177161
        Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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