STG, a wholly owned subsidiary of SOS International LLC (SOSi), is seeking a Lead Oracle Database Administrator in Arlington, VA. The ideal candidate will possess experience in leading a small team of oracle database administrators in operational support of production, test and development environments utilizing Oracle 11g and 12c. The selected individual will be an active member of a mature Agile development team utilizing SAFe methodologies to develop, edit and refine documentation as part of the software development lifecycle process. Collaborating closely with the development and operations teams and customer stakeholders to bring together the full range of technical and business competencies needed to enable successful achievement of customer service deliverables and SLAs, technology transformation, business requirements and other work deliverables which are consistent with organizational goals and objectives. The candidate will work in a collaborative manner with the operations and architecture teams to propose, brainstorm, represent, and implement simple to complex architectural solutions. ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES
Support Oracle 11g and 12c Databases on Windows and Linux platforms for mission critical applications
Report the status of all database tasks to audiences of varying degrees of technical knowledge
Coordinate and communicate efforts which involving multiple internal and external teams
Create schedules, plans and related documents of all database tasks
Manage a 5-person team of senior level DBAs
Provide database administration support to multiple agile software development teams
Work with Operations and System Administration teams to maintain and enhance the production database infrastructure
Work as a key member of a software development program, recommending architecture (software and hardware) changes and enhancements to provide system security and efficiencies.
Work with the ISSO team on annual accreditation documents, scans, and demos.
Serve as a member of an Agile Development team utilizing SAFe methodologies.
Develop and carry out information security plans and policies
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS BS in Computer Science, Mathematics or related field of study
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Project Management Professional (PMP)
Experience: 10 years minimum support Oracle databases
Secret clearance or ability to obtain interim (which requires US citizenship) ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Experience with Oracle Streams and/or Oracle GoldenGate
Experience supporting Oracle database on both Windows and Linux platforms
Experience with Oracle 11g and 12c
Experience with Oracle database security requirements as documented in NIST Guidelines
Able to provide 24 X 7 support on a rotating basis
Experience with Microsoft Project
Experience working with Agile software development team WORK ENVIRONMENT Work environment is normal for office setting. All work is performed on site.
The ability to thrive in fast-paced, high-stress situations
The ability to communicate effectively both verbal and oral with customers, colleagues and other contractors.