Database Engineer (Remote/Virtual) - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

San Diego
United States


Job Description

• Maintain the large database and designs new enhancements for operational, national system for Department of Homeland Security.

• Develop and update schema in support of O&M activities.

• Perform ad-hoc queries to support DHS data-calls.

• Work with a small development team to assist in efficient query development.

• Maintain and monitor Db operations and auditing for FISMA compliance.

• Assists with reviewing new technologies and makes recommendations for future technology enhancements.

• Develop web- application user interface to read/write to the database.


Required Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years of experience; OR, High School equivalent and 9+ years of experience.

• Requires strong SQL language skills for complex relational MySQL Db.

• Requires experience with PowerDesigner to maintain Db model (LDM, PDM ER diagrams) and design work.

• Requires experience with Linux shell commands for execution on AWS servers.

• Requires web-application development experience using PHP, JavaScript, JQuery, and Propel for development environment/execution.

• Must have good communications skills to tele-work with a remote team.

• Must be U.S. Citizen. Must be able to obtain a DHS Personal Identity Verification (PIV) card after beginning employment.