Senior Database Administrator - Military veterans preferred

Computers/Information Technology


  full-time   employee   contract

Lexington Park
United States

AECOM has an opportunity for a highly qualified Senior Database Administrator to provide support for the Broad Area Maritime Surveillance - Demonstrator's (BAMS-D) Tactical Auxiliary Ground Support (TAGS) in Lexington Park, Maryland.

This is a contingent position.

The Senior Database Administrator will develop, upgrade and test the next software release of the Tactical Auxiliary Ground Station's (TAGS) Web suite for the Broad Area Maritime Surveillance - Demonstrator's (BAMS-D) TAGS system. TAGS Web is a secure web portal that allows internal and external customers of TAGS to view, modify, and download mission data, real-time mission tracking, and communication with TAGS operators to facilitate target collection to meet the Navy's requirements. The software development will be required to follow open standards and software development best practices to ensure a standards based product is developed to allow BAMS-D to share data with other systems following open standards for geospatial data set forth by Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC). All software development and applications used must be compliant with all applicable Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and guidance resulting in authorization to operate on the SIPRNET.

Essential Responsibilities:

Improve the design of the current database structure through capability, efficiency or security enhancements.

Improve the design of the current web user interface (UI) for the TAGS Web.

Improve the design of the overall framework for TAGS Web to allow BAMS-D data to be accessed through a web interface as well as provide interfaces for Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) compliant applications. Access to BAMS-D data is restricted and all access points must be able to be limited to a specific task for a specific user.

Provide an unclassified development and test environment for development software and other applications such as Postgresql, PostGIS, GeoServer, OpenCop, and others as required.

A final Technical Data Package shall be delivered to the Government Project Lead to include; all source code for the UI along with supporting documentation on installation, configuration, and passing data to/from the UI, documentation of the database structure, such as ER-diagrams and index settings, and installation and configuration documentation for all COTS/GOTS software as well as any custom developed software.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements:

    Must have a Bachelor degree in Computer Science, management information systems or related field (or equivalent work experience).

    At least five (5) to seven (7) years relevant work-related experience.

    Knowledge of network protocols such as TCP/IP, UDP/IP, Dynamic Host Configuration, Domain Name System (DNS) and directory services.

    Must be a U.S. citizen.

    Must have an active Secret clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

    Skills in writing web user interfaces in modern programming language (e.g. PHP, Python, HTML, XML, KML).

    Skills in database creation and management(e.g. MySQL, SQL, Maria DB).

    Skills in reviewing/debugging, modifying, document existing code.

    Technical writing (e.g. commenting code, creating administrator and user guides).

    Secure web testing (e.g. HP's WebInspect).

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to �??�?�¢??make amazing happen�??�?�¢?? in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person�??�?�¢??s potential, and we�??�?�¢??ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Information Technology

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 206789BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.