Database Administrator (DBA) - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

Lexington Park
United States

Database Administrator (DBA)



KBRwyle is a global government services organization delivering full life cycle professional and technical services from over 60 U.S. and 40 international locations. Our core capabilities include logistics, engineering, science, cyber, intelligence and security services.


When you become part of the KBR team, your career opportunities are endless. We offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know, We Deliver!


The KBRwyle Software and IT Solutions Sector is looking for an Oracle Database Designer/Administrator to join our software development team.

The successful candidate will provide administration and support services including the installation, operation and maintenance, performance monitoring and support, backup and recovery, security management, and insuring the availability of the Oracle databases and operating system. The primary responsibilities of the candidate include:

  • Install upgrades, service packs, and security updates for Oracle database environments to protect data from intrusion and maximize system stability.
  • Maximize the uptime of Oracle databases supporting the Enterprise Production, QA and Test/Dev environments through system monitoring, performance tuning, and routine maintenance tasks such as index rebuilds, file compressions, statistical updates, and database consistency checks.
  • Manage the storage environments for the Oracle databases, including optimal sizing, monitoring space, requesting additional storage, and providing growth statistics.
  • Create and execute Oracle backup and recovery policies, and maintain integrity and reliability of access to information.
  • Perform routine backup and recovery testing, including testing and documenting recovery scenarios.
  • Manage database users and security.
  • Work with development teams to assist in overall database design, helping developers tune queries, assigning proper indexes, and aiding developers in the creation of triggers and stored procedures. Import and export data to and from the Oracle database(s).
  • Create and maintain detailed operating procedures, configuration documentation, and maintenance plans for the Oracle environment.
  • Responsible for Oracle database performance monitoring and capacity planning.



A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science/Information Systems or related technical field with five (5) years of experience. An Additional four (4) years of experience may be substituted for the degree.

Clearance Requirement: US Citizen with a Secret DoD security clearance or higher

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

Knowledge of Transact-SQL programming utilizing scripts and functions for SQL, data manipulation

Knowledge of building stored procedures and various database join types

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Understand Entity-Relationship and coding using ER diagrams


Familiar with NAVAIR data sources such as: DECKPLATE, CAVTS, AFAST, DLA, NAVSUP, NALCOMIS, OOMA

Knowledge of ASP.NET, C#, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, LINQ and jQuery a plus

Experience working in an Agile environment


Competitive health, wellness & lifestyle benefits

Inclusive, flexible and supportive company culture

Ongoing training and development opportunities


KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.


Job: IT Database Administration

Primary Location: US-US-MD-Lexington Park

Req ID: 1084094