SAIC is currently seeking a motivated Database Programmer to join our team in Omaha, NE.
Participates in client/project meeting(s) for highly complex project definition, needs assessment and design review. Evaluates the needs and requirements of the users and provides technical expertise in the development of technical, structural and organizational specifications. Determines appropriateness of data for storage and optimum storage organization.
Designs, develops, and integrates highly complex database systems for internal and external users/clients.
Creates, documents and implements standards and/or complex modeling to monitor and enhance the capacity and performance of the database. Codes complex programs and derives logical processes on technical platforms. Designs user interfaces and business application prototypes.
Performs complex analyses and reviews applications being released into production. Develops and oversees the implementation of test application code in client server environments to ensure that software conforms to build management practices.
Remains abreast of and analyzes new and emerging technologies and tools for applicability to field. Prepares recommendations and presentation to management.
Provides leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel.
REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & CERTS:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience in engineering, computer science, business administration, software engineering or related field
9 or more years of database engineering, design, development experience
Experience working with relational data modeling
Experience working with relational databases such as SQL, PL/SQL, Oracle, etc.
Experience working with database development methodologies, design and implementation
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Strong communication skills
Strong personal computer and business solutions software skills Desired Requirements:
Experience with numerical weather predictions systems like GFS, WRF, MM5, or the UK Met Office Model
Experience/understanding of Air Force weather forecasting operations
Experience with the Air Force CDFS-II cloud analysis and forecasting system
Familiarity with meteorological data formats like METAR, GriB, GriB2, and NetCDF