17 hours

Database Engineer IV

Herndon, VA 20170
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Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


Required skills:
  1. At least 8-10 year of experience performing the following technical activities
    1. Data Administration activities for SQL Server Database
  1. Expertise with STIGs, Database Encryption, Security and Hardening
  2. Expertise with Data Loading
  • Expertise with Database Backup and Restore/Recovery
  1. Expertise with writing stored procedures, functions, and advance SQL Server database queries
  2. Ability to understand and build a relational data model
  3. Expertise with relational database concepts
  • Experience with SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS), SQL Server Migration Assistance (SSMA), and/or SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  1. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  2. Willingness and ability to quickly learn new tools/technologies
  3. Soft skills to work with multiple project stakeholders and complete technical database-related tasks on time
  4. US Citizenship, DoD clearance, and Security+ Certification
  5. Requires 8 to 10 years with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years with MS/MA or 3 to 5 years with PhD.

Good to have additional skills:
  1. Two years or more experience on data migration and/or data integration project as a database administrator
  2. Experience with Agile Methodology
  3. Experience with DOD Training Domain
  4. Experience with managing Oracle, DB2, and/or any additional RDBMS (in addition to SQL Server)
  5. Experience with managing MongoDB or any other NoSQL database
  6. Prior working experience on AWS GovCloud
  7. Prior working experience on any data migration tool


Designs, develops, builds, analyzes, evaluates and installs database management systems to include database modeling and design, relational database architecture, metadata and repository creation and configuration management. Uses data mapping, data mining and data transformational analysis tools to design and develop databases. Determines data storage and optimum storage requirements. Prepares system requirements, source analysis and process analyses and design throughout the database implementation. Evaluates, sizes and selects technology components, such as software, hardware, and networking capabilities, for database management systems and application databases. Writes and tunes SQL queries for performance and scalability. Implements comprehensive backup and database replication solutions.

For Colorado Residents
Colorado Salary Minimum: $83,075.20
Colorado Salary Maximum:$177,611.20

The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Perspecta's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Perspecta provides a variety of benefits to employees.


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-06-17 Expires: 2021-07-17

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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