Database specialist

at Life Cycle Engineering

Job Detail




1-2 years minimum experience

Schedule Type

Full Time


4900 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19112, USA




03/23/2019, 06:58 PM


As Linux Systems Administrator/DBA, you will support the Naval Logistics Technical Data Repository (NAVLOGTD). This is a team environment, and we are willing to consider candidates with limited experience and provide training. Contract Requirements: Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain/maintain a DoD Secret security clearance You will be required to obtain and maintain a current Security + CE certification. Essential Functions and Responsibilities: Serves as a system administrator responsible for coordinating, implementing, patching, modifying, and troubleshooting various servers' operating systems hosting NAVLOGTD services and applications. Serves as a technical focal point for the installation, configuration and administration of applications and software for NAVLOGTD services. Develops, modifies, and tests overall system backup and recovery strategies for assigned systems. Evaluates machine usage and develops plans for the necessary acquisition to support future automation (hardware and software) requirements. Installs, configures and tests product upgrades and patches within the NAVLOGTD Test Environment. Troubleshoots problems and implements changes on multiple computer platforms, following NAVLOGTD Change Management Practices. Diagnoses system failures to isolate source of problems between equipment, system software, and application programs. Support the implementation of the Cybersecurity Awareness Program to meet Information Assurance requirements. Conduct Information Assurance (IA) audits to analyze results for weaknesses in local security procedures. Implement the Department of Defense (DoD) Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG) and conduct regular reviews of the STIG for NAVLOGTD applications and assets. Assist Primary Administrator in developing and maintaining Risk Management Framework (RMF) plans and documentation for the NAVLOGTD Accreditation package. Required Education, Skills, and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in computer science, engineering, information science, information systems management, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or technology management required Experience with Information Systems (IS) equipment characteristics, real-time data processing methods sufficient to maintain systems involving data acquisition, analysis and display. Experience working computer helpdesks and networking technologies, including Ethernet cabling (thick, thin, fiber optic etc.), Internet Protocol (IP), utilization of email, etc. Experience identifying computer security issues concerning computers and networks, while understanding the purpose of threat assessment, contingency planning, and system backup/archival procedures. Experience with Microsoft Windows, Linux, and UNIX operating systems and LAN Management Architecture. Experience with systems security principles, with special emphasis on layered network architectures and Information System software and hardware security. Preferred Skills and Experience: Preference for working primarily in Linux, preferably RedHat Entry level DBA skills – Experience with any of the major databases, preferably Oracle. Physical Demands and Expectations: Regular physical activity to include walking, climbing stairs, bending, stooping, reaching, lifting (up to 30 pounds), and standing; occasional prolonged sitting Ability to speak, read, hear and write, with or without assistance Ability to use phone and computer systems, copier, fax and other office equipment This position description represents a summary of the major components and requirements of the outlined job. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned or required as business needs dictate. Questions regarding this description should immediately be addressed to the department manager or to Human Resources. Mission Our mission is to enable people and organizations to achieve their full potential. As a professional services organization, our mission is focused on our clients' people and organizations. It is our company's cornerstone belief that we will not lead the industry in assisting our clients unless we excel at helping our own people and teams reach their full potential. Benefits Affordable Medical/Dental/Vision Plans for employees and their families. Free Employee Life and Disability Insurance, with supplemental coverage options available. Health Savings Account and Flexible Benefit Account options Company matched 401K & company-funded Employee Stock Ownership Program Paid Vacation, Holidays, & Sick Leave Continuing Education & Professional Development Programs at all levels Flexible Schedules & Relaxed Dress code Employer-sponsored events, social collaboration, and open communication Free access to an extensive online training library, including certification prep Bonus Program for outstanding contributions, Employee Referral Program, numerous Recognition Opportunities, and more…