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Database Administrator - Master

S4 Inc. Omaha, NE

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Job Title: Database Administrator - Master

Work Location: USSTRATCOM Offutt AFB

Clearance: TS+

Please note that you must be a US citizen to apply to this job posting

Education: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

Experience: 12+ years of experience

Certification: DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification (Security+, CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, CND, SSCP)

Schedule: Monday – Friday day shift

Travel: Occasional

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Job Listing Number: NE21036

LCAT: Database Admin - Master

Overview: The Database Administrator role supports the ITCC II contract at USSTRATCOM. Direct installs of the latest releases of Oracle DBMS Software, as necessary to solve problems or provide new capability. Maintain multiple Oracle home directories in a multiplatform environment.

Specific Duties:

  • Create and maintain Perl and UNIX shell scripts that monitor Oracle databases.
  • Maintain the Perl tools that are used to implement the database architectures.
  • Verify daily, weekly, and archival backup integrity. Run restores and ad-hoc backups as needed.
  • Work with management and system personnel to provide backup configuration.
  • Interface with System Administrators to ensure proper system configuration and disk space allocation for database use.
  • Responsible for specifying proper types of files organization, indexing methods, and security procedures.
  • Responsible for the planning and management of all technical and operational activities associated with database administration of Oracle databases and associated servers.
  • Understands the design of complex databases (e.g., schema and subschema details) so limitations/deficiencies can be identified.
  • Advise engineering group in database and supporting system architecture.
  • Define specialized aspects of user's database administrator documentation. Perform detailed comparisons of various database systems.
  • Load new databases and support configuration of the databases as designed by downward directed programs.
  • Configure physical database storage, sizing, backup, recovery, security and versions.
  • Perform database tuning for optimal performance; supports production to include maintenance, requests for service and system configuration management.
  • Perform duties in a complex, distributed, heterogeneous computing environment, which may involve different types of hardware platforms, operating systems applications, and network environments.
  • Provide expertise in data storage systems and configure storage software systems to meet requirements
  • Develop backup and archival policies and procedures.
  • Perform administration tasks (installing, maintaining, monitoring, recovering, rebuilding, upgrading, patching and performance tuning).
  • Implement software solutions for performance enhancement, operator interface, and increased user capability.
  • Ensure the databases incorporate the latest Cyber Command Security Technical Implementation Guides' (STIGs) processes and procedures to provide the most secure database possible.
  • May be required to perform on-call duties and 24/7 Support

Skills: Ability to work both independently and in a team environment with clients and vendors, demonstrated technical leadership skills, good verbal and written communication skills.


  • Top Secret security clearance and eligible for SCI access
  • Knowledge of Oracle database
  • Experience with Oracle's RMAN, Streams, Goldengate, Dataguard, PL/SQL
  • Scripting knowledge in Perl and shell scripting
  • Must possess a familiarity with UNIX / Linux operating systems. VMware is a plus.
  • DoD Top Secret/SSBI , Must be able to obtain TS/SCI
  • Background in a Database Administration in a substantially large enterprise.
  • Bachelor's Degree in related discipline or equivalent years of experience
  • Must obtain/maintain a DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification (Security+, CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, CND, SSCP) within 6 months of hire
  • Oracle Certification Associate

To apply to this position please go to and click on Careers to complete and an employment application and to upload your resume.

S4 Inc. offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package with 401(k), and universal time off. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer including Veterans/Disabled. S4 participates in the E-Verify employment verification program. Candidate selected must be able to obtain and maintain the security clearance required by the contract at all times

If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, and need a reasonable accommodation to apply to a position, please contact Michelle Sweeney, HR Manager, by phone at (781) 273-1600 or by email at

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