Database Engineer L1

Company: Sequoia Strategies & Solutions
Job type: Full-time

Provides technical expertise for database design, development, implementation, information storage and retrieval, data flow and analysis. Develops relational and/or Object-Oriented databases, database parser software, and database loading software. Projects long-range requirements for database administration and design. Responsible for developing a database structure that fits into the overall architecture of the system under development and has to make trades among data volumes, number of users, logical and physical distribution, response times, retention rules, security and domain controls. The DBE works primarily at the front end of the lifecycle-requirements through system acceptance testing and Initial Operational Capability (IOC). Develops requirements from a projects inception to its conclusion for a particular business and Information Technology (IT) subject matter area (i.e., simple to complex systems). Assist with recommendations for, and analysis and evaluation of systems improvements, optimization, development, and/or maintenance efforts. Translates a set of requirements and data into a usable document by creating or recreating ad hoc queries, scripts, and macros; updates existing queries, creates new ones to manipulate data into a master file; and builds complex systems using queries, tables, Open Database Connectivity and database storage and retrieval using Cloud methodologies.
Requirements
Candidate must possess an active TOP SECRET SCI Clearance and Full Scope Polygraph
Three (3) years experience as a DBE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required. Bachelors degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) years of DBE experience may be substituted for a bachelors degree.
The Level 1 Database Engineer (DE) shall possess the following capabilities:
Support the database design, development, implementation, information storage and retrieval, data flow and analysis activities
Support the analysis and evaluation of system improvements, optimization, development and/or maintenance efforts
Support the development of long and short term requirements for database administration and design
Assist in developing databases, database parser software, and database loading software
Translate a set of requirements and data into a usable database schema by creating or recreating ad hoc queries, scripts and macros, updates existing queries, creates new ones to manipulate data into a master file
Assist in developing database structures that fit into the overall architecture of the system under development
Benefits
Sequoia Strategies & Solutions offers a competitive benefits plan for its employees that exceeds those of the large companies. We include:
* 26 days of vacation per year
* Long Term & Short Term Disability
* PPO or HMO Health Benefits
* Group Life, along with Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
* Professional Development Program for certifications or tuition
* Safe Harbor 401-K with Profit Sharing
* Fun company events throughout the year!

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