• Database Admin II - Mid

    Job Locations US-VA-Quantico
    Job ID
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    Growth requires a strong foundation, and at Buchanan & Edwards, our people are our strength. They are the foundation for building the next generation of innovative IT solutions, revolutionizing the industry, and solving the nation’s most critical challenges.


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    Secret clearance is not required but highly desired.


    The MCRISS Database Administrator plays a significant role as a member of our team on this critical Marine Corps project which supports over 4,000 active Marine Corps recruiters.  The Mid-Level DBA will work on our Post Deployment Software Support (PDSS) Task Order for which Buchanan & Edwards is managing and maintaining the fielded version of MCRISS.  We’re looking for a skilled Database Administrator who can help us manage the MCRISS databases as a member of our Database team.    


    Job Knowledge:  Exhibits technical and operational proficiency in the primary duties of the job family. Performs work that is varied and may be somewhat difficult in nature.  
    Leadership/Direction of Others: Acts as a resource to managers and employees in the organization.  May provide general guidance and training to lower level employees.  Plays a key role in implementing projects and programs in the function.
    Problem Solving/Complexity:  Typically relies on direction from manager or supervisor for complex issues.  Identifies and clarifies/defines problems and possible solutions independently; chooses among existing solutions to resolve.
    Supervision Received/Independent Judgement:  Works under general supervision or broad instruction. Typically involves periodic review of work product by supervisor or direct "customer" of the process. 


    • BS/BA in a Management, Information Technology, Engineering, or related field
    • Work experience may be substituted in place of a degree and will be decided on a case by case basis.
    • MS SQL Server Database certification (any version or level 2008 or higher) is required
    • Security+ CE certification is required
    • 4+ years of SQL DBA experience focused around managing and maintaining systems and services for fielded systems with a broad and diverse user base
    • 4+ years of experience using SQL Server 2008, 2012, 2014, 2016, (Focusing on SQL 2016) and SQL Reporting Services
    • 4+ years of experience using Reports Designer and Business Intelligence Tools
    • 4+ years troubleshooting SQL Server performance issues
    • 4+ years of experience working as a member of a team on software or engineering-related projects
    • 1+ years of experience working within an Agile software development process
    • Experience with software analysis tools both native and third party (Profiler, Extended Events, Idera, Dell Spotlight etc.) for requirements-driven products
    • MS Office products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Project)
    • Documentation/technical writing experience 4+ years
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Outstanding team collaboration skills
    • Secret security clearance is highly desired to expedite onboarding and client requirements
    • Public Trust (IT Level III) is required in lieu of a Secret security clearance

    Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. (BE) is an Information Technology and Professional Services consulting firm located in Arlington, VA. BE is a diversified high-technology services company, providing government, commercial and nonprofit agencies technology solutions and organizational management services to ensure mission success. Serving the federal sector since 1998, we base our solutions on an in-depth understanding of our clients, their mission and the unique challenges they face. BE is the winner of the 2015 Microsoft U.S. Federal Solution Partner of the Year award, a 2015 and 2016 Washington Post Top Workplace and has been an Inc. 500/5000 awardee for six consecutive years.


    Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. is dedicated to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. We are committed to crafting a workplace that endorses creativity and innovation, and promotes engagement through open communication, acceptance of new people and ideas, and a supportive team dynamic. Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. is an equal Opportunity Employer –Minorities / Women / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation. Buchanan & Edwards is an E-Verify employer.


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