Leidos Database Engineer Stf in Herndon, Virginia

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience installing/administering Oracle, including Oracle Enterprise Server Edition.

  • Experience administering Oracle Transparent Data Encryption

  • Experience with application design techniques.

  • Experience with application server network technologies.

Job Description

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience using Java and JavaScript technologies including: JavaScript (EXTJS, Dojo), Java (JSPs, GWT, JSF, Groovy on Grails).

  • Knowledge of scripting languages (for example Perl, Python or Ruby).

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience in an Agile development process (daily scrum, points estimation, sprint planning and retrospectives).

  • Demonstrated experience with relational databases such as Oracle, MySQL, or PostgreSQL.

  • Knowledge of configuration management tools such as SVN or GIT.

  • Desired knowledge – Testing frameworks such as Junit.

a. If a candidate has significant database experience, it isn’t necessary to meet all of the full performance requirements.

b. Looking for a candidate with some DBA skills who can perform tuning and other routine database maintenance tasks.

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience providing database administration support for Oracle, Microsoft SQL server, MySQL or other cloud hosted relational databases (for example AWS’ RDS).

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience monitoring and maintaining automated systems, providing performance trend analysis on automated systems including, but not limited to; system availability, utilization, peak load, and disk space utilization/availability.

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience identifying and recommending any changes to improve performance of automated systems.

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience providing troubleshooting support to automated systems.

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience supporting updates, upgrades, outages, and other Customer requirements.

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience providing stable and prepared training environments for automated systems.


Leidos is a global leader in the integration and application of information, technology and systems working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the civil, health, defense, intelligence and homeland security markets. The company’s 33,000 diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers in 30 countries. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Location(s): Herndon Virginia