Stennis Space Center, Mississippi

We have an outstanding Contract to Hire position for aWindows System Administrator to join a leading Company located in the Stennis Space Center, MS surrounding area.

** Candidate must possess an active Secret Security Clearance. **

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Job Description:

+ Detailed knowledge, training, and expertise in Database Administration of a PostgreSQL Database Management System (DBMS) to include Performance Tuning, Administration, Operating Systems, Scripting Languages, and Administration in a Windows environment.

+ Proficiency in system administration for Windows Operating Systems operating on RHEV servers and EAP 6/TOMCAT Web Server. This includes administration of user accounts, information assurance, and network security.

+ Operating System and Security+ Certifications.

+ Experience with creating and modifying scripts. Write code for update queries, update data dictionaries as new fields are added to the database, and maintain a data correction log.

+ Familiarity with the creation of Indexes, Clusters, Snapshots, Views, and other database objects, as well as, management of Rollback Segments, Data File Size, and all the other aspects related to the performance tuning of databases.

+ Ability to provide software support for installation and testing of PostgreSQL DBMS vendor patches, including installation and configuration of the patch utility.

+ Participates in the design, maintenance, troubleshooting, enhancement, coding, and administration of relational databases.

+ Analyzes and determines information needs and elements, data relationships and attributes, data flow and storage requirements, and data output and reporting capabilities.

+ Participates in continuous improvement efforts in enhancing performance and providing increased functionality, including performing proactive maintenance such as ensuring continued space availability, monitoring activity, and documenting problems, changes, and solutions.

+ Tests and troubleshoots designed applications and their database connections.

+ Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies and vendors' best security practices as assigned.

+ 7+ years of increasingly complex and progressive experience in related IT operations (server and OS management) or software development experience.

+ Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

+ Knowledge of DISA Security Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIGs) and the ability to evaluate cybersecurity compliance of DBMS software against the DISA STIG.

+ Prepares technical implementation plans that provide integrated solutions including actions, milestones, timelines, and critical paths required for complete solutions.

+ Proficient verbal and written communication skills, including presentation to management.

+ Assignments may include design of data dictionaries, database structure and layout, installing, upgrading, and managing database applications.

+ Familiarity with using Puppet, Ansible, and/or other configuration management software.

+ Familiar with ESRI ArcSDE.

+ Experience working in the Department of Defense / U.S. Navy operating environments.

+ Knowledge of Oceanographic databases, applications, and systems.

TAD PGS, a Global Fortune 500 company with worldwide revenue of over $27 billion and more than 50 decades of government contracting experience. We specialize in supporting U.S. Government Agencies and their prime vendors by delivering a full range of recruitment and workforce solutions. As part of the Adecco family, we have access to over 2.5 million active candidates supporting hundreds of locations across North America. On any given day, we have more than 70,000 professionals working at client sites across the United States.

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