Aurora, Colorado

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Northrop Grumman Space Systems Sector is looking for you to join our team as a Database Engineer/Architect supporting an important program based out of Aurora, CO.
Description
Northrop Grumman is looking for a Database Engineer/Architect with a preferred Oracle background to support multiple programs in Aurora, Colorado. Most of our programs use several COTS database products, including Oracle Database, IBM DB2, PostgreSQL and we are engaged in looking at newer technologies to perform; Cloud database, DevOps/site reliability, and data engineering. The candidate should be familiar with these products by supporting each through the entire lifecycle from design/development through delivery and operational support. The position requires an individual to work on a small, highly skilled team which supports mission systems by providing technical engineering/database support and establishing innovative, time sensitive solutions. The preferred candidate may be required to work under minimal supervision, have the ability to multi-task and adapt to change, and possess strong organizational and communication skills. Additionally, the candidate must be motivated and a self-starter with the ability to take ownership of assigned tasks, independently determine the approach to fixing problems and push to closure on scheduled milestones. Candidate will be expected to learn and stay engaged with state-of-the-art database technologies within the industry and may be requested to support the design, implement, and maintenance of these technologies within a new or established development environment. In addition to database technologies, script writing utilizing PL/SQL, Python, PERL, and/or Anisble is desirable
Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:
  • Health Plan
  • Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Additional benefits
    • Education Assistance
    • Training and Development
https://benefits.northropgrumman.com/us/en2/BenefitsOverview/Pages/default.aspx
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Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:
  • Database Architect/Engineer - 2 years relevant experience with Bachelors in Science
  • Principal Database Architect/Engineer - 5 years relevant experience with Bachelors in Science
  • Experience with Oracle Database/Engineer or similar database experience
  • Current TS/SCI Clearance
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Active TS/SCI Clearance
  • Experience in designing, modeling, developing, and supporting a variety of RDBMS systems
  • Experience with Oracle 11g/12c/18c/19c in Linux/Unix/Windows environments or other technologies.
  • Experience or familiar with Cloud database technologies (Microsoft Azure, Amazon WebServices etc.), integration/cloud database migration, DevOps/Site Reliability, Data Engineering (containerization, orchestration etc.).
  • Good understanding of SQL and Oracle PL/SQL
  • Experience working with Oracle Multitenant, Oracle RAC, and Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
  • Experience with PostgreSQL and IBM DB2 a plus
  • Familiarity with Python, PERL, and/or Java a plus
  • Security+ Certification a plus
Salary range for a Database Engineer: $77,952- $116,928
Salary range for a Principal Database Engineer: $96,600- $144,900
Northrop Grumman is committed to hir-ng and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business. Learn about Northrop Grumman Total Rewards and Benefits.

Aurora, Colorado

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