Job Details

Job ID: #20833
Job Location United States
Company Jacobs
Company Industry
Job Role Information Technology - Database Analyst/Administrator
Employment Type Full-time
Monthly Salary

Preferred Candidate

Career Level bachelor
Years of Experience 10
Residence Location United States

Job Description

Senior Database Administrator
Information Technology - Database Analyst/Administrator
District of Columbia, United States
Washington DC
Posted: 06/02/2018
Updated: 06/02/2018
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Jacobs is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and construction services for industrial, commercial and government organizations globally. The company employs over 54,000 people and operates in more than 25 countries around the world.


The Senior Database Administrator is responsible for entire database lifecycle including requirements, design, implementation, maintenance and test. Server administration, maintenance support, and ETL duties.


Work Scope (Duties & Responsibilities):

  • Perform all processes required as they relate to the Database lifecycle including requirements, design, implementation, maintenance and test
  •  Participate and support Jacobs process improvement efforts.
  • Attend meetings and training as required






Education and Experience: 


BS degree in a related scientific or engineering discipline from an accredited college or university and ten (10) years’ work experience.


Knowledge, skills & abilities required:

  • Advance skills in TSQL, SQL Server 2008, and SQL Server 2014 required
  • Expert skills in performing database monitoring, maintenance, optimization and design tasks
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Visual Studio, Visual Source Safe, word processor, spreadsheet, and presentation tools required
  • Solid understanding of ETL processes
  • Extensive SSRS experience

Knowledge, skills & abilities preferred:

  • Azure experience
  • Microsoft Power BI
  • Oracle experience

Essential Requirements:


Physical requirements – Work is primarily sedentary. Some walking and standing may occur in the course of a normal workday in connection with travel to and from meeting and conferences. May carry light items, such as reports, data products, notebooks and laptops.


Work Environment – Cubicle environment is in a secure site.


Attendance - Must be able to work within the shift hours of 6 a.m. and 6 p.m.

With the exception of STD/LTD/FMLA & approved time off, attendance is considered essential. Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines.


Equipment and Machines - Standard office equipment and machines: personal computer, scanner, copy machine, telephone, printer, fax machine, and other office equipment including desk supplies.


Other Essential Functions:

Must pass drug testing.

Must be able to read and write effectively in English.

Must embrace Beyond Zero/Safety principles of Jacobs to include; adhering to safe work practices and standards while performing daily tasks, taking responsibility for own and coworkers’ safekeeping and encouraging others to work safely.

Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner to get along with customers, clients, co-workers and management. 

Must perform work activities requiring interaction, negotiating, instructing, supervising, persuading or speaking with others.

Must be able to work under supervision and respond appropriately and professionally to criticism from a supervisor.


The Jacobs System Lifecycle Group (SLG) enables the success of Department of Defense (DOD) and other Governmental organizations by providing unmatched systems life-cycle solutions. As a partner to our clients, we focus on innovative and cutting edge solutions that drive value. We take pride in sustaining a strong culture by remaining true to our four Core Values:  PEOPLE are the heart of our business, CLIENTS are our valued partners, PERFORMANCE excellence is our commitment and profitable GROWTH is an imperative. Jacobs offers a partnership in which you can grow personally and professionally with the advantages of strong leadership, competitive compensation and rewarding career paths. Come join the team whose work is destined to have a long-range effect on future generations.     

  • Field of Practice: Information Technology - Database Analyst/Administrator
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10 Years of Experience