Northrop Grumman Engineer Software 4 - Database Engineer in San Diego, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems located inSan Diego, CAhas an opening for aDatabase Engineer Software Engineer 4.

This position is for a Senior Database Administration Engineer. The position supports strategic technical-level leadership for data definition, data modeling, data architecture, physical and logical database design, data quality and data management standards. The successful candidate will collaborate on tasks related to database design and administration and will primarily responsible for the installation, enhancement, and maintenance of large-scale (TB) Oracle databases running in various environments. Other responsibilities include the reviewing of audit requirement-specific data designs (conduct data design reviews of queries, stored procedures, tables, and indexes available), and reviewing, committing, and maintaining day-to-day database change scripts. We are looking for a person with superior data modeling skills, who will be able to handle multiple tasks in parallel, and possess strong verbal/written communication skills.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)and 9 years of engineering experience.

  • Performing database design and administrator duties on Oracle databases.

  • Strong understanding of relational databases and data modeling

  • Strong understanding of database standards and best practices

  • DoD Top Secret clearance plus the ability to gain special program access is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Computer Science

  • Experience performing physical database design/installation and administrator duties implementing DoD security policies on Oracle databases.

  • Experience with database modeling tools such as Erwin and SqlDeveloper Data Modeling tools.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in large scale multiple node RAC clustered databases. Experience desired with the Atlassian tool suite of products (JIRA, Bit Bucket, Stash, Confluence, Crucible

  • Experience also desired with Agile software development practices.

  • Experience desired in application servers (e.g., GlassFish, WebLogic, JBoss, etc), Hibernate, Java Persistence, Spring, continuous integration, EJBs, or JAXB.

  • Position requires working knowledge of Oracle database products, Oracle Database, Oracle RAC Database, Oracle Grid Infrastructure, Oracle Data Guard and Oracle Enterprise Manager.

  • Demonstrated experience in the area of creating and troubleshooting UNIX shell scripts.

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