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Database Architect/Principal Database Architect

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Aurora
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Job Description:

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.

The Engineering & Sciences organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

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.

Designs, models, documents, and guides the logical and conceptual relationship of data and database changes for complex applications. Analyzes needs and requirements of existing and proposed systems, and develops technical, structural, and organizational specifications. May create standards and/or do modeling to monitor and enhance capacity and performance.

Basic Qualifications for Principal Database Architect:

  • 5 years relevant experience with Bachelors in Science, 3 years with Masters, 0 with PhD.
  • 5 years of experience with Oracle Database/Engineer or similar database experience
  • Current TS/SCI or Secret Clearance Basic Qualifications for Database Architect:
    • 2 years relevant experience with Bachelor's, 0 with Masters.
    • 2 years of experience with Oracle Database/Engineer or similar database experience
    • Current TS/SCI or Secret ClearancePreferred qualifications:
      • Active TS/SCI or Secret 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: $71,500 USD - $107,300 USD
        Salary Range 2: $88,000 USD - $132,000 USD

        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. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. 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.

        The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .

        Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring 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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Keywords: Northrop Grumman, Aurora , Database Architect/Principal Database Architect, IT / Software / Systems , Aurora, Colorado

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