Database Developer - PL/SQL in Washington, DC at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 10/15/2019

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We are currently seeking a Database Developer to support our Justice Programs client in Chantilly, VA.


Responsible for SQL and PL/SQL development to include: developing the backend reports to support user needs; developing custom scripts to automate various database management processes, monitoring and troubleshooting database performance; developing, optimizing, and tuning stored procedures, functions, triggers, views, and queries in support of application development; interfacing with customers, users, and developers as needed; maintaining the database schema, database design, and transition development activities; providing technical subject matter expertise (SME) on ingesting into the database from sources such as file systems, and perform maintenance, to include tuning with various transition implementation strategies with in-house developed applications; resolving various database issues, to include problems with data modeling, design, queries, security control, backup/restore,  disaster recovery, and import/export data, as well as coordinate with data ingest efforts with regard to database operations; auditing performance by performing advanced activities such as load testing, response time testing; and providing a report on these activities on an on-going basis so that overall system performance may be documented and charters in the service level agreements (SLAs) are met.




Minimum Education Preferred:  Bachelors degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or other related analytical, scientific, or technical discipline.

Minimum Experience Required:  Minimum 3 years experience in software development / engineering, including requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and problem diagnosis/resolution

3 to 5 years creating complex queries, stored procedures, functions, and reports using SQL


For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.