Consulting and Professional Services

SAP NS2 DBA-active TS/SCI + poly preferred-onsite-MD 20701

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SAP NS2 DBA-active TS/SCI + poly preferred-onsite-MD 20701


This role would be ideal for someone who is curious and a life-long learner who is interested in learning new databases. 


SAP is the global market leader for business software and related services, and SAP National Security Services Inc. ® (SAP NS2®) is an independent U.S. subsidiary, offering SAP solutions with specialized levels of security and support to meet the requirements of U.S. national security and critical infrastructure customers.

All internals must have manager’s approval to transfer.

Must be a U.S. Citizen; NS2 does not offer Visa sponsorships for this role.

Clearance Requirements:

Active TS/SCI + Polygraph

Position Description

The DBA will monitor and refresh data, perform installation and testing of new releases, patches, etc.


- Maintain responsibility for analysis of Sybase and SQL code.
- Tune queries, write Stored Procedures, perform indexing, and other database elements.
- Database design, coding, testing, debugging, and installing.
- Follow software development methodologies.
- Working through business requirements and designs with IT partners.
- Review and enhance existing Sybase/SQL code to improve performance.
- Interface with partners determines impacts of software changes.
- Confer development staff, PM’s, regarding task definitions and schedules involving database(s).
- Plan/design database changes related to data conversion, tool configuration.
- Plan data refresh, migration, other initiatives related to large application development projects.
- Troubleshoot and resolve production problems involving databases.

Required Experience and Skills:

- 6+ years of Sybase development experience w/strong command of SQL.
- Experience with Stored Procedures, Triggers, etc.
- Experience with data and batch loading processes.
- Strong Data Modeling and Database design skills.
- Experience with Data warehouses and transactional databases.
- Proficiency with optimization techniques.
- Thorough understanding of software development life cycle.
- Experience administering a large enterprise database environment.
- Proficiency in design, administration, implementation, upgrades, monitoring and database.
- Proficiency in database tuning, to ensure that applications run efficiently and reliably.
- Strong communication skills.
- Should have ability to work independently.

Education Requirements:

- Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field.
- Professional certification(s) desired.

Clearance Requirements:

  • Active TS/SCI + Polygraph





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SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.

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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Compensation Range Transparency: SAP believes the value of pay transparency contributes towards an honest and supportive culture and is a significant step toward demonstrating SAP’s commitment to pay equity. SAP provides the annualized compensation range inclusive of base salary and variable incentive target for the career level applicable to the posted role. The targeted combined range for this position is $102,100-221,700 USD. The actual amount to be offered to the successful candidate will be within that range, dependent upon the key aspects of each case which may include education, skills, experience, scope of the role, location, etc. as determined through the selection process. Any SAP variable incentive includes a targeted dollar amount and any actual payout amount is dependent on company and personal performance. Please reference this link for a summary of SAP benefits and eligibility requirements: SAP North America Benefits.


Requisition ID:  376053
Posted Date:  Apr 15, 2024
Work Area:  Consulting and Professional Services
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Herndon, VA, US, 20171

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