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Mid Career Database Administrator

Boeing - CA, USA

Database Administrator (Level 4) for the Integrated Development and Maintenance Organization (IDMO) Team located in Seal Beach, California. Tasking includes full life-cycle development, integration and test support. Performs system integration, hardware and software installation, configuration and disposition of servers and workstations to support the architecture. Provides problem resolution and technical support for delivery systems. Provides support for the design, validation and configuration management of computing delivery systems.

Primary Responsibilities:


Creates procedures for design, implementation and testing of backup and recovery systems by working with the customer to meet requirements and align with corporate disaster recovery guidelines. Creates documentation for backup and recovery. Defines database validation requirements to ensure database integrity.


Consults with architects or appropriate technical specialists to determine proper hardware and software implementations to ensure database integrity, optimal system performance and security.


Plans, coordinates, installs and tests software, upgrades and patches, using industry best practices.


Develops database maintenance procedures and tools, utilizing best practices.


Maintains complex databases by performing appropriate database management functions (e.g., maintain space availability, rebuilds indexes, file cleanup, runs utilities to check database integrity) to ensure optimum capacity and application performance. Communicates database status to the user community.

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.


Space and Missile Systems

Relocation Assistance Available

Yes. Available for eligible candidates, if authorized.


This position requires an active (or ability to obtain) US Security Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.

Must be able to acquire a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) post start.

Typical Education & Experience:

Technical bachelor's degree and typically 9 or more years' related work experience or a Master's degree with typically 7 or more years' or a PhD degree with typically 4 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A technical degree is defined as any four year degree, or greater, in a mathematic, scientific or information technology field of study.

Basic Skills:


Experience in building and maintaining databases

Preferred Skills:

* UNIX background (Solaris, RHL and some windows servers), Scripting language: shell scripting, Korn shell, Python

* Understanding of large cluster server-client architecture

* Familiarization in cloud technology preferred

* Flexible work schedule and ad-hoc support to on-site users during core hours

* Familiarization of ICD 503 security controls

* Experience producing technical communication, both written and verbal

* Experience supporting IT infrastructure for satellite Ground Segment Operations and Maintenance

Experience Level

Individual Contributor

Job Type



Yes, 10 % of the Time

Contingent Upon Program Award




Job Code



12 days 19 hours ago



Mid Career Database Administrator Boeing - , CA, United States


Company Profile:
Boeing is the world's leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined. Additionally, Boeing designs and manufactures rotorcraft, electronic and defense systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems. As a major service provider to NASA, Boeing is the prime contractor for the International Space Station. The company also provides numerous military and commercial airline support services. Boeing provides products and support services to customers in 150 countries and is one of the largest U.S. exporters in terms of sales.