General Dynamics Information Technology Database Analyst in Great Falls, Montana
Type of Requisition: Regular
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Public Trust/Other Required: Other
Job Family: Database Analysis/Design
At GDIT we build cutting-edge applications that help the end user accomplish their mission.
GDIT is your place. You make it your own. Bring your creativity to help us find simple solutions to complex problems. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an essential part in preparing our nation for the future.
The Database Analyst is responsible for designing, planning, implementing and administering databases including security, access and documentation. Additionally, the candidate for this position:
Analyzes customer requirements and provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems
Applies knowledge of API (Application Programing Interface) for data services and databases
Designs, develops, builds, analyzes, evaluates, installs and administers database management systems to include database modeling and design, relational database architecture, metadata and repository creation and configuration management
Designs and implements databases with respect to access methods, access time, batch processes, device allocation, validation checks, organization, ETL tasks, protection and security, documentation, and statistical methods
Prepares system requirements, source analysis and process analyses and design throughout the database implementation
Defines database organizations, standards, controls, procedures, and documentation
Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned
May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals
May serve as a team or task lead
WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
BA/BS or equivalent, 5+ years of experience
Writing and modifying structured query language statements
Understanding of SQL performance and tuning in MySQL, Oracle and/or DB2 environments
Understanding of relational database modelling tools
Ability to understand and maintain data element dictionaries
Understanding of ETL and APIs
• Outstanding Candidates:
Handle demanding situations with clarity, focus and professionalism, and to respond quickly to quick turnaround taskers.
Resolve issues with little oversight; ability to gather and analyze information skillfully and develop alternative solutions
Have excellent oral and written communication skills, with a demonstrated ability to communicate complex topics to management and other stakeholders
Use their interpersonal skills to collaborate with customers and internal cross-functional teams
Work independently, as well as interact regularly with government and non-government stakeholders at multiple levels of authority
Use excellent analytical skills, including the ability to integrate information from multiple sources
Are self-motivated, well-organized, and exhibit strict attention to detail
Identify and resolve problems in a timely manner; gather and analyze information skillfully; develop alternative solutions; Critical thinking and creative problem solving
Understand and manage customer expectations and software implementation methodology
Prioritize and work on multiple projects at the same time, including the ability to plan, prioritize, and execute multiple initiatives/deadlines autonomously and shift priorities as necessary
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
Full-flex work week
401K with company match
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
Ability to make a real impact on the world around you
COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
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.