Principal/ Sr. Principal Database Administrator

Northrop Grumman is looking for a talented and experienced Database Administrator with a strong Oracle background to join a large, dynamic program in Annapolis, Maryland. This program is a large, complex multi-discipline project which uses COTS database products, including Oracle Database and Sunflower Asset Management Database as well as several custom MS Access-based applications. The candidate should be familiar with these products 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 critical logistics systems by providing technical database support and establishing innovative, time sensitive solutions. The preferred candidate must 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 highly 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. In addition to database technologies, script writing utilizing PL/SQL, Python, PERL, and/or Java is desirable as well as knowledge of VBA for maintaining MS Access applications.

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.
This requisition may be filled at eithera Principal or Sr. Principal level.
Basic Qualifications for a Principal Level are:
6+ years' of experience with a Bachelors, 4+ years' of experience with a Masters. Degree must be in STEM field. 4 additional years' of experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Experience with Oracle Database
Experience working with PL/SQL
Experience with MS Access-based applications and VBA
Active or CurrentTS/SCI with Polygraph Clearance

Preferred Qualifications for a Principal Level are:
Experience with Oracle in Windows environments
Experience with Sunflower Asset Management Database
Experience with the installation, configuration, and upgrading Oracle databases
Familiarity with Python, PERL, and/or Java a plus
Security+ Certification

Basic Qualifications for a SeniorPrincipal Level are:
10+ years' of experience with a Bachelors, 8+ years' of experience with a Masters. Degree must be in STEM field. 4 additional years' of experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Experience with Oracle Database
Experience working with PL/SQL
Experience with MS Access-based applications and VBA
Active or CurrentTS/SCI with Polygraph Clearance

Preferred Qualifications for a Senior Principal Level are:
Experience with Oracle in Windows environments
Experience with Sunflower Asset Management Database
Experience with the installation, configuration, and upgrading Oracle databases
Familiarity with Python, PERL, and/or Java a plus
Security+ Certification

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for this position.


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