Lockheed Martin Australia - Sr Oracle DBA / US Expat Overseas Role / F-35 Program in Fort Worth, Texas
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Lockheed Martin's Training & Logistics business area delivers training and simulation technologies, as well as live training, to defense and civil customers worldwide. Lockheed Martin's advanced flight training services provide training to military aviators, commercial pilots and astronauts. For our F-35 Pilot Training and ALIS Programs this important work can provide some very interesting challenges and opportunities for both former Military Aviators and IT professionals who are interested in overseas assignments.
*Database Administrator for F-35 Autonomic Logistics Information System (ALIS) WILLIAMTOWN, AUSTRALIA.
**Selected Candidate support the Australian customer at Williamtown, Australian in Ex-Pat status as an LM employee.
Database Administrator for a squadron operating unit, responsible for ensuring the integrity of all the databases within the system. The Database Administrator maintains the internal database of the system as well as the individual applications. The Database Administrator works closely with the System Administrator to carry out and sustain system-wide backups and restores. The Database Administrator will provide maintenance of databases to include the following: backups, disaster recovery, database support (status checks, Oracle critical patch updates).
Performs Database technical duties to include general backups, restore, updates, testing, debugging, integration and analysis. The specific duties include performing data transfers between operating units and other systems (internal and external), providing user access to data, keeping servers operational, configuring assets to support user needs, troubleshooting assets. Monitors test progress, corrective actions, hardware/software baseline status, testing patches and an overall status of the system. Also, this candidate will serve as the point of contact to for the JSF Squadron discussion during the flight and evaluation activities.
Deployment and continued employment is contingent upon successful completion of the OJT required at Lockheed Martin’s training locations prior to international assignment. These locations may include: Luke AFB, AZ; Nellis AFB, NV, Hill AFB, UT; Eglin AFB, FL; Edwards AFB, CA; Fort Worth, TX; Orlando, FL; Yuma, AZ; Beaufort, SC. Successful candidate must be capable of passing medical, dental and overseas screening requirements and must maintain their medical fitness for this position as a condition of employment.
Accompanied Status Offered: Accompanied status means new hires may have their dependents accompany them on their long-term overseas assignment.
Relocation: Relocation and housing assistance is available for this exciting international assignment.
Basic Qualifications Willingness to relocate to Australia.
Candidates must have a Final Transferable Secret security clearance Candidates Must be able to attain and maintain Special Access Program (SAP) access.
Deployment and continued employment is contingent upon successful completion of the OJT required at Lockheed Martin’s training locations prior to international assignment. These locations may include: Luke AFB, AZ; Nellis AFB, NV, Hill AFB, UT; Eglin AFB, FL; Edwards AFB, CA; Fort Worth, TX; Orlando, FL; Yuma, AZ; Beaufort, SC.
Successful candidate must be capable of passing medical, dental and overseas screening requirements and must maintain their medical fitness for this position as a condition of employment.
In addition to the following: 1) Strong systems & software engineering and/or database administration process background 2) Prior Database Administration and/or Database Development experience 3) Good communication & Verbal skills 4) Self Starter, ability to multitask, and willingness to adapt to and integrate sovereign country processes and procedures. 5) Familiar with COTS/developed Software (Oracle, SQL and/or Siebel) 6) Must hold an active DoD Secret clearance and be able to obtain and hold Special Access Program (SAP) clearances 7) Must be willing to work off hours, to include 0300-1200, 0700-1600 or 1000-1900, and/or 1500-2400 depending on operational needs when required. 8) Must be willing to travel, to include Squadron deployments for extended periods depending on operational needs. Position may require the ability to perform in an arduous duty environment. 9) Certified in Security+
Desired skills 1) Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to create presentation material for management 2) Familiarity with existing LM products and processes, to include Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) hardware and software 3) Demonstrated database administration skills, to include: a) Experience with importing large data volumes and managing large Oracle and SQLServer databases, be able to execute and troubleshoot database SQL scripts and report/correct finding and issues to the development team. b) Database backups for Disaster Recovery preparation and maintenance on the Oracle databases. Scripts to perform Level 0 and delta (Level 1) backups, full logical export of all database data that collects snapshots of parameter files and checks database for logical and physical corruption c) Database restoration for disaster recovery from most current backups d) Status check scripts to troubleshoot database issues by pulling status of every database on the server, status of the database listener, and provide database system file tampering notification e) Manually install Oracle Critical Patch Updates f) Reviewing V$ tables and DBA views for any issues that may arise g) Locate user session data via the command line h) Performance tuning utilizing SQL commands (without using Oracle Enterprise Manager) i) Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN) experience for backup and recovery to include hot and cold backups. j) Understanding of SQL/PL-SQL language and be able to execute. 4) COTS/developed software skills 5) Software Engineering background and experience 6) Integration & Test experience 7) Completed SSBI within the last 5 years
Williamtown, NSW, Australia The OCONUS Locale: Williamtown is a rural suburb of the Port Stephens Counsel (similar to a county) in the Hunter Valley region of Australian state of New South Wales (NSW). The climate here is just incredible with warm summers and very mild winters. This region of New South Wales is called the Hunter Valley or the Hunter Region and extends from approximately 75 miles to 200 miles to the north of Sydney. Hunter Valley is most commonly known for its wineries and coal industry. Most of the population of the Hunter Region lives within 16 miles of the coast, with 55% of the entire population living in the cities of Newcastle and Lake Macquarie. The total combined population of this region is approximately 620,000. Where can you get to from Williamtown? Port Stephens and its scenic suburbs are 15 to 30 minutes to the north. The scenic coastal city of Newcastle is just 25 minutes to the south. The famous New South Wales capital city of Sydney is about a two hour drive to the southeast.
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Job Location(s): City(s): Beaufort, Edwards Air Force Base, Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Worth, Hill Air Force Base, Luke Air Force Base, Nellis Air Force Base, Orlando, Yuma
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