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Database Architect in Springfield, VA at ManTech

Date Posted: 12/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Group: MSS

Clearance Level Needed: TS/SCI

Shift: Day

Category: Information Technology

This position will support the INSCOM G4 Global Intelligence Logistics contract, previously Worldwide Logistics Support.

Essential Job Duties:
  • Provides software related advice and consultation to supported INSCOM or Intelligence Community organizations on the use of commercial and unique software programs associated with administrative, technical mission data management, and dissemination of information.
  • Provides consultation support to all Task Order customers on the use of commercial and proprietary software programs associated with mission data management and dissemination of information including readiness of mission operations.
  • Develops, design and implement within a .NET Framework and SQL databases, automated tools for all Task Order customers.
  • Reviews proposed changes to assess impact to Common Operating Picture (COP) or related portal/databases reliability and readiness and ensure economic and efficient availability of data within appropriate safeguards.
  • Develops expertise in use of automated tools for overall portal design and implementation. Ensure that documentation is complete and up-to-date. Develop procedures relating to underlying databases and application security including procedures by which access is authorized, enabled, changed and withdrawn.
  • Develops procedures for periodic COP or related portal/databases backup.
  • Applies advanced technical knowledge, clearly exceeding the knowledge conveyed within the normal scope of vocational training, to solve unusually complex problems (i.e., those that typically cannot be solved solely by reference to manufacturers& manuals or similar documents) in working on intelligence systems unique to US military and DoD operations.
  • Conducts analysis, design, code, testing and documentation of software enhancements to existing software baselines running on military command and control systems, defense communications and complex intelligence systems in support of US military operations.
  • Assists with planning, development and application of computer hardware and software configurations specific to ISR systems.
  • Performs a variety of software engineering duties, including benchmarking, testing and validation of software changes and quality control of Intelligence systems software.
  • Performs in-depth studies, trend evaluations, statistical analysis and computer hardware/software vendor evaluations relating to supported or future systems and architectures as required by the customer.
  • Provides day-to-day consultation support to all computer systems or functions including mission operations and reviews proposed changes to assess impact to software configurations. Produce reports and records relating to the above as well as, maintaining and updating all software programs including Government developed and commercially procured programs.

Position Requirements:

  • Possess the ability to liaison with software engineering departments in an effort to maintain immediate response to critical requirements resulting from analysis of current specification data on assigned systems.
  • Command of fluent English (written and oral).


Security Requirements:
  • US Citizenship, Top Secret (TS) security clearance with Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) with eligibility for Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) indoctrination.

Job Requirements

Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field from an accredited college/university plus ten years of experience in a related field involving software innovation, changes and upgrades of major security systems and certification in the following:
    • MS Windows Certification
    • CCNA
    • VMWare Certified Professional (VCP)
    • NetApp
    • CISCO
  • Support program management or site management office in a technical role. A minimum of three years' experience in system level programming in the current version of UNIX or Windows operating systems and programming experience with software languages such as C, C++ and other related software applications.
  • A minimum of three years' experience in web and/or portal development projects.
  • Experience in performing full life cycle software development to include requirements analysis, software design and system development, software maintenance in time sensitive, signals analysis or scientific computing.
  • Experience in developing system and subsystem preliminary and detailed design, design implementation and system integration and testing for all software applications. Participate in software requirement reviews, preliminary and critical design, integration readiness reviews and software acceptance reviews.