Database Administrator Intern

internship - full time,

Sgt Incorporated
Sioux Falls, SD
Closed
Posted 90 Days ago
Sgt Incorporated
Sioux Falls, SD
internship - full time,
Posted 90 Days ago
Closed

Description

Database Administrator Intern SGT Inc Sioux Falls, SD Posted 29 days ago Job Snapshot Full-Time Other Great Industries Information Technology Job Competition 7 Applicants How Do You Compare to the Competition? Get facts about other applicants with a CareerBuilder Account Sign Up Job Description This unique opportunity is open to juniors, seniors, and graduate students pursuing a career in Computer Science or Management Information Systems (MIS). This internship opportunity will provide the applicant entry-level experience with progressive responsibility and experience. The work will be hands-on support of the various missions at the EROS (Earth Resources Observation and Science) Center (http://eros.usgs.gov/), located near Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The Database Administrator intern(s) will be assigned a mentor. The interns will telecommute from campus with travel to the EROS Center as their schedule permits and as the project requires. It is expected that the selected interns will work on site at EROS during school breaks, and/or during the summer months. This position holds potential for full-time employment upon graduation, pending project funding. Education: Working towards a Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems (MIS) or a related discipline and graduating in 2019 or 2020. Experience: 0-2 years related experience is desired. Core Responsibilities: * Perform work under the direct supervision of project management as well as senior and principle database administrators * Perform database administration, installation, maintenance, and proper licensing of systems, including installation of database software, patches, and upgrades * Perform database backup and recovery duties, establish standards and schedules for database backups, develop and test recovery procedures for each database, and ensure backup schedules meet the recovery requirements * Install, upgrade, and configure Oracle/PostgreSQL, MySQL and Cassandra and related tools * Monitor database and hardware activity, provide and implement server and SQL tuning recommendations to meet service level goals. * Maintain the integrity of Project databases and ensure that the security requirements for the database servers are met * Write and debug shell scripts and database programs that enhance the utility of systems and provide an effective user interface to other systems * Provide and maintain current documentation of databases, database configurations, administrative tools, and procedures for implementation/adaptation of products and services. * Provide database expertise to software developers and participate in peer reviews of database code and design * Maintain a current awareness of database industry trends and uses to enhance support provided to the Project staff * Perform research and development in anticipation of technological database system innovations * Perform other work as assigned to ensure the success of the team Special Skills / Requirements: * Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills * Ability to work independently as well as part of a team * Basic knowledge of systems engineering * Critical thinking * Analytical performance analysis * Learn new technologies and tools rapidly * Effective ability to organize and prioritize tasks * Proficient in using MS Office Suite (Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Project) * Experience in one or more databases such as Oracle and / or PostgreSQL Candidates must have strong technical knowledge, excellent communication skills, and a teamwork emphasis. Candidates must also be able to integrate into a highly-skilled Team. The candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a national agency check and background investigation after hire to obtain a badge for facility access and user accounts. This position will be posted to the career opportunities listing on the SGT website (http://www.sgt-inc.com/careers). This position may be filled by a SGT teammate on the TSSC Contract. Please apply on line. SGT is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/m/f/disabled/veteran. Job ID: 21226 Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this Job. CAREERBUILDER TIP For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more. By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions. SGT Inc ------------ SGT Inc Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies, Inc. (SGT), an aerospace services company, was founded in 1994 by Harold Stinger and Dr. Kam Ghaffarian. We are headquartered in Greenbelt, Maryland with locations throughout the country. We are dedicated to customer satisfaction and providing high quality support in the areas of Engineering, Science, Project Management and Information Technology. SGT is ISO 9001:2000 and CMMI Level 3 certified. Contact Info * Sioux Falls, SD View Company Profile

Skills

microsoft powerpoint, teamwork, databases, mysql, oracle, database administration, computer science, shell scripting, postgresql, microsoft excel, research, microsoft word, project management, microsoft access, software development

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