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Database Administrator- Afghanistan

Req #: 128273
Location: Kandahar, KAN AF
Job Category: Information Technology Group
Minimum Clearance Required: Top Secret

Job Description

CACI has an excellent opportunity for a Database Administrator.  This position directly supports Special Operations activities within the DoD and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).   Employees will have the opportunity to work alongside military members from each of the US service components and with NATO forces currently serving in Afghanistan.  Living expenses are minimal as meals and lodging are provided at no cost.  Employees may also qualify for an annual tax exemption of more than $100K based upon total time spent overseas.  In addition, visa expenses will be reimbursed and transportation to and from Afghanistan is provided at no cost.    The SQL Server Database Administrator will work on a small SharePoint team to ensure continuity of services.  This individual will administer SQL Server databases on two classified networks that are used for SharePoint 2013.   Responsibilities: - Conducts upgrade of Microsoft SQL Server databases as necessary. - Establishes quality control and auditing processes of databases to ensure accurate and appropriate use of data and disk space. - Troubleshoots production problems related to SharePoint applications. - Designs, implements and maintains complex databases with respect to access methods, access time, device allocation, validation checks, organization, protection and security, and documentation. - Responsible for building and deploying updates working with several environments and QA process. - Backups, restores, and recovery planning and implementation   Required:                 - Security + CE Certification or higher - Secret Clearance or higher - The candidate must also have ONE of the following computing environment certs: A+ Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) - Windows Server 2008 Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) - Windows Server 2012 Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) - Business Intelligence Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) - Server Infrastructure Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) - Private Cloud Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) Spectrum-Certified Engineer (SCE) - 7+ years of experience as Database Administrator for SQL Server - 5+ years of experience maintaining and managing database server - 2+ years of experience designing and deploying SQL Server 2016 database and Reporting Service experience - Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative team with adjusting priorities and deadlines Desired Skills: - Experience with the following technologies: .NET core, HTML 5, Bootstrap - Microsoft SQL Certification in version 2016 - MCSE in Data / Business Intelligence - 5+ years of relevant experience in software development, with a Bachelor's in Computer Science, Engineering or other Technical degree preferred - SQL Server Database Administration: 5 years - SQL Server 2016 Database Configuration and Development: 2 years - Experience with Microsoft SQL Server 2012 always on availability groups - Experience with Microsoft SQL Server mirroring - Experience in Transact SQL (T-SQL) - Bachelor‘s Degree - CISSP certification    

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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