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Technatomy Corporation Database Administrator Senior - 2133 in Lakewood, Colorado

SUMMARY OF PROGRAM/PROJECT:Under the DOI's Interior Business Center (IBC), The Personnel andPayroll Systems Division (PPSD) is responsible for designing,developing, implementing, supporting, and maintaining manyadministrative computer systems that are used by Federal government clients.The Federal Personnel and Payroll System (FPPS) is PPSDs state-of-the-artpersonnel and payroll system that interfaces with many other Governmentcomputer systems. FPPS services almost 300,000 users in numerous Federalagencies and commissions. FPPS is written in Software AGs Natural legacyprogramming language; the database is ADABAS. Software AGs NaturalOneprogramming interface is also being used for specific FPPS-related projects.FPPSs ADABAS is written in NATURAL, a fourth-generation programming language.As a senior DBA, he/she will serve as the technical expert for theADABASDatabase Management System (DBMS) AND Oracle databases and will beable to design and maintain both ADABAS and Oracle databases within the PPSDand its sub departmental branch, the Technology Systems Management Branch(TSMBPOSITION DESCRIPTION (Duties and Responsibilities):ADABASServes as a member of the Database group who maintainexisting ADABAS databaseenvironments (utilities, query packages, application and systemsecurity, job control language, operating procedures, applicationtuning, software release control, stress testing, prototypes,systemsoftware upgrades, and application software upgrades)Serves as a senior information technology specialist in the design,development, adaptation, and implementation of the Federal Personnel andPayroll System (FPPS)Designs and creates internal program structures of files and recordsandappropriate database components and determines detail sequence of actionsinprogram/database logicIntegrates supporting software packages into FPPSAnalyzes specifications and designs appropriate subsystems/componentsforintegration within the overall systemPrepares Database related technicalprogram specifications based on therequirements and investigates feasibilityof alternate design approachesDevelops prototype subsystems, applicationdevelopment tools, and DBMS tools.ORACLEAlso serves as the application Oracle DBA supporting Oracle Applicationsoperating in Unix/Linuxenvironments, performing research and support formultiple development and production environments which include: supportOracle Workflow and supporting infrastructure, Oracle Portal, ApplicationDesktop tier, and HTTP serverServes as a member of the Database group who maintainexisting Oracle databaseenvironments (maintenance, monitoring, performance tuning, patchmanagement, and backup and recovery of databases, Oracle Applicationtools, query packages, application and database security, UNIXscripts, operation procedures, software release control, and stresstesting supProvide support for prospective customers and customer implementationsAssures that all applicable supporting documentation and files/programs aredevelopedEnsures Branch-established methodologies and standards are beingfollowedwithin the Branch to meet Division goalsProvides technical assistance to all members of the Branch, and technicaldatabase guidance to Personnel and PayrollSystems Division programming staffKNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:Knowledge of Payroll/Personnel Systems helpful but not requiredKnowledge of Natural ADABAS database environmentKnowledge of Oracle database environmentKnowledge of IBM Mainframe/Z/OS environmentKnowledge of Legacy waterfall methodologyAbility to work in team-oriented environmentInterpersonal and communication skills, to navigate and manage customerexpectationsEDUCATION (Minimum Requirements):Bachelors Degree and/or 10 years of experienceWORK LOCATIONLakewood, ColoradoTechnatomy Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy ofTechnatomy Corporation to afford equal employment opportunity regardless ofrace, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, maritalstatus, disability or vetera

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