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Senior Database Specialist 2021-U-806

Denver, CO · Government/Military
Join ICES on a new contract supporting USGS as a Senior Database Specialist. These positions are located in Denver, CO.
 
As a Senior Database Specialist, specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Duties:
•    Develop, manage and administer databases
•    Identify the needs of the end user and set up databases to meet the data needs of the user
•    Transfer data, test the effectiveness of databases, modify and adjust database performance and queries
•    Resolve database problems
•    Ensure the security of the database, especially if the database is connected to the Internet.
•    Apply standard database procedures and detailed knowledge of pertinent subject matter in a program area
•    Perform such duties as: develop, modify, and maintain assigned database; design and implement modifications to the interrelation of files and records within database(s) in consultations with higher level staff; monitor the operation of assigned database and respond to problems by diagnosing and correcting errors in logic; and implement and/or maintain assigned portions of a scientific database project, applying established scientific database techniques to well-defined mathematical, statistical, engineering, or other scientific problems usually requiring the translation of mathematical notation into processing logic and code

Required Qualifications:
•    Bachelor’s degree in related technical or scientific field
•    A minimum of 7-10 years demonstrated experience in the field or related area

Desired Qualifications:
•    Master’s degree or higher in related technical or scientific fields
•    Prior experience supporting USGS programs
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