Karsun Solutions LLC

  • Senior Database Administrator

    Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
    Posted Date 1 week ago(5/15/2018 2:59 PM)
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    Karsun Solutions LLC is in the business of solving problems. Since 2009 as a premier consulting services company with a culture of innovation, Karsun offers a portfolio of Enterprise Modernization services to both civilian and defense Federal agencies. Karsun’s list of strong clientele includes U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. General Services Administration, and the Federal Aviation Administration. Karsun combines years of institutional knowledge with a deep commitment to customer relationships, on every project.





    • Installation, configuration and upgrading of Oracle server database management software (version 12c) and related products such as Oracle Enterprise Manager.
    • Manage patches and software upgrades
    • Establish and maintain backup and recovery policies and procedures
    • Monitor and maintain the health of the databases and database server environments
    • Implement and maintain database security (user management, role management)
    • Perform database tuning and performance monitoring
    • Design, Develop and implement databases
    • Develop Conceptual Data Model, Logical Data Model, Physical Data Model
    • Support application development teams with database queries, troubleshooting and optimization
    • Prepare and maintain database documentation and standards and present technical briefings to the customer
    • Plan growth and changes (capacity planning)
    • Assist in leading migration from Oracle to Postgre and/or MySQL

    • Willingness to learn new technologies like Postgre, MySQL, and AWS RDS


    NOTE: This position allows remote work location with 2 days a week on-site at our Herndon Office

    NOTE: This is a full-time, direct hire opportunity. No C2H or C2C hires.


    Required Skills:
    • Experience with the following:
       o Installation, Configuration and administration of Oracle server databases
       o Database Administration on Production Servers with server configuration, monitoring, performance tuning and maintenance with outstanding troubleshooting capabilities
       o Oracle Replication, Backup/Recovery, Disaster recovery and planning.
       o Batch processes, Import, Export, Backup, Database Monitoring tools and Application support.
       o Setup of security policies
       o Logical and physical data base modeling with UML and ERWIN tools
       o Support for application development teams,
       o Support for Certification and Accreditation process
       o Writing SOPs , Operations manuals
       o Capacity Planning
       o Identify and proactively resolve issues that could impact system performance, reliability and usability.
    • Experience operating in traditional and agile project models
    • Strong Interpersonal skills to resolve problems in a professional manner, lead working groups, negotiate, and create consensus.
    • Experience in managing, maintaining, patching, upgrading and ensuring operational continuity of the Oracle (DBMS) and associated components using the following Oracle products:
       o Oracle Enterprise Manager
       o Oracle Data Guard.
       o Oracle Recovery Manager
       o Oracle RAC implementation

    • Experience with either MySQL or Postgre

    Desired Skills:

    • Database architecture and implementation experience in a cloud environment 
    • Quick grasp of technical details at a system and component level
    • Oracle Certified mainly in the areas of administration, performance and tuning, or implementation
    • Experience with AWS and RDS
    • Experience with AWS Schema Conversation Tool (SCT) and Data Migration Service (DMS)

    Qualifications (Education/Experience)

    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related technical field
    • At least 7-10 years of working experience with Oracle server database management software and related products

    NOTE: Successful EOD/Public Trust clearance is required to start.



    Karsun Solutions is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information


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