Karsun Solutions LLC

  • DBA - System Admin

    Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(9/27/2018 11:40 AM)
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    This position supports the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) SSD program. The Karsun team is responsible for the development, maintenance, and enhancement (DM&E) and operation of multiple FAA Systems. All employees must be able to pass a Federal Suitability Check for a position of public trust. The FAA SSD program supports the operations of multiple business applications, as well as development of new applications across different technologies. The Karsun software development team is responsible for the software design and implementation of web applications supporting multiple Business Lines within FAA. Successful candidates are modern web development specialists experienced in translating business requirements into software architecture.  In addition to strong software development skills, ideal candidates have demonstrated experience in working on an Agile Scrum team.



    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.


    Note: Public Trust Clearance required by the FAA. 

    Note: A majority of the staff has the option of 1-2 day remote work


    Required Skills:

    • Ensures the health and performance of multiple data repositories and web servers.
    • Performs database administration tasks, including patching, scheduling, maintenance, backups, and troubleshooting.
    • Performs web administration tasks, including promotions, maintenance, job monitoring, and troubleshooting.
    • Reviews the Windows Security updates, test them and implement the same
    • Manages physical and virtual Windows servers and ensures the availability and stability of systems, environments, and tools.
    • Administers system and database access & security.
    • Closely collaborates with developer, application and architecture teams to understand requirements. Assists in effectively implementing systems, environments, database configurations, and processes with attention to reliability, robustness, and automation.
    • Organizes and coordinates data and process redesign efforts.
    • Other essential duties as assigned.


    • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, math, information sciences or related field; or equivalent experience. Master’s degree preferred.
    • 5 years of experience with Oracle with at least 3 years as a DBA
    • 2-3 years of experience with Microsoft Windows Server Administration.
    • Experience with Hyper-V, PowerShell preferred.
    • Experience with database tuning and optimization preferred.
    • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced and changing environment with multiple concurrent projects/tasks.
    • Highly motivated self-starter having a strong sense of ownership and committed to achieving results.
    • Would be required to work mostly during night shifts.
    • Would be able to lift servers (around 50 lbs) and rack it up


    • Requires a Bachelors Degree in Information systems, business systems, management information systems, IT Management, or other IT degree and a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience
    • Engineering, math, and/or science degrees are acceptable substitute degrees

    For more information on this or any other position, chat one-on-one with our recruiters during our weekly virtual chat event every Thursday at 12:00pm EST.


    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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