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Senior Database Administrator

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Date: Jan 5, 2019

Location: Falls Church, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 35310 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Senior Database Administrator to join our team in Falls Church, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).



The Senior Database Administrator is responsible for maintaining existing product releases, new feature development and working with our support team to solve customer issues. This role requires strong debugging and problem-solving skills. You will be a key part of the team and will be responsible for delivering high quality solutions and always be looking for ways to improve products and processes.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Experience working with database architecture and schema for very large databases (think Terabytes!) and very large tables (think Gigabytes)
  • Partitioned Tables/Indexes (Switching/Merging/Splitting)
  • Performance tuning/code debugging
  • Hierarchical datasets
  • Building and maintaining SSIS packages
  • Building and maintaining SSAS cubes
  • Building and maintaining production SQL jobs
  • Building and maintaining SQL reports using SSRS

This position requires US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.



  • Bachelor's Degree (or higher) in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years of experience Microsoft SQL Server database development experience
  • 2+ years of experience with ERwin
  • 1+ years of experience with SSIS and/or SSAS
  • Demonstrated ability to make accurate level of effort (LOE) estimates
  • Demonstrated knowledge of T-SQL, including transactions, (begin..try, merge, common table expressions, ROW_NUMBER/OVER, bulk insert, filtering and/or covering indexes, computed columns)
  • Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours (if necessary) to accomplish business objectives


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of replication (transactional) and clustering
  • Experience with Agile development, software and web development technologies (e.g. C#, ASP.NET) is desired
  • Experience with building and maintaining SSAS cubes preferred, but not necessary
  • Excellent statistical analysis skills, ability to research and analyze various different types of data information, and to effectively manage the delivery of that data
  • A passion for, and unyielding pursuit of good, clean and standardized code
  • Ability to make decisions under pressure
  • Effective communicators with the ability to maintain honest and open communication at all times with individuals at all levels internally



This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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