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Database Administrator - Oracle 

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Req Number KGS20-0052  
Category Information Technology  
Division Koniag Government Services  
Location KGS Fort Collins, CO  

Koniag Government Services is looking for a Database Administrator - Oracle to join our team in support of a federal client located in Fort Collins, CO. Pursuant to PL 93-638, as amended, Preference will be given to qualified applicants who are a member of a Federally Recognized Native American Tribe.

We offer competitive compensation and an extraordinary benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401K with company matching, flexible spending accounts, paid holidays, three weeks paid time off, and more.

Essential Functions:

  • Participates in the analysis and design of new application database systems and/or modifications or changes to existing systems. Performs database research and analysis and provides recommendations for the most productive use of the variety of computer resources.
  • Performs capacity planning and management of database environments and recommends expansion/replacement of existing hardware and software components utilizing latest state-of-the-art hardware and software available from a wide range of commercial vendors.
  • Designs and implements high availability, clustered database systems in conjunction with other application technical representative.
  • Installs, upgrades, patches, maintains, monitors, performs tuning of all databases using database management/monitoring tools.
  • Designs and implements database backup and recovery and daily operational procedures in support of hosted database systems. Performs database restores and recovery, participates in annual Disaster Recovery exercises and documents procedures and test results.
  • Troubleshoots and resolves technical problems and provides second level on-call support. Performs research for problems, defines solutions, performs research for problems, defines solutions, and coordinates implementation of solution with staff and customers.
  • Assists security staff in conducting, internal system reviews and audits in accordance with defined policy/procedures to ensure system/component settings remain in order as specified by security guidelines and STIGS. Provide applicable document as resolution of security findings. Performs and documents database level auditing and tracking. Maintain required audit review logs.
  • Ensures SLA availability windows are met for all databases. Writes and submits after-action reviews to for database outages that occur outside of the defined maintenance window.
  • Manages and responds to IT requests via Trouble Ticket System in accordance with customer SLA requirements.
  • Manages and maintains IT system changes via Change Request System in accordance with NBC Change Management Policy and Procedures.
  • Are available for participation in on-call schedule for technical out of hours support. The individual on-call is available during off-hours to resolve priority problems according to published procedures.
Position Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Expert level experience with Oracle versions 11g R2 and 12c
  • Experience with Oracle Golden Gate
  • Expert level experience with RMAN

Working Environment & Conditions

This position is primarily indoors, consistent with a standard office position and has a noise level of mostly low to moderate. The incumbent is required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to manipulate, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. The work load may require the incumbent to sit for extended periods of time. The incumbent must be able to read, perform simple math calculations and withstand moderate amounts of stress. The incumbent must occasionally lift and/or move items that weigh up to 25 lbs. Specific vision abilities required for the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Our Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

The company is an equal opportunity employer. The company shall not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender or gender identity (except where gender is a bona fide occupational qualification), national origin, age, disability, military/veteran status, marital status, genetic information or any other factor protected by law.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity in all decisions related to employment, promotion, wages, benefits and all other privileges, terms and conditions of employment.

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About our Company

Koniag Government Services (KGS) is an Alaska Native Owned corporation supporting the values and traditions of our native communities through an agile employee and corporate culture that delivers Enterprise Solutions, Professional Services and Operational Management to Federal Government Agencies. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Koniag, we apply our proven commercial solutions to a deep knowledge of Defense and Civilian missions to provide forward leaning technical, professional, and operational solutions. KGS enables successful mission outcomes for our customers through solution-oriented business partnerships and a commitment to exceptional service delivery. We ensure long-term success with a continuous improvement approach while balancing the collective interests of our customers, employees, and native communities. For more information, please visit


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