TEDS Database Architect

Locations Atkins, VA
                Blacksburg, VA

Start Date Immediate

The Database Architect will be responsible for designing scalable data architecture that meets our business goals, maintaining databases by determining structural requirements, and developing and installing solutions.


  • Determine database structural requirements by analyzing client operations and evaluating current systems
  • Develop database solutions by designing proposed system, defining database physical structure and functional capabilities, security, back-up, and recovery specifications
  • Coordinate installation of database systems and document actions
  • Maintain database performance by identifying and resolving production and application development problems, calculating optimum values for parameters, removing and deleting old data, and evaluating, integrating, and installing new releases
  • Provides database support by coding utilities, responding to user questions, and resolving problems
  • Prepare users by conducting training
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks, and participating in professional organizations


  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or related field
  • 5 years database architecture experience
    • Data Analysis, Migration, Modeling, and Integration
    • Design, development, management and security of databases, data warehouses and multidimensional databases
  • Experience with team-based software development environment
  • Possess strong analytical, organizational, communication, and leadership skills
  • Must be a US Citizen

Nov 2, 2013