Database Administrator

IT & Security United States Herndon, Virginia


Tyler Technologies Federal Division is looking to hire for an experienced Database Administrator with an active security clearance that is local to Herndon, VA.  Our Database Administrator is responsible for the overall deployment, management and maintenance of information databases and web servers used to operate Tyler central applications. The DBA will also partner with technical groups to ensure that database performance is not hindered, and performance standards adhere to service level agreements set with the enterprise.


  • Perform manual as well as scheduled/automated backups and restores of Production and non-production databases
  • Utilize industry standard tools, cloud service provider native portals and features, and/or other third-party client approved tools necessary to provide operations, maintenance, and migration support services
  • Write database queries for MSSQL, Oracle, and PostgreSQL
  • Support day-to-day operations and management of an enterprise-level development, testing and production database management systems
  • Deploy, configure, manage, and test installations, upgrades, replication, backup and recovery of current databases
  • Monitor user access and performance of the database systems, provide incident support and analysis services, provide log and error reporting information to colleagues, customer, and support organizations as necessary to resolve user impacting issues
  • Helps to create and maintain documentation for cloud database operations in accordance with industry standards and best practices
  • Participates in after business hours and weekend maintenance windows and on-call rotation is required



  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, MIS, software engineering, or similar degree, or comparable work experience
  • 3-5+ years' of experience as a DBA -- MS SQL and/or Oracle preferred; PostgreSQL can also be utilized
  • Motivated and curious, with a drive to provide quick and professional service
  • Selected candidate must have a minimum of an active Secret clearance to meet Federal client requirements