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Database Manager, Scientific / 252
Ref No.: 17-04365
Location: Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
Job Description -

TASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:
  • Provide support for customization and expansion of scientific data and knowledge management systems, integration of existing and new data sources, and assistance with DevOps.
  • Provide software solutions in support of the management, discovery and access of Client scientific data, metadata and knowledge(SDMK).
  • Support and maintain SDKM solutions, including but not limited to relational database systems, the iRODS data management middleware technology, and other data systems such as Graph databases, NoSQL databases, and indexing systems.
  • Provide guidance and support for interoperability of Client SDMK systems internally and with external SDMK systems used to support research.
  • Design and implement new SDMK management services.
  • Draft work products and documents to support training in SDMK management; generate user-friendly tools and procedures.
  • Provide technical guidance and assistance in evaluating, customizing, and applying both open source and commercial SDMK management systems used for supporting research.
  • Examine, evaluate, test, and provide critical assessment of new and emerging software tools for the tasks of managing, sharing, accessing, preserving, and discovering SDMK.
  • Design and maintain software solutions that are, or can be, deliverable components of SDKM solutions, ensuring that critical, high-demand applications are available for use.
  • Support and maintain commercial scientific software and freeware relevant to SDMK at Client.
  • Provide technical guidance and assistance around DevOps practices and technologies, working with other Client groups to operationalize SDMK solutions.
  • Conduct usage reporting to support capacity and usage planning; prepare reports and offer solutions supporting ongoing needs assessment and strategic planning related to SDMK systems.
  • Attend group meetings with scientists and diverse technology specialists; present findings to individuals and groups.
  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Library Science, Bioinformatics, Engineering or a related discipline; two (2) years of specialized experience plus a Bachelor's degree is equivalent to a Master's degree.
  • Minimum of two (2) years of related experience, desirable in a biomedical setting
  • Demonstrated experience creating, customizing, and supporting varied and complex scientific data and knowledge management and processing tasks.
  • Demonstrated experience in administering SDMK systems, including relational database. Experience with other systems, e.g., iRODS, NoSQL data systems, indexing systems is desired.
  • Demonstrated experience with practices and technologies associated with DevOps.
  • Demonstrated experience in configuring, customizing, and extending SDMK systems with custom software, scripts, and reports.
  • Demonstrated fluency working in Windows and Linux environments and broad familiarity working in a scientific computing environment.
  • Demonstrated programming/scripting ability in Java, C/C++, and Python.
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.

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About our Company: -
22nd Century Technologies, Incorporated (TSCTI) is a government focused Services and Solutions provider. Appraised at CMMi Level 3, certified as ISO 9001, ISO 20000, and ISO 27001, TSCTI has over 19 years of experience providing solutions and services to various Federal, State, and Commercial and Local agencies. TSCTI has won over 120 Prime Federal Contracts with a mix of 70/30 DoD and Civilian contracts. Our federal client list includes US Air Force, Army, Navy, DLA, DLI, Marine Corps, DIA, FBI, USDA, DOE, DOT, DOL and many other agencies. In addition, we are serving 150+ Prime Contracts with State and Local government in 49 states.
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