AECOM Database Technician in Norfolk, Virginia

Business Line Government

Position Title Database Technician

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

  • This position is contingent upon contract award

  • AECOM is seeking a database technician to join our team in Virginia. The successful candidate will design, develop and implement database applications to accommodate a variety of user needs including supporting the Naval Education and Training at Virginia Beach in converting training course content for Block Learning using Authoring Instructional Materials (AIM) Content Planning and Learning Object Modules (CPM/LOM) software.

Responsibilities include:

  1. Must have the capability to structure course content in both a database and XML display that facilitates content through a browser-based template.

  2. Support data entry in Content Planning and Learning Object Modules (CPM/LOM).

  3. Support other data entry as required.

  4. Integrate databases, spreadsheets, and other tools together.

  5. Analyze and determine informational needs and elements, data relationships and attributes, proposed manipulation, data flow and storage requirements and data output and reporting capabilities.

  6. Define logical attributes and inter-relationships and assist with designing routine data structures to accommodate database production, storage, maintenance and accessibility.

  7. Test design applications utilizing database management software or general programming software.

  8. Install, implement and support of standard systems within the user base.

  9. Set up and test different design scenarios early in the system development life cycle as part of the process of validating the suitability of proposed design alternatives.

  10. May perform database modeling, simulation and analysis.

  11. Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

  • BS in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Software Engineering, or a BS degree in a quantitative discipline (i.e., Mathematics, or Engineering)

  • Three (3) years continuous experience with increasing responsibilities in information systems or network design and implementation in broad-based information technology settings using contemporary information systems tools and methodologies. Three (3) years’ experience in database maintenance and development (MS Access, as a minimum), with Cold Fusion and XML expertise.

  • Good written communication skills; working knowledge of word-processing and integrated software applications; organizational skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work are required.

  • Position may require travel. 

  • Position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Former U.S. Navy Training Experience.

  • Familiarity with the Navy Education and Training Center’s End-to-End Training Development Process.

  • There is no relocation or housing assistance available for this position; local candidates will be given first consideration.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Military Support

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 190874BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.