Senior Database Architect

Job Locations US
Requisition ID
Position Category
Database Administration / Development / Programming
Defense Mission & Health Solutions


We are hiring a Senior Database Architect. The person who fills this role will be expected to perform the following:



  • Provide support in mission applications planning and strategy by focusing on functional applications capabilities and maturity
  • Design, develop, and maintain data models to support data warehouse and data analytics solutions, incorporating industry best practices and standards
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to gather requirements, define data models, and establish data management processes that enable effective decision-making and analytics
  • Develop data model structures for the data visualization platforms that allow for standardized reporting, tracking of the recruiting processes, and more rigorous or strategic-level analysis use cases
  • Design and develop business intelligence tools using the designated BI platform to meet reporting requirements
  • Understand customer needs, services and core missions and match them with best-in-class technology and processes
  • Lead and participate in key discussions around program changes from both business and technical requirements perspectives
  • Collaborate with Government leadership and industry partners to help identify and drive innovative solutions resulting in overall improved performance and cost reductions.


Candidates will have the following experience:

  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Data Science, or a related field, and a minimum of 10 years (MS 10, Phd 7) of experience in IT with 4 years of experience in data architecture, data modeling, or data management
  • BS 10-12, MS 8-10, Phd 5-7
  • Experience with AWS Cloud
  • Experience using Infrastructure as Code, including Terraform, CloudFormation
  • Ability to function in an agile DevSecOps environment.
  • In-depth knowledge of data modeling, database design, and data management best practices
  • Familiarity with various data storage and processing technologies, such as relational databases, NoSQL databases, and big data platforms (e.g., Hadoop, Spark).
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams and effectively manage stakeholder relationships
  • DoD Secret Clearance 


Desired qualifications:

  • Experience with scripting languages, including PowerShell and Bash
  • Knowledge of Agile methodology

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Target Salary Range

$112,000 - $179,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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