Radiant Solutions

  • Database Engineer

    Job Location US-VA-McLean
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/10/2018 3:53 PM)
    # of Openings
  • Responsibilities

    Radiant Solutions has immediate need for a qualified Database Engineer to work in the Northern VA area. 

    • Work with scientists, engineers and analysts to create innovative solutions using the latest open-source database technology to ingest
    • Store and access extremely large and disparate datasets 
    • Develop capabilities to fuse, analyze and exploit the information


    • Working knowledge of PostgreSQL databases
    • Ability to implement relational theory concepts such as Data Normalization, de-normalization, data modeling, entity relationship diagraming
    • Working knowledge of PostgreSQL features (table sizing, indexes, triggers, views, extensions, planner/optimizer, Multiversion concurrency control (MVCC), and partitions and the ability to set-up core configurations (buffers, connections, memory, cache size, etc.)
    • Knowledge of Oracle database concepts
    • Knowledge of NoSQL database concepts such as HDFS, mongoDB
    • Familiarity to cloud-based database solutions
    • Knowledge of big data concepts such as Hadoop, Big Table, Accumulo with experience developing for both SQL and NoSQL databases
    • TS/SCI with Poly



    Join our company whose purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet. Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most.


    We are a new organization but no company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset. Our heritage companies, MDA Information Systems, RadiantBlue, DigitalGlobe Intelligence Solutions, and HumanGeo are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technology and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems.


    We offer an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account, and tuition assistance.  Radiant Solutions values diversity in the work place and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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