top of page

Senior Principal Database Engineer 114-007


See a complete list of our open positions

Apply at the Bottom of the Page

IC-CAP LLC is a Woman Owned / HUBZone Small Business working in the Department of Defense and Intelligence Community.  We are always looking for highly talented, energetic, and dynamic professionals that are interested in protecting the defense of our nation.  

Some of the positions are future positions.  Please look at the opening line of the job description to determine if this is an open or future position.


Our positions are not remote unless stated in the job description below.

We are looking to fill this position at the following location(s):

    Herndon, VA

Job Description

Senior Principal Database Engineer:

The selected candidate will work within a cross-functional Scrum team with experience supporting data management processes, database engineering and management; designing, developing, maintaining, and enhancing database systems

Job Duties:

  • Database engineering and management activities associated with high volume, multi-format data management services.

  • Designs large-scale data management solutions including developing efficient storage, indexing, and access approaches.

  • Updates data enterprise architecture models (if needed) and data abstraction layer to enable access to new data sources.

  • Designs and implements indexing strategies for ingested data.

  • Designs and implements storage and indexing strategies across the multiple repositories to provide efficient storage and retrieval.

  • Supports design and development of data access APIs.

Basic Qualifications:

  • DoD Approved Clearance and Poly

  • Experience with Postgres, SQL, PL/pgSQL.

  • Experience installing application software in an operational environment.

  • Experience with Agile, AWS, RDBMS technology, Elasticsearch, Linux.

  • Security+

  • DoD Approved Clearance and Poly


  • Knowledge of data modeling, Cameo

  • Familiarity with NoSQL technology (Hadoop and/or EMR)

  • CentOS System Administration

  • Linux

Education and Experience:

Staff (Level 5):

  • 14+ Years with BS

  • 12+ Years with Masters

  • 9+ Years with PhD

  • + additional 4 yrs without degree

Senior Principal (Level 4):

  • 9+ Years with BS

  • 7+ Years with Masters

  • 4+ Years with PhD

  • + additional 4 yrs without degree

Principal (Level 3):

  • 5+ Years with BS

  • 3+ Years with Masters

  • 0 Years with PhD

  • + additional 4 yrs without degree

Associate (Level 2):

  • 2+ Years with BS

  • 0 Years with Masters

  • + additional 4 yrs without degree

You are applying for the position of 
Senior Principal Database Engineer 114-007
Upload Your Resume
bottom of page