ManTech Data Management Support Specialist in Colorado Springs, Colorado

ManTech International Corporation is seeking a qualified candidate to become a Data Management Support Specialist supporting the Transportation Services Administration (TSA) contract under the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). This position requires candidates possess a current and active Secret security clearance to qualify.

In this position, the selected candidate will:

  • Responsible for maintaining the integrity of the Secure Flight system data. Receives, inspects, validates, transforms, cleanses, and loads data received in a variety of formats (e.g., Excel, CVS, XML) from a variety of sources (e.g., air carriers, federal organizations). Identifies erroneous or anomalous data and takes actions to correct or remove errors in order to restore data sets to reliable levels.

  • Provides support to Systems Management and Operations teams by troubleshooting application and data problems and fulfilling data requests. Supports the Secure Flight Technology branch by assisting with performance tuning, troubleshooting, and data application investigations.

  • Supports the operational mission during all maintenance and deployment activities by preparing and verifying the production environments with critical application and data testing.

  • Captures and reports on all data management activities. Tracks data-related issues, problems, and performance metrics for historical reporting purposes.


Requires Bachelor s degree (in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or related field) or equivalent, and two to four years of related experience.

Skill Requirements include:

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures

  • Ability to work independently

  • Participate in on-call support

  • Possess a passion for TSA s mission of fighting terrorism

  • Ability to perform at a high level in a mission critical and dynamic work environment

  • Five or more years of practical knowledge in server operating systems, the command line interface, batch/shell scripting in Microsoft Server and UNIX/Linux environments.

  • Advanced knowledge of information technology and data management processes including following a change control process and related procedures.

  • Strong analytical and problem skills including the ability to apply reason, logic and critical thinking in order to gather, analyze, manipulate data, identify, isolate and correct data errors. Use these skills to determine root cause and impact of data anomalies.

  • Knowledge of Structured Query Language (SQL) and industry-standard relational database management systems (RDBMS) including IBM DB2, and Oracle. Intermediate skills in database administration activities including implementation, testing and managing mission-critical databases at an enterprise level. Use these skills to conduct SQL queries and data analyses using joins, unions, aggregate functions, and other techniques.

  • Certifications could include: Security+, ITIL Foundation, Linux+, Red Hat Certified System Administrator, IBM DB2 9/10.x Database Associate, MCSA: SQL Server, MCSA: SQL, MTA, Security+, MCSE: Data Management and Analytics, MCSE: Data Platform, DB2 10.x Database Administrator for LUW, Oracle Database 1x(10/11/12)g Administrator Certificate Associate, Oracle Database Foundations Certified Junior Associate.


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For more than 40 years, ManTech employees have been solving complex problems for the national security community. We are comprised of approximately 10,000 talented employees around the world. We adhere to the simple, no-nonsense values on which ManTech was founded more than four decades ago, aligning squarely with the mission objectives of our customers. As our customer base continues to expand and diversify, we continue to diversify our workforce and solutions. Half our employees have a military background, and more than 70 percent hold a government security clearance. As a leading provider of innovative technology services and solutions for the nation's defense, security, space, and intelligence communities; we hold nearly 1,000 active contracts with more than 40 different government agencies.

ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Waretime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.

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