MySQL Developer/Database Administrator

Washington, District of Columbia
Praxis Inc. engineers aerospace capabilities for problems of national interest. Our core competencies are system engineering, mechanical and electrical systems, spaceflight qualification and testing, software engineering, cybersecurity, robotics, and program management. We solve challenging problems, provide competitive salaries, and offer excellent benefits. Looking for a career with purpose? Come and join the Praxis team!


    • Work with principal programmers to build internal, PHP/MySQL framework
    • Maintain and improve core functionality
    • Collaborate in requirements definition, prototyping, design, coding, testing and deployment
    • Investigate, analyze and implement code development improvements
    • Bring innovative ideas and solve complex technology problem

Required Qualifications

    • 1 to 3 years experience in a professional setting with the entire LAMP Stack (Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP) 
    • Strong working knowledge of MySQL
    • Proficiency with schema and index design
    • Familiarity with MySQL DBA tools
    • Must have experience with Linux servers
    • Experience writing backend systems with script languages such as Python/Perl/Shell
US Citizenship Required:

Eligibility to Obtain a DoD Security Clearance Required for this Position:
Yes, existing Secret is required.


Position Contingent upon Award of Contract:

Relocation Assistance:

Praxis Benefits:
Praxis offers a stable work environment, a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package; including ESOP participation, 401k Plan, Flexible Work Schedules, Tuition Reimbursement, Co-Sponsored Health Plan, Paid Leave and much more.

Applying to Praxis:
Only those candidates invited for an interview will be contacted. Praxis will not sponsor applicants for work visas. Employment at Praxis is contingent upon the successful completion of a comprehensive background check and security investigation. Praxis is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class.

Praxis Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Technology Service Corporation.