DB2 Database Administrator

DB2 Database Administrator

The DB2 Database Administrator would need to have at least 5+ years of experience. This Candidate will be supporting the DB2 Mainframe environments and additional products on these platforms.

This individual should have significant experience as a DBA. This analyst is responsible for performing intermediate to advanced tasks related to database design and implementation, operation and recovery, security and auditing, performance, and installation and migration/upgrades specific to DB2 databases. Also, working knowledge in application design, development, and performance tuning. Oracle support would be a plus.

 Application Support for DB2 Mainframe environment includes:

  • Manages DB2 table changes to support application design and development efforts.
  • Responsible for application database backups, reorgs, migration between environments.
  • Supports Application Group Change Management migration of DB2 code, STP’s, security for production migrations.
  • Supports Custom Archive purge procedures and jobs as required.
  • Assist with SQL development with the Application group as required.
  • Uses Change Control procedures for system changes that impact the DB2 database instances that support CICS, DB2 stored procedures or packages, or other environments, e.g. Batch job submission.
  • Lead DB2 Application support for Disaster Recovery with the Outsourcer for database recovery with the outsourcers technical DBA’s,
  • Manage, review, and communicate database projects with the Application, Infrastructure, and Outsourcer. e.g., DB2 upgrade, or required changes with the outsourcer.
  • Support and assist End Users for proper access and database security.
  • Support and maintain production to test database downloads.
  • Handles Reporting Tool Admin and support issues, e.g. QMF.

Required Experience and Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience as a Database Administrator
  • Knowledge or experience with configuration of DB2 Connect, MQ Series, FTP Services, etc.
Job Category: Oracle
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Remote

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