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Internal Postings
Location :
Illinois City, IL
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26 Months
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Posted :
15 Jun 2019
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Detailed Job Description:

  • Evaluate and implement new features/functions of DB2 and associated third party products.
  • Extensive use of utilities and Performance Monitoring tools using BMC, CA and IBM products. 
  • Consultant on DB2 database applications architecture
  • Knowledge of SMP/E and can prepare for and apply maintenance to a DB2 subsystem
  • Engineer and execute the processes to upgrade and/or apply maintenance to releases / versions of mainframe database system software, and associated third party products
  • Maintain DSNZPARMs
  • Implement automated disaster recovery mechanisms for Mainframe Database subsystems and associated third party products. Participate in all recovery coordination activities
  • Create & modify WLM address spaces for stored procedures as needed
  • Database security management
  • Backup/Recovery strategies
  • Strategy Reviews
  • Scalability Analysis
  • Database Architecture design strategy
  • Planning Database maintenance window
  • Capacity planning 
  • Monitor and troubleshoot DB2 address spaces for any potential issues
  • DB2 Database configuration across difference Mainframe LPARs.
  • Prepare and execute housekeeping strategies for the DB2 Catalog and Directory. 
  • Implement security strategy for DB2 via RACF. 
  • Troubleshoot Level 3 DB2 Database issues.
  • Provide Level 3 support to troubleshoot/resolve system level and application problems with DB2 Database technologies and associated Third Party products – coordinate escalation/intervention with vendor as necessary.

Minimum years of experience*: 10+

Interview Process (Is face to face required?) No

Does this position require Visa independent candidates only? No