z/OS DB2 DBA (DBA3 SC3)

Full Time Little Rock AR Management Consulting International

z/OS DB2 DBA (DBA3 SC3)
DIS65526634
*Little Rock, AR*
The Z/OS DB2 DBA will be primarily responsible for the maintenance, enhancement and performance tuning of z/OS DB2 databases as well as VSAM files, JCL, and TSO.  The DBA will also work as part of a team to provide DB2 DBMS subsystem management.

CLIENT MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: (ONLY APPLY IF YOU MEET ALL MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS)
*Only Direct US Citizens or Green Card Holders. No 3rd parties*
*Must be eligible for hire without any sponsorship*
*No F1, H1, or other temporary visas will be considered. NO EXCEPTIONS*
*No Relocation Offered! Local candidates strongly preferred. Must work onsite 100% of the time for duration of contract*
*Only in person interviews*

POSITION MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: (ONLY APPLY IF YOU MEET ALL MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS)
z/OS DB2 DBA (Required – 7 Years)
VSAM, JCL, TSO (Required – 4 Years)
SQL Server DBA (Required – 4 Years)
CA Tools, REX (Required – 4 Years)
Certifications (Required)

In addition, this person will be required to provide after hours support, 24 x 7 on a rotating basis.

While z/OS support will be the primary responsibility this position will also  providing maintenance, enhancement and operational support to SQL Server.  

Qualifications:
Bachelor™s Degree in Computer Science or related technical field
In-depth z/OS DB2 Database Administration (V9) experience (3+ years).  
Solid experience with VSAM files, JCL, and TSO.
DBA certifications a plus.
CA tools and REX will be a plus.

Responsibilities:
¢Database administration, implementation, and maintenance tasks including but not limited to:
    -Enforcing database naming/creation/deletion standards in the Test and Production environments
    -Establish, oversee, and optimize all database maintenance (i.e. update statistics, etc) and backup processes
    -Enforce and implement appropriate security measures 
¢Troubleshoot application database issues 
¢Ensure the 24/7 availability and performance of the databases that support our systems, including “on-call” responsibilities
¢Optimize the hardware/system resources allocated to the databases for high availability & minimum downtime
¢Provide assistance to developers in DBMS performance tuning, best practices and problem resolution.
¢Resolve database performance issues, database capacity issues, and other data issues
¢Manage backup and recovery of databases
¢Prepare, maintain and execute disaster recovery plans
¢Monitor databases for errors and perform problem determination when necessary

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