Senior Database Engineer - DB2

Depends on Experience

Full Time

  • Work from home
  • No Travel Required

Skills

DB2IBM z/OSSQL

Job Description

***We are unable to sponsor as this is a permanent full time role***

A prestigious fortune 500 company is looking for a Database Engineer Senior – DB2.  This is a hybrid position, 2 days remote, 3 days onsite.  This engineer will support IBM – DB2 mainframe databases.  They will be the technical support of administration, performance, design, monitoring, etc. of DB2 applications. 

Responsibilities:

  • The primary purpose of the Sr Database Administrator is to provide senior-level IBM DB2 technical support (administration, performance, design, and maintenance) for all the company’s IBM mainframe-based DB2 applications
  • Collaborating with Development, Operations, and other technical teams on new and existing DB2 project implementations
  • Maintaining DB2 system options and SQL for optimum performance and availability
  • Assisting with the development and maintenance of DB2 standards and roadmaps
  • Providing on-call support
  • Leading efforts to guide team to best practices for database usage, high availability and business continuity.
  • Creating and supporting databases across internal and end-user applications.
  • Maintaining databases, including all production, backup and development systems
  • Administering database security across all database environments as appropriate
  • Providing guidance to other database administrators to expand the role and capabilities of the database environment.
  • Supporting application deployment and provisioning of database systems during business and non-operating hours
  • Crafting and developing database processes (i.e., stored procedures, configuration files, tables, views, and functions)

Minimum Requirements:

  • At least 5 years hands-on experience supporting DB2 in large IBM z/OS Mainframe environment
  • Associates degree in Computer Science/Management or related field