DB2/IMS Systems Programmer

DB2, IMS, Systems Programming
Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, 12+ months
Depends On Experience
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

We are seeking seasoned IMS and DB2 Systems Programmer.  Please note - both IMS and DB2 are required skills.  Although DBA (logical / physical) skills are not required, it would certainly be classified as a nice to have. 

Very limited travel will be required - 4-5 weeks at the beginning of the engagement and then 4-5 weeks per year thereafter.   

Required Skills:

  • DB2 Systems Programming (installation, diagnosis, upgrades, performance measurement, tuning, etc)
  • IMS Systems Programming (installation, diagnosis, upgrades, performance measurement, tuning, etc)
  • Excellent IMS/DB2 troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Excellent customer-facing skills


Required Experience:

  • 7-10 years of IMS and DB2 Systems Programming experience
  • SMPE (subsystem and program product) experience
  • CA DB2 tools
  • BMC IMS tools
  • Standard z/OS utilities
  • Proven problem determination skills

Nice to have skills:

  • Assembler, REXX, CLIST
  • DPROP or the like (EDR, RRDF, other replication techniques)
  • Informatica bridge to DB2/IMS

Screening Requirements:
    Must be able to pass 7 year criminal backgroud check and drug screen.

Rate Details:
    Rate DOE but will generally fall within a range of $50-50 per hour on 1099 for standard and overtime hours. We reimburse all travel and living expenses for your travel.


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Dice Id : 10110459
Position Id : DB2-IMS
Originally Posted : 8 years ago
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