Mainframe DB2 Database Administrator - job id 33146

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Mainframe DB2 Database Administrator

$78 - Per Hour IC - Self Incorporated or $69 w2

Downtown, NYC - Financial District

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Matthew Senna


(646) 876-9554


(212) 616-4800 ext-240

A Contract position at a global financial services firm.

Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact Matthew Senna. call (646)876-9554 / (212)616-4800 ext.240 or email with the Job Code MFS33146 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 3rd Party (Subcontract) or 1099 for this position!).

Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.

Skills required for the position: MAINFRAME, DB2, JCL.

Optional (not required):MQ, JAVA

Detailed Info: The DB2 DBA will be a member of the global technology team working on database projects and requested workload.

Provide complete database life cycle support for mission critical databases using various DB2 tools and techniques.

Participate in regular database capacity planning related to database growth and system utilization, trend analysis and predicting future database resource requirements

Understanding of regulatory, legal and compliance issues for SOX and audit functions

Provide proper guidance and standards to application development teams

Interface with senior management

Development/Computing Environment: Minimum 5 Years' experience administering Db2 for z/OS databases in an enterprise environment

Experience with DB2 for z/OS, version 10 or higher

Experience supporting a multi-terabyte environment

Experience supporting high throughput OLTP applications

Experience supporting applications within a DB2 data sharing environment

Knowledge and conceptual understanding of a System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

Logical and physical database design skills

Proficiency in application related performance and tuning, including extensive SQL coding tuning

Extensive Mainframe JCL experience

Detailed experience with DB2 utilities and database maintenance processing

Ability to resolve Production DB2 issues quickly and effectively

Working knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint for management reporting purposes

Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills

Clear, concise and effective written and verbal communication skills

Exhibit good time management skills, independent thinking and decision making capabilities

Off-hours on-call support

Desired Experience with Computer Associates database tool suite Experience with IBM Infosphere Data Replication and MQ Experience working with Java, distributed platforms and applications.

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 33146