Database Administrator

Location: Saint Louis, Missouri
Posted On: 5/9/2017
Job Code: 8233_DB2 DBA
Job Description
Title: Lead DBA
Duration:: 3-6 months C to H
Location: St Louis, MO , Dallas TX, Denver CO

Must haves:
• 7+ years of experience in Database Administration/support in DB2 UDB RDBMS in production environment
• Must have worked supporting DB2 in a WCS (Websphere Commerce Server) environment.
• Excellent understanding of how WCS interacts with DB2 UDB and understanding of the entities in the database.
• Proficient in building DB2 new databases, migrations and upgrade in DB2 10.1
• Understanding of Backup/Recovery features and ability to recover without assistance in case of disaster
• Experience in setting up HADR with multiple auxiliary standby databases.
• Experience in automatic as well as manual switchover/failover in HADR
• Must have experience with TSAMP in a production environment
• Excellent communication skills. Candidate should be able to lead customer calls with multiple teams.
• Experience in Performance tuning. Should be able to narrow down the cause of performance bottlenecks
• Four year college degree in computer science or equivalent

Desired Skills:
• Basic RedHat/Linux or Solaris Administration
• Shell Scripting knowledge to automate day to day tasks.
• DB2 UDB Certification
• Exposure to Oracle/MySQL would get preference.
• Database Migration using various strategies between different version and OS
• Good Project management skills

Position Requirements:
• Documenting the support procedure, change requests
• Strong listening and communication skills.
• Understand company policies and procedures and work within given SLOs
• Work closely with other teams within company and with customer.
• Quick learner and Self-starter - can quickly learn different features/technologies that customer need in their environment without much supervision.
• Be on call every 3rd week over the weekend
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
Automation,DB2,DBA,Engineering,Management,MySQL,Oracle,Project Management,RDBMS,Shell,Solaris,WebSphere

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