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DB2 Production Support DBA

£450 to £500

London / Contract / Ref: MR/db2dba-Aa1123

DB2 Production Support DBA - Tier 1 Client - London

A DB2 DBA is required to join a Database Administration Support Team to work for a Tier 1 client in their London offices.

Key Skills -

Business knowledge

  • Demonstrates a minimum of 5-8 years experience working within similar large corporate environments. In a similar role to the above.
  • Must have strong grounding in support of business critical global Production Systems and success in delivering projects in a high pressure Business atmosphere.

Technical knowledge

  • 3 years minimum working with DB2 and related product sets. Extensive DB2 RBDMS skills in the mainframe environment - Data-sharing knowledge and experience is mandatory.
  • Installation, management and production support of DB2 databases on mainframe z/OS.
  • 2 years minimum DB2 Connect and REXX programming experience.
  • 2 years minimum DB2 monitoring and tuning experience using Tracing, Omegamon, CA Insight and DB2 Performance Monitor or equivalent.
  • 2 years minimum batch scheduling experience in a mainframe DB2 environment (awareness of job complexity and dependencies).
  • 1 year minimum working with either IBM Queue replication and/or SQL replication.
  • Excellent database backup and recovery knowledge using IBM utilities and processes. Some exposure to BMC utilities preferred.
  • Experience of large DB2 table design and implementations including LOBs and Partitioning.
  • Knowledge and experience of supporting DB2 implementations using Websphere both on z/OS and distributed environments.
  • Strong understanding and experience of DB2 security practices, including the use of external security (e.g. RACF).
  • A good level of CICS knowledge and experience.

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