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Senior DB2 Database Administrator
Ref No.: 18-11316
Location: Lanham, Maryland
We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Senior DB2 System DBA to join our team at a customer location to begin an exciting and challenging career with Client Federal Systems. This support is provided onsite at one of the following locations: Lanham, MD; Kearneysville, WV or Detroit, MI.

In this role you will provide technical DB2 leadership and assist in developing/maintaining an architectual design, planning and support for the Tier I Mainframe DB2 infrastructure. You will coordinate technical activities related to problem management, system maintenance and provide a framework for project communication, reporting and troubleshooting failtures.

Duties/Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Act as on-site DB2 technical resource
  • Participate in key DMSSD planning and management meetings
  • Provide patch, PTF maintenance, and upgrade support
  • Analyze outage reports for future avoidance
  • Provide input to software installation planning
  • Recommend software maintenance strategies
  • Conduct incident post mortem meetings
  • Identify issues, problem areas that need focus/escalation
  • Identify single points of database failure
  • Maintain communications through DMSSD management
  • Recommend enhancements to problem/change management procedures
  • Open IBM SRs as required
  • Resolve and trouble shoot P1\P2 tickets as required
  • Provide Operations support
  • Follow-up and escalate issues identified in problem and change management meetings
  • Assist in preparing systems outage or availability reports
  • Provide educational assistance on the usage of various DB2 Tools
Position Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree and minimum 10 years of overall experience.
  • Public Trust Clearance
  • Onsite support at one of the following locations: Lanham., MD; Kearneysville, WV or Detroit, MI
  • Knowledge and experience of all aspects of DB2 Version 11 in a z/OS mainframe environment
  • Detailed specialilzed experience to include application knowledge and experience in such areas as DB2 Version 11,
  • z/OS Operating System, Disaster Recovery, IBM PTF maintenance, DB2 upgrade protocols, and practical experience
in a DB2 DataSharing environment.