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Informix Database Administrator / DBA
Ref No.: 17-09765
Location: Richardson, Texas
Our client is in immediate need for a talented “Informix DBA”; this is a 12+ month’s contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in “Richardson, TX”. Please review the job description below and contact me ASAP if you are interested.

Total Experience - Oracle+ Informix combination with 8+ years of experience
Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
•   Configuration and initializing Informix on Unix/Linux OS.
•   Working knowledge in AIX, HPUX, Linux and Solaris environments.
•   Configuration of disk space for databases Configuring network and client/ server connections to databases
•   Responsible for database architecture, physical and logical database design, backup and recovery, and performance tuning of Informix databases.
•   Monitor and develop database performance profiles, including monitoring and ensuring security and integrity of multi-platform database systems and environments.
•   Handling and Changing Informix operating modes Configuration of multiple database servers
•   Managing memory and CPU resources Creation of tables, indexes, and databases
•   Calculation of table and database sizes
•   Controlling data security Regular Informix DB archiving
•   Disaster recovery from scheduled backup of Informix database.
•   Ensuring availability of Backup (Using onbar & ontape both).
•   Timely setting up Test environment by creating new Informix Instance and Restoring latest Live Data set.
•   Responsible for setup and monitor ER, HDR, RSS, SDS.
•   Recommend, schedule and perform software patches and upgrades
•   Keep updated on patches and supports the roll-out of new versions
Provide support for on call escalations and doing incident & problem management. To independently resolve tickets & ensure that the agreed SLA of ticket volume and time are met for the team      
Our client is a leading IT organization and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply NOW for immediate consideration. 
If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration.