Roles & Responsibilities:
This role will require you to be accountable for individual or team results. Drawing from relevant experience, this role will require you to be viewed as a technical expert; give technical direction; demonstrate working knowledge of key functional processes; share information and expertise with individuals and teams; prioritize work within well established procedures and objectives; perform and apply new technical procedures; demonstrate ability to negotiate; work individually or as a team member.
At least 7 years Mainframe experience as an IMS and DB2 systems administrator working on a mainframe platform.
Extensive technical knowledge of at least one of the mentioned mainframe subsystems with expertise in building, configuring, tuning infrastructure in a highly available & secure environment.
Knowledge of SMP/E and proven experience of mainframe software upgrades.
Experience with IBM, CA, BMC or Compuware toolsets for managing DB2 or IMS. Knowledge of installing & tuning monitoring tools, eg. Omegamon, Mainview.
Familiarity with RACF security products with ability to design optimal security solutions for subsystems and applications.
Performing end to end subsystem and application diagnostics .
Desirable: Experience with one or more of MQ, z/OS or Websphere Application Server.
At least 4 years experience in DB2 DBA Administrator or DB2 DBA or DB2 Database administrator
At least 2 years experience in DB2 DBA
At least 2 years experience in Performance tuning
At least 2 years experience in Upgrade
At least 2 years experience in Performance
At least 2 years experience in Backup management