Job Description :
Database Administrator (DB2 DBA)

Reston, VA

W2 Only

GC & Citizen

Need F2F

4+ years of related experience, including hands-on production support

Provide production support for medium and highly complex database and applications

Trouble-shooting production incidents requiring detailed analysis of issues on Autosys batch jobs and databases.

Create, investigate, and track solutions to database errors reported

Escalate unresolved issues to L2 team and Primary DBA's

Support application releases requiring execution of Autosys jobs, Unix and database script execution

as well as interfacing with business team/s

Update user documentation and conducting training

May mentor or guide work of less experienced support personnel

Experience in a fast-paced production environment and the ability to handle multiple, simultaneous problems

with changing priorities

Work in a team environment supporting a 24x7x365

Need to work at FreddiMac Location / Carry a cell phone during Shift hours (Evening, Night and Weekend)

Core Key Skills:

Very strong *Hands ON* experience in DB Platforms - Sybase/MSSQL

Knowledge of UNIX, ETL, Sybase, MSSQL Platforms

4+ years of understanding RDBMS and UNIX/Linux

In depth understanding of object-oriented methodology, data structures and design patterns

Pre-Implementation Production Support Analysis

High Level (4+ years) Unix expertise - navigation, scripting, command level

Will also support other Key Platforms using SOP Documents - Actian/Paraccel-Matrix, Hadoop Hortonworks 2.5.3,

MongoDB 3.4.2 & ETL (Datastage, Informatica & CDC)

Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

Ability to troubleshoot complex issues

Service Now or other ticketing system (ticket life cycle)

Autosys or other job scheduling system (Debugging failed job)

Support Infrastructure, Database and Application releases

Excellent written and oral communication skills



Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship and be direct W-2 employees to our vendors.

Can design, develop, implement and maintain database systems to support business needs

Experience in:

- Database creation and maintenance

- Database testing

- Problem resolution

- Management of database integration activities.

Expertise as database engineer/administrator for any of the relational database management systems:

- Sybase

- MySQL