Job Description :
JOB TITLE: IMS Database Administrator

LENGTH: 6-36 months+

START DATE: 03.25.19

JOB Location: Trenton, NJ

Interview Mode - Phone for non-Locals or IN-Person

The candidate will be required to work 100% On-site, full-time for 40 hours per week.



BACKGROUND CHECKS REQUIRED: YES

40 hour/week positon.



JOB DESCRIPTION:

This role requires an IMS Database Administrator with over 10 years of support (as a DBA This individual will be responsible for IMS Version 14 enhancements and eventually upgrading to version 15. The ideal candidate will have extensive, recent experience maintaining and supporting IMS databases, providing backups, recoveries, and disaster recovery. This individual will monitor space utilization for all IMS databases, Logs, etc. Will also monitor IMS database fragmentation and perform reorgs when required. Provide logical and physical database design and implementation of physical DB structures into IMS DBMS. Provide technical and lead Database support for IT projects to facilitate successful completion of established goals.



Daily core-hour on-site support presence and on-call availability during off hours.



Required Skills are mandatory.




Skill


Required / Desired


Amount


of Experience

Database administration of IMS DBMS


Required


10


Years





Prior hands on work with DBCTL


Required


5


Years

IBM Z/OS


Required


5


Years

IBM Utilities


Required


10


Years

JCL


Required


10


Years

TSO


Required


10


Years

Prior experience with IMS version 14


Highly desired


2


Years

Prior experience using CA IMS SYSVIEW for monitoring.


Desired


5


Years

Prior experience supporting DB2 as a DBA


Nice to have


5


Years

4 year college degree or equivalent technical study.