Job Description :
Direct Client
Onsite Position
In person interview is needed

Location: Raleigh, NC
Duration: 12+ months
Rate: Open

Responsibilities:
The position will support legacy databases and new database installations. The position will work with a team of DBAs that will provide support to tax system databases that contain both federal and state tax information. The selected candidate will serve as primary database support for DB2 on Z Series Mainframe in a production environment. This includes Table Reorgs, Indexing, Table Partitioning, Performance Tuning, Automation and Scheduling of tasks in Zeke with extensive use of JCL, Easytrieve and REXX.
The preferred candidate will have 10 years of experience.
Mastery of DR best practices and ABARS as well as other complex administration task of high transaction volume tax application.
Ability to perform Regular Storage Management and Administration of large databases on MainFrame DASD
Assist programmers in diagnosing/troubleshooting code and queries
Provide Performance Tuning on the DB2 Z databases
Provide Database Administration on DB2 os390 v11
Strong demonstrated administration skills of IBM DB2 on ZOS
Experience with CA Database tool
Demonstrated ability to work with DB2 on the Mainframe
Administration of CICS; Programming languages; REXX, Easytrieve, Cobol, JCL; ISPF (CLIST, PROCS, Skeletons, Panels, Messages, Tables) and Logon Procs; File manipulation: FTP, ConnectDirect, File-AID/RDX, VSAM, RACF, IMS

Description (including, but not limited to):
Data analysis and database management
Maintenance, enhancement, designing of data dictionaries, physical and logical database models, and performance tuning
(Logical) Administration of application objects within database; maintenance of business requirements for database, database schema, data maps, ERDs, application objects (i.e., tables, indexes, views, etc; performance of database application tuning; provision of business and data requirements and data for capacity planning
(Physical) Environment-level administration; installation/patch/upgrade of database software; management of HA, database-level security; maintenance of database configuration files and data files; completion of database reorganizations, environment tuning, refreshes, exports and imports, backup and recovery; performance of capacity planning driven by technology and resource usage trends

Skills Needed
Mastery of DR best practices and ABARS as well as other complex administration task of high transaction volume tax application Required 2 Years
Ability to perform Regular Storage Management and Administration of large databases on Main Frame DASD Required 2 Years
Assist programmers in diagnosing/troubleshooting code and queries Required 2 Years
Provide Database Administration on DB2 os390 v11 Required 2 Years
Provide Performance Tuning on the DB2 Z databases Required 2 Years
Strong demonstrated administration skills of IBM DB2 on ZOS Required 2 Years
Experience with CA Database tool Required 2 Years
Demonstrated ability to work with DB2 on the Mainframe Required 2 Years
Administration of CICS Required 2 Years
Experience with REXX, Easytrieve, Cobol, JCL Required 2 Years
SPF (CLIST, PROCS, Skeletons, Panels, Messages, Tables) and Logon Procs Required 2 Years
File manipulation: FTP, ConnectDirect, File-AID/RDX, VSAM, RACF, IMS Required 2 Years

Client : State of NC