Job Description :
Hi,



This is Navya from XtracIT.

Hope you are doing good. Please find the below mentioned requirement and let me know you’re availability.



Job Title: Senior DB2 Engineer.

Location: Columbus, OH.

Duration: 6 Months CTH.



Job Description:

We are looking for a Senior Db2 LUW Engineer who has a strong background in Db2 LUW advanced troubleshooting activities and basic to intermediate shell scripting experience.

Responsibilities:
Complete platform upgrades, migrations, quarterly patching, performance monitoring
Responsible for providing day-to-day activities, including, but not limited to; backup, restore, performance tuning, security management, capacity planning, standards development and enforcement.
Responsible for investigating potential problems and issues raised by app team customers
Monitor database events and proactively optimize system performance
Work with the team to automate reactive procedures where possible, and to promote rapid response to known issues
Think and act out-of-the-box in identifying opportunities in team''s daily work along with executing and completing tasks that are highly visible
Adopt and embrace automation practices across the various technical platforms and domains
Participate in an On-Call support rotation

Qualifications:
5+ year’s experience as Db2 LUW DBA
Working knowledge of Work Load Manager as it relates to the Db2 LUW environment
Advanced working knowledge and understanding of Db2 LUW’s HADR
Db2 DPF experience preferred
In depth experience with Db2 10.1 to current
Advanced working knowledge of Db2 LUW security and general DB security practices including RBAC
Advanced skills in SQL and shell scripting experience
Advanced AIX and RHEL experience
Advanced SQL skills including use and optimization techniques
High level knowledge of key business drivers measures, processes and challenges
Ability to think more broadly about data management and information architectural concepts and principles
Strong collaboration skills and ability to promote ideas and advocate for change
Familiarity with Infrastructure as Code and Desired State Configuration
Good overall exposure to various technology stacks like Storage, Network, OS and databases
Past experience working as a programmer/coder is highly beneficial
Advanced use of DBA tools to troubleshoot database performance problems
Exposure to Qualys and Kenna or different vulnerability scanning/management tools is beneficial.

Nice to have
Familiarity with and capable of enforcing technology management practices such as CI/CD (Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery