Job Description :
DataStage ETL Administrator
Location: Loveland OH
Duration: 6 months
Contract-to-hire – USC/GC/TN only as the client is unable to sponser.

This role will administer, architect and support data integration comprising of Infosphere components consisting of DataStage & other suite of products. This is a critical role which supports multiple application teams, hence collaboration and communication are very essential.

* Must have 5+ years of work experience on InfoSphere DataStage and suite components.
* This position administers InfoSphere Suite of Products which includes DataStage, QualityStage, Governance Catalog and other components.
* Responsibilities include maintaining the InfoSphere environment primarily for the Data Stage (ETL) technology stack, including; product upgrades & maintenance, data cycles, change control, code & configuration promotion, performance management, administrative support, system access control support, build & release support and supporting audit practices.
* Works with offshore development and Support teams when problems involve DataStage Application and Mainframe Unix Server issues.
* Troubleshooting and resolving complex issues including integrations with Big Data, Oracle, DB2, SQL Server, Salesforce and Mainframe application.
* Publishes DataStage development standards and best practices
* Assists with 2nd level production issues and work directly with vendor on patching and problem records.
* Maintain regular environment monitoring processes and procedures. Normal Admin Activities Include
* Conduct release reviews for ETL production changes. Assist in ETL audit process using data from the Operations Console or other sources.
* Monitor progress of all ETL project related requests against specified application requirements and in accordance with a regular Production release schedule.
* Maintain the overall health of the environments, Development, QA to Production.
* Conducts bi-Annual Access Reviews. * Plan, schedule and install upgrades and fix packs for all environments.
* Proactively monitors and recommends related performance management solutions.
* Assists other administrators/engineers with hardware upgrades on ETL Server or other supporting environments.
* Administrative knowledge to support other InfoSphere products added to the same stack, such as; Information Analyzer, FastTrack, Business Glossary, etc.
* Adhere to information security, compliance procedures and internal/operational risk controls in accordance with any and all applicable regulatory standards, requirements, and policies.
* Coordinate yearly Disaster Recovery effort.

Basic Qualifications:
* Bachelor''s Degree
* 5+ years of experience with DataStage
* 4 plus years as a Data Stage Admin on UNIX
* Minimum 4 years of experience with UNIX Shell Scripting

If interested, please apply to this job with your resume (and/or) call me on Ext: 228.