Responsibilities include full life cycle management of DB2 mainframe databases from analysis through decommission. Additionally the Individual will be involved in DB2 related z/Os Database software upgrades, including DB2 Database, DB2 Connect, BMC and Shadow products.
Day to day activities would include:
Provision of technical consultation to application teams during the design of database solutions in regard to approach, resources, availability and recoverability.
Translation of business requirements into a physical database for implementation with a focus on a complete understanding of processing requirements (peak times, # trans etc.), performance, availability, recoverability, and data access methods
Consulting with the application teams on both ACF2 and RACF managed database security to ensure appropriate access is provisioned for data access
Defining and implementing application specific backup and recovery strategies for the production environment.
Implement, change, remove database owned components ensuring adherence to Enterprise and database standards
Support of product upgrades related to DB2 providing a focal communication point for development teams as well as completing owned DBA remediation activities, executing internal verification processes, conducting assessments of new feature/function and providing recommendations for use.
Performance tuning support and recommendations for database calls, in cooperation with the application development team.
Monitoring and addressing items on exception reports to ensure a stable production environment
Supplying database technical expertise to application developers by assisting in development debugging efforts related to database and providing information on the various database utilities and facilities
Support DBA production on call rotation including 24X7 SEV1 test support.
Conduct information sharing meetings with the application teams when requested.
Support of Self-Identified Audits, Control assessments, Database Audits and SOX reviews, ensuring deliverables are complete and correct, and all milestone deliverables dates are met.
. Occasional work outside of U.S. business hours for production installs and on call support.
Expertise in one or more of the following:
5 + years of Db2 DBA Experience in Mainframe Db2 environment
Mainframe skills (JCL/TSO/etc.)
Strong technical working knowledge of DB2 on Z/OS in a data sharing environment
Experience in SQL tuning and database design
Experience with BMC and IBM DB2 utilities
Ability to work on complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors relating to Mainframe DB2 Database.
Proficient in MS office tools Excel, word, PowerPoint
Able to communicate effectively with peers, managements & other technical support personnel in a diverse global environment
Mainframe DB2 Performance Skills a significant plus
Programming background a plus
JAVA on Z experience a plus
Understanding of CICS programming with Db2 a plus
Experience with BMC Mainframe DB2 tool suite a plus (Change Manager, Catalog Manager, Mainview) preferred.
Knowledge of ACF2 managed security for DB2 access a plus
Posting Date: 03/18/2019
Location: Charlotte, NC, Gateway Center, 901 W Trade St, Richardson, TX, BUILDING C, 2380 PERFORMANCE DR, - United States
Full / Part-time: Full time
Hours Per Week: 40
Shift: 1st shift
Bank Of America Corporation