Perform daily database administration against DB2 databases, including software installations and patching, backup and recovery, database refreshes, database maintenance tasks and problem resolution.
The position provides 24X7 production support, and therefore may include weekend and holiday hours.
Database Administration support for DB2 for z/OS, v11 or later.
Overall maintenance, administration, monitoring, problem resolution for DB2 databases
Database data refreshes
Backup & Recovery
Support of high availability databases
Database performance and tuning
SQL query optimization and tuning
Documentation development and maintenance
Database and data security / RACF
Production support 24x7, with an on-call rotation
Minimum Requirements (Requirements that are essential for performing the job):
5+ experience as a DB2 Database Administrator
Strong understanding of IBM z/OS Mainframe Technologies
Experience with at least 1 programming language
Strong SQL skills
Experience with JCL and ISPF
Mainframe software upgrade / migration experience, using SMP/E
Experience using IBM DB2 Tools, Omegamon monitoring
Experience with other database technologies
United States Steel Corporation