DB2 DBA (9)
Pyramid Consulting, Inc.
Reston , VA 20190
Posted 2 months ago
Immediate need for a talented DB2 DBA for a position in the Mortgage Industry.
This is 6+ Months Contract role and is located in Reston, VA Please review the job description below and contact me ASAP if you are interested.
Job ID: 18-41547
Title: DB2 Database Administrator Specialist
Location Reston, VA
Duration: 6+ Months of Contract
Database Operations seeking well experienced DB2 UDB Database Administrator who is responsible for database administration in a fast-paced operations environment supporting 24x7 business critical applications using analytical and transactional databases primarily on DB2 LUW with DPF and secondary level on Oracle databases. Database Administrator will be able to perform troubleshooting any database issues, performance analysis, ensuring database security, evaluating new database trends and technologies, developing and testing Unix shell scripts, PERL scripting and coding required for database administration and associated database tools.
Provide DBA support on all aspects of databases administration including backup/recovery, replication, deployment and real time production troubleshooting responsibilities on DB2 UDB databases with DPF.
Install, configure, monitor, upgrade and maintain database in production and non-production environments
Provide 24x7 on call DBA support for production environment on rotation and need basis
Provide Database deployment support for Test and Production environments
Diagnose and address database performance issues using performance monitors and various tuning techniques
Interact with Storage and Systems administrators on Linix/Unix/VM operating systems issues related to Databases
Able to write database maintenance and automation scripts
Configure and maintain Database High availability
Support data guard replication
Troubleshoot database production problems and database connectivity issues
Implement DR solutions
Ability to work well as a team and as an individual with minimal supervision
More than 7 years of experience in Database administration
Solid understanding of Database technology DB2 UDB Distributed databases including DPF.
Extensive Database performance tuning experience
Deep knowledge of industry-standard, enterprise-class best practices for a large database environment
Good understanding of Linux/VM platform
Deep understanding of HA, DR Database and storage technologies like Data replication, SRDF/non-SRDF
Experience implementing, supporting and auditing database security
Experience with Unix/Linux OS platform and Unix Shell/Perl scripting and automation
Experience supporting Oracle databases platform under Unix/Linux platforms
Experience with Big Data, NoSQL database technologies such as Apache Cassandra, MongoDB, HBase, CouchBase, Matrix, etc.
Experience with Database monitoring tools such as Foglight and Scheduling tools such as Autosys.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience working in virtual environment using VMware
Database performance tuning skills
Database vendor certification
Installation of database software
Design and create databases
Deploy database components by DDL/DCL
Backup and Recovery of databases
Troubleshooting any database related issues
Database version upgrade, patching, etc.
Replication setup and operations
High Availability Disaster Recovery configuration
Scripting and Automation of database admin related activities
24x7 On-call database support, when scheduled
Our client is a leading Mortgage organization and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions.
If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration.
DB2, UDF, DPF, Database Portioning Feature