Database Administrator in Rancho Cordova, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

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    60 weeks
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Job Description

Volt has an opening for a Database Administrator for a client in Rancho Cordova, CA. We are looking for a DBA with extensive experience working with DB2 in an IBM z/OS mainframe environment. Volt's Client is the leading provider of vision care and coverage and they are committed to providing superior eye care and services that create members for life.

The candidate must have extensive experience as a DBA working with DB2 in an IBM z/OS mainframe environment.

Job Specifications:

• Solid understanding of IBM mainframe and DB2 for z/OS

• Perform Db2 software maintenance and version upgrade

• Add and drop tables

• Add and modify table columns

• Monitor and research performance issues. For example, research mainframe CPU utilization as it relates to mainframe DB2 processes

• Tune SQL Statement

• Assist developers with troubleshooting and performance tuning

• Provide on-call support as needed

• Implement and support back-up and recovery activities

• Participate in disaster recovery activities

• Support audits

• Understand security practices and ensure data is encrypted

• Participate in Capacity planning

• Understand the relationships between applications, CICS and DB2

• Experience working with triggers

• Experience with stored procedures

• Ability to bind programs to database

• Support IBM Db2 Data Replication for z/OS

• Use BMC tools for Db2 mainframe data management

• Participate in application database design

• Support Db2 as both server and requestor using DDF for distributed communication

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

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