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Db2 Database, LUW Analyst - REMOTE
Ref No.: 22-05741
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 07/11/2022
Genesis10 is seeking an a Db2 Database Analyst for a leading company out of  Brooklyn, OH. This is a direct-hire, W2 position that can be worked fully REMOTE.  Candidates applying must be located in EST or CST timezones and be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder.

Key skills: 5+ years experience required as Db2 DBA for z/OS (mainframe) and LUW.

Job Description:

Provides increasingly complex cross-functional strategic, analytical and technical support or database-related activities while working under some supervision. Performs activities as directed by management and senior staff to support projects that require DBA staff involvement. Assist in problem identification and issue resolutions. As needed, work with IT project teams and technical staff to collect, clarify and translate project requirements into required database design.

Job Duties:
  • Provides continuous support to IT analyst and development staff to ensure DB best practices are used in all projects. Ensures optimum performance and efficient use of system resources for new applications by monitoring application processes during development and production installs.
  • Regularly monitors DB system and alerts DBAs, Capacity, or tech teams, as appropriate, of potential issues.
  • Develops solutions to improve the effectiveness of the processes and procedures used by DBA staff. Provide documentation to DBA staff on improvements.
  • Following DBA guidelines and best practices for backup and recovery ensures data integrity for assigned applications by designing backup procedures with consideration for quick onsite recovery and disaster recovery at an offsite location.
  • Supports testing, implementation and break-fix troubleshooting and root cause analysis.
  • Participates in the testing of the database system with new releases or maintenance is applied to the RDBMS and related software and identifies and documents issues.

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, business or related field or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years' experience required as Db2 DBA for z/OS (mainframe) and LUW.
  • IBM Certified Solutions Expert and Db2 12 for z/OS Database Administrator certification preferred.
  • Advanced SQL coding and operation systems skills.
  • Advanced understanding of logical and physical database design concepts.
  • Advanced understanding of Database Management System software.
  • Solid understanding of Db2 system and z/OS concepts.
  • Understanding of Db2 ZPARM configuration.
  • Experience with Db2 backup and recovery process.
  • Solid analytical, problem solving and time management skills.
  • Strong technical writing skills.
  • SQL Review, Tuning and Testing.
  • Db2 object migration throughout the project life cycle.
  • Db2 utilities: Load, Unload, Copy, Reorg, Rebuilds, Statistics.
  • Database Object Design, Creation and Tuning: Databases, Tablespaces, Tables, Indexes, Views, Clones, MQTs, Sequences, Functions, Aliases.
  • MVS, COBOL, JCL, CICS, WebSphere Application Server, MQ, TSO.
  • IBM Data Studio, Db2 Query Management Facility (QMF) and Omegamon

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:
Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives. If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you. Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations. We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement project after project. To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at .
"Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V