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Distributed DB2 Engineer - Chicago, IL
Ref No.: 17-01464
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Job Title : Distributed DB2 Engineer
Location : Chicago, IL
Position Type : Contract
Interview mode : Phone
Rate : DOE $/hr. on (W2 /1099)

US Citizen, Green Card, EAD preferred... No Thirdpaty agencies corp to corp.

Job Description Summary

this is a contract position for a Distributed DB2 DBA with minimum of 10 years of experience.

• Engineering solutions for established data centers, private cloud, public cloud and new data centers
• Experience installing, configuring and maintaining DB2 on Linux, UNIX and Windows
• Expertise in other platforms such as MongoDB, Cassandra, Maria DB or Informix IDS also highly desired
• Prepare specifications and make recommendations for database architectures for new business applications, and enhancements/upgrades to existing database architectures per application requirements for complex enterprise-wide solutions.
• Create overall database design and architecture. Develop clear, concise and accurate detailed database designs that can be efficiently used by junior database administrators and developers.
• Facilitate communication across the infrastructure areas and development teams to ensure delivery and alignment.
• Responsible for overall database integration. Work with internal application teams, infrastructure teams, outside vendors, and consultants to create seamless and dependable links between systems.
• Understand and implement to meet audit and compliance standards, procedures, and controls in a Sarbanes-Oxley and SAS 70 influenced environment
• Excellent written and verbal communications skills are necessary.
• Highly organized, structured, and process oriented.
• Ability to work independently as well as with a team.
• Strong interpersonal skills with a desire to collaborate with internal and external business/technical teams.