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Mainframe IMS Database Administrator SME/Piscataway, NJ 12 mth+ contract
Ref No.: 18-00958
Location: Piscataway, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Mainframe IMS Database Administrator SME
Piscataway, NJ
 12 mth+ contract  

Mainframe IMS Database Administrator SME for development and test environment. Prior experience performing zOS Mainframe IMS DBA tasks and activities Mainframe IMS DBA with knowledge and understanding of IMS Concepts and Facilities. Ability to work in a team environment and interface with peer DBAs, This Development DBA role is responsible for the design and development of IMS databases in conjunction with application development projects at the supported account. Development/Application DBA Responsibilities: Logical data modeling, Physical database design, SQL programming support for application developers, Database design performance tuning, All aspects of database administration (object creation, image copies, reorgs, recoveries) in the development and test environments, Migrating database objects between development and test environments, Recommending production maintenance schedules for backup and reorgs based on expected data volatility and customer provided maintenance windows, Preparing for migration of database objects into the production environments, Providing on-call support for development and test database environments and Providing 24x7 on-call production support to the application developers. All levels of DBAs should also be able to "Document DBA procedures” Full Function Databases HALDB (depending on the account) Fast Path Databases(depending on the account) Database Recovery Control (DBRC) IMAGECOPY, and RECovery, Pointer Checker Experience with IBM IMS Service Pack V2.1 Utilities is a plus.
Years of Experience (minimum years) 15 Educational Requirements (minimum requirements) Bachelors Degree preferred. On call coverage required