Senior DB2 DBA

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Falls Church, VA
Jun 14, 2017
Aug 26, 2017
Full Time
The Senior DB2 DBA is responsible for providing the expertise in DB2 database administration issues on large distributed, portioned databases. Expertise in managing databases that have billion plus rows of data desired. The candidate will be responsible for playing a technical leadership role as a DBA database administrator in a multi-vendor team environment in supporting SDD operations where GDIT provides Application Support services.


    Central POC for DB2 database concernsPartial sign-off authority on various gate reviewsProvide engineering support to the IA team on Production mattersResponsible for representing the Production concerns of operating DB2 databases in the multi-vendor environmentManage/perform routine/preventive database maintenance operationsResponsible for maintaining a practice of preventive maintenance on large DB2 databasesKeep the DB2 databases current with the latest IAVA requirementsParticipate in multi-vendor projects for future design by providing design and operational guidanceParticipate in various gate reviewsParticipate in Product Insertion Guide (PIG) reviewsPerform troubleshooting in a cooperative multi-vendor troubleshooting teamsPerform regularly scheduled routine database backupsPerform deployment into Production environmentProvide in-depth analysis of root cause of encountered problems and their solutions and provide recommendationsPerform reviews of various system support artifactsInstall DB2 on AIXInstall FixPacks on AIXPerform backups and recoveries with TSM on AIX
Education 1. Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

 2. Masters Degree preferred.

    The Subject Matter Expert is required to provide proven expertise with exceptional knowledge on a specific problem, task or subject. Deep knowledge and understanding of the business world, academia, public service, or the scientific community.DB2 Enterprise Service Edition Latest versionTSM Client Latest versionAIX Latest versionHave worked with WebSphere Latest versionDatabase partitioningTable partitioning Several years of DB2 LUW Latest version experience on AIX with DPF (Data Partitioning Feature)Korn shell scriptingPrevious tier-3 support experienceDB2 Audits and event monitor usagePossess active DB2 DBA CertificationPossess demonstrated expertise in optimizing database performance on large complex databasesPossess demonstrated expertise in database design issues of huge databasesHave worked in conjunction with SAP Business Objects