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DB2 LUW DBA w/Cloud exp
Publication date: Nov 22nd
Job type: Contract
Category: Software Dev
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DB2 LUW DBA w/Cloud exp (REMOTE) - 1117

Direct hire- full time or contract basis

Remote but may have to travel up to 25% to the client site in Charlotte, NC

Our client is looking for a Senior DB2 LUW Database Administrator with experience in either the application-facing aspects of database administration (writing stored procedures, query tuning, data modeling), operational-facing aspects (backup and recovery, DR, HA, deployments and installations) or a combination of both. Experience in running large-scale production DB2 databases using public cloud infrastructure and services (AWS, Azure or GCP) is a must.

Roles And Responsibilities
  • Engineer and support mission critical DB2 LUW databases.
  • Plan and implement large-scale DB2 LUW migrations from on-premises to AWS, GCP and Azure.
  • Assist in modernizing existing application database backend to be fully cloud-native.
  • Perform data modeling, query tuning and write complex PL/SQL stored procedures.
  • Mange production mission critical DB2 LUW databases.
  • Monitor and optimize system performance using index tuning, disk optimization, and other methods.
  • Install, configure, troubleshoot, and maintain a production DB2 LUW systems.
  • Implement, configure, and troubleshoot database instances, replication, backup, partitions, storage, and access.
  • Work closely with other technology counterparts inside and outside the organization including storage, network for a comprehensive solution to build a scalable DB infrastructure.

Required Qualifications
  • Three years’ experience as a DB2 LUW DBA in mission critical production environments including installations, upgrades, patching and troubleshooting.
  • Extensive experience in Linux including troubleshooting commands, sh/awk/perl.
  • Experience with database migration across different systems and data centers using logical and physical replication solutions.
  • Complete and detailed understanding of the DB2 LUW database architecture
  • Experienced at performing all routine DBA activities including install, upgrade, patching and database management.
  • Performance troubleshooting, monitoring and tuning skills including reviewing and analyzing query execution plans.
  • Experience with schema design and modeling.
  • High level of confidence to perform DB switch overs, failovers, recovery

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