DB2 DBA SQL Senior Database Administrator

AIX and Scripting and Linux all needed. You will be working on a huge transformation, upgrade and redesign of the IT systems so you are a key person in this. Redesign and Redefine of systems. There will be some 3rd level support work.

    We are looking for individuals with the following skills and knowledge:

  • Experience with administration of DB2 and MS SQL server A good knowledge of:o distributed databases
  • Scripting skills (SQL, Shell) Linux/Unix o application Servers such as Jboss, GlassFish o DB2 Back End for SAP
  • Experience with the following are an advantage: big data (noSQL) JIRA/Confluence reporting tools such as Jasper Report ESB administration IBM AIX Good analytical and teamwork skills
  • Your responsibilities:
  • Maintaining and monitoring existing databases
  • Developing standards and guidelines to rule out potential risks and DB problems
  • Ensuring that all databases comply with appropriate standards, resilience, monitoring, DR plans, backup & storage capabilities, and operational readiness
  • Tuning and optimization (queries, I/O)
  • Troubleshooting and resolving database integrity, performance, blocking, deadlocking, replication, log, security, and other issues
  • Synchronizing data over IBM CDC
  • Helping to support SAP Basis activities
  • Installing and maintaining databases including release execution, backups, user management and migrations
  • Identifying and evaluating industry trends in database systems to serve as a source of information and advice for IT management
  • Carrying out additional support tasks, database deployments, installations and configurations

For more information please contact Nicholas Simic – nicholas@mccabebarton.com - 020 7796 3218