DB2 Database Administrator
Windsor Mill, MD
RESPONSIBILITIES:Kforce has a client in Windsor Mill, Maryland (MD) seeking a DB2 Database Administrator to support the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.Summary:The DB2 Database Administrator role will provide database management support on mission critical applications that run on IBM DB2 Advanced Enterprise Server Edition (AESE) on Linux/Unix/Window (LUW) platforms. This role will be working on the latest DB2 versions and technologies. Job scope includes installing and upgrading DB2 family products in accordance with applications requirement, problem resolution, and vendor's support; creating and implementing database objects; projecting data trend and allocating resources allow databases scaling up; consistently monitoring systems health status, and proactively seeking configuration and tuning opportunities to eliminate the potential issues in order to ensure systems stability, availability and performance; helping applications troubleshoot the issues and proposing solutions. In addition to computer skills and motivation to learn new technologies, applicant should have a positive work attitude and good organization skills.CRITICAL SKILLS: Bachelor's or Master's education experience 5yrs of experience in enterprise system administration, including software installation, configuration, tuning, monitoring, and troubleshooting Solid relational database knowledge as well as proficiency in problem investigation/resolution Experience on relational database management systems (RDBMS), such IBM DB2, Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server Experience with enterprise application infrastructure, understanding of multi-tier application architecture and data flow Proficiency in Unix/Linux environments and scripting languages to develop automation programs Understanding of query optimization and performance tuning approaches Strong written and oral communication abilities Well organized, procedures and processes are well documented; Adhered to configuration management and version control policies Working understanding on database application programming language and API, such as CLI (C/C++)/ODBC, and Java JDBC (Type-2 and Type-4 driver), be able to assist on application issues debuggingKforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All candidates who are qualified will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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