DB2 Administrator

Employer: confidential
  • Customer Support - Client Service
  • IT Hardware
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • nationwide
    Updated at: 23.02.2019

    • Over 3 years experience with DB2
    •Working experience with IBM HADR
    • In-depth understanding of windows architecture and troubleshooting experience with the ability to analyze technical problems to prevent future occurrence.
    • Experience with backup strategies and backup technologies
    • Ability to work well with the team and on various projects
    • Willingness to learn new things and extremely flexible if workflow is changing
    • Fluent English (spoken and written) • Communicative competence (pro-active)
    Nice to have skills:
    •ITIL Certified
    • Training skills in order to mentor junior team members
    • Ability to conceptualize problems
    • Experience with automation tools (i.e. Puppet / Chef etc.)
    • Ability to work under pressure and remain decisive
    • Proficient in at least 1 programming/scripting language i.e. SQL
    • Experience with system monitoring tools and analyzing results
    • Bachelor degree, with a technical major such as Engineering or Computer Science


    • Provide DB2 support for all development, testing, and production environments
    • Support Application Development, Testing, and Functional Teams with DB related issues
    • Troubleshoot application related DB2 issues
    • Promote DB2 related structure changes • Support DB2 related implementations as it relates to weekend maintenance and on-call duties.
    • Creation and maintenance of database objects (tables, columns, indexes, etc)
    • Setup and support database utilities including BACKUP, RESTORE, REORG, RUNSTATS, EXPORT, LOAD, EXPLAIN
    • Database administration experience using DB2 on Linux (or other Unix variant)
    • Responsible for uptime, performance, reliability, scalability, security and high availability of infrastructure machines
    • Troubleshoot performance issues, configuration and apply fixes
    • Create scripts in order to automate certain tasks
    • Structure, draft and review technical documentation, document technical requirements and processes