Confidential Company  •  Orlando, FL

IT Consulting/Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/17/17 by Emily Russo
Orlando, FL
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/17/17 by Emily Russo

We are looking for DB2 LUW DBA ?for our client in Orlando, FL

Job Title: DB2 LUW DBA

Job Location: Orlando, FL

Job Type: Contract – 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

“US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.”

Job Description:

Technical Requirements:

  • Evaluate the Database Server Hardware.
  • Define/Recommend/Maintain database Standards and Architecture.
  • Expert in Database Design of tablespaces, bufferpool and table
  • Future Release management for database/instance and Impact Analysis.
  • Installation and upgrade of SAP DB2 Databases from DB2 V9.7 to V10.5/V11.1.
  • Latest versions DB2 LUW 10.5/V11.1 features and functionalities
  • Planning/Recommend Database version upgrades and  fixpack upgrades.
  • Vendor Support and Interaction (including PMR support) and can handle Client Independently
  • Should be able to mentor L1 and L2 DBAs
  • Should be able to diagnose clustered environment
  • Advance Database Performance Tuning – Tuning Applications, slowness issues and Tuning Memory.
  • Should be able to perform database reorganization
  • Usage of db2 registry variable, DBM and DB cfg. Recommend changes for performance improvement.
  • Recommend and Review Backup and Recovery Strategies for SAP DB2 standalone/multipartition databases.
  • Knowledge of Symantec netbackup essential
  • DB2 system Backup, Recovery, refresh across various SAPLandscapes using DB2 and SAP toolsets
  • Setting up SNAPSHOT Database Backup and recovery strategy using BCV Split mirror
  • Hands on experience of configuration & administration of HADR.
  • Good Working experience of DPF and Table Partitioning.
  • Experience using Deep Compression/Adaptive compression using ADMIN_TABLE_MOVE, SAP tools
  • like DB6CONV.
  • Strong knowledge on DB2 System and SQL Performance tuning using SAP DBACockpit, SQL Trace
  • Experience on scheduling tools like maestro is desirable.
  • Having experience of DR setup through various synch methods.
  • Designing strategy towards Capacity Management (Growth) for DB tracks.
  • Designing/Recommending DatabaseSecurity Policy.
  • Designing/Recommending database alerts for monitoring database availability and performance.
  • Good working experience of shell scripting and automation of repeated database incidents.


  • Professional Certifications for DB2 LUW
  • Experience with otherdatabase management systems (Oracle/MSSQL)
  • Experience with Cloud database hosting providers AZURE and AWS
  • Oversees and is responsible for successful completion of Installation, configuration and migration
  • Customer meetings
  • Suggests new technologies and design changes
  • Suggesting patches/upgrades to maintain security level
  • Testing / Auditing/processes as required from time to time
  • Ability to work in 24/7 production environment
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