IBM DB2 Administrator in WROCLAW, Poland

Job Description

IBM Client Innovation Center in Wroclaw employs IT professionals across all sectors. This site is fast becoming a “Centre of Excellence” in key areas of the global technology industry. Few places offer as many opportunities to gain knowledge in your field, to work in a stimulating environment and rewards for outstanding performance as IBM. IBM can provide the perfect setting for your career and freedom to enjoy a rich personal life.

This role is to provide technical support for database environments and supports the full system life cycle. Person on this position performs Database Administration for a variety of operational and support databases.

As DB2 Administrator you will Maintain existing databases by investigating key factors (storage, input/output frequencies, access time etc.) and unusual incidents and problems encountered by applications or systems analyst. On this position you will Install patches and upgrade software to enhance database performance and compliance and maintain and manage database backup and recovery, data propagation (replication) and performance monitoring/tuning. Oracle DBA Monitors database disk space usage and perform RCA of database issues and recommend solutions or workaround.

Key duties:

    • DB2 database installation and administration
    • 2nd/3rd line of support
    • DB2 upgrades, migrations and maintaining
    • Very large system troubleshooting , performance tuning and problem solving in DB2
    • Backup/Restore,
    • User and Rights administration
    • Advanced HADR/TSA configuration and maintaining
    • Batch management and disk space administration
    • Database and Index reorganization
    • Working on system automation, technical documentation and security compliance
    • On-call support (24/7)

What we can offer you:

  • Think40 - access to a universe of knowledge through various education channels

  • Working on international projects in multicultural teams

  • Coaching and mentoring sessions

  • True vertical and horizontal development opportunities

  • Opportunities to constantly learn evolving technologies

  • Friendly open office environment & flexible working hours

  • Languages classes free of charge

  • Discounts in various restaurants & cultural places

  • Private medical and life insurance package

  • Multisport Card

  • Summer camps for children

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

    • 4+ years of experience in DB2 software installation of databases and clients
    • 4+ years of experience in creating and configuring instances and databases
    • 4+ years of experience of database backups and restore
    • 4+ years of experience of configuring disaster recovery strategies (TSA/HADR)
    • 6+ years of overall experience in IT and customer facing support
    • Knowledge/Experience of new release upgrades- Knowledge/Experience of storage structures
    • Knowledge/Experience of users and security management
    • Knowledge/Experience of scheme objects management
    • Knowledge/Experience of SQL or PL/SQL
    • Solid skills in productivity factors and extended ability to understand impact of problems for database performance or other discrepancies
    • Knowledge/Experience about OS (Linux, AIX, Windows) and Network

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience


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