2nd level DBDC / DBA specialist


July 21, 2021

Brno, CZ

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Your Role and Responsibilities
Are you familiar with Mainframe? Are you interested to deepen your skills in Mainframe within market leader in this area? Would you like to accept challenges and change them to successful projects? Do you have at least 1 or 2 years of experience in Mainframe (zSeries)? See position below and apply for them!
#Mainframe Database Administrator (DBA):
The Database Administrator is largely responsible for providing operational database services to the customer.
  • Owning, tracking and resolving physical database related incidents and requests
  • Fulfilling requests and resolving incidents within agreed time-frame
  • Performing physical database changes to the application database objects
  • Performing physical database maintenance and restores by running appropriate utility jobs and tools (e.g. UNLOAD/LOAD, REORG, RUNSTATS, RECOVER) based on the customer input
  • Maintaining operational documentation
  • Understanding the complexity of infrastructure design and maintenance
  • Analyze architecture and security issues
  • Performing advanced troubleshooting
  • Identifying performance bottlenecks
  • Providing administrative solutions where appropriate
  • Initiating and performing changes on production systems and proactively escalating any issues that cannot be resolved within the established time-frames
  • Focus on managing and resolving issues in agreed time
  • Establishing and maintaining communication with technology customers to keep them updated with status of their requests

#Mainframe DBDC System Specialist:
DBDC specialist is responsible for planning and performing installation and version upgrade of middleware products (DB2, CICS, MQ) on mainframe platform. In addition, he/she should understand the complexities of infrastructure design and maintenance, be able to analyze architecture and security issues, and perform advanced troubleshooting.
  • Installation and version upgrade of DB/DC systems (DB2, CICS, Websphere MQ)
  • DB/DC systems maintenance, objects definition
  • Architecture analysis and design
  • Performance monitoring and tuning
  • Performing advanced troubleshooting
  • Security issues analysis and defect prevention
  • Root cause analysis
  • Multi-environment knowledge of supported systems, maintaining operational documentation.
  • Problem and change management

You will be entitled to the following benefits:
  • 5 weeks of paid vacation
  • Elaborate education program for each employee - training during the work career, courses are lead by professional lectors; e-learning education; flexible education plan for each job position
  • Strong career opportunities
  • Above standard Medical Care
  • Discounts in Sports, Culture, Healthcare, Childcare, Finance, Electronics
  • Global Travel and Life insurance
  • Contribution to the Pension fund

You will have the opportunity to
  • Become part of our diverse and multinational community and collaborate within global and local teams
  • Gain knowledge and develop skills through our world-class trainings
  • Benefit from mentoring and coaching
  • Balance your work with your life and enjoy a flexible working environment

Please, take in consideration, that should your application be successful, our recruiters will contact you.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
#Mainframe Database Administrator (DBA):
  • Good database administration knowledge and skills
  • SQL language knowledge and skills
  • Basic experience in troubleshooting and resolving database related problems
  • Good communication and documentation skills
  • Service oriented mentality
  • Capability to work independently and effectively in complex environments

#Mainframe DBDC System Specialist:
  • Technical background
  • Good knowledge of relational databases
  • SQL language knowledge and skills
  • Capability to work independently and effectively in complex environments
  • Basic experience in troubleshooting and resolving database related problems
  • Good communication and documentation skills

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
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