What you’ll be doing...

As a DB2 DBA on Z/OS, you will be expected to perform the following (but not limited to):

  • Supporting application infrastructure environment for DB on Z and related technologies in a 24X7 support environment along with On Call.
  • Working on Incident, Change and Problem of the supported applications.
  • Working with application teams to continuously improve the design and processes.
  • Analyzing and perform performance tuning.
  • Maintaining compliance posture as per Security Policy.
  • Ensuring important parameters on DB are monitored.
  • Developing z-DB skills with other team members.

What we’re looking for...

You will need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of experience on IBM DB2 Utilities, Commands UNLOAD, RELOAD, COPY, RECOVER, REORG & RUNSTATS, basic understanding of REXX and COBOL.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience
  • Problem-solving & analytical skills Creating Database objects, Tablespaces, Tables, Views, Indexes etc. and coordinating with application team for design related issues
  • Experience in maintaining the DB2 Catalog/Directory (Analysis, Backup, Recover, Reorg, etc).
  • Experience with DB2 Performance Tuning Recovery Tools like File-Aid, QMF, SPUFI
  • Exposure in mainframe skills like JCL, VSAM Experience on DB2 Upgrades, Database monitoring, health check, housekeeping Knowledge/experience with DR (Disaster Recovery) drill.
  • IBM DB2 for z/OS system performance tuning (Bufferpools, ZPARMs etc)
  • IBM DB2 Utilities and commands.

Even better to have:

  • DevOps Tools (Jenkins, JIRA , GITLab)
  • Exposure/Understanding of Platforms (Linux/Mainframe)
  • Knowledge of Cloud Architecture and DevOps
  • Experience with an agile organization preferred.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.