What This Position Is
for maintaining HBC DB2 corporate database environment which consist of
approximately 60% mainframe DB2 and 40% DB2 LUW. The role will be focused on delivering
robust, stable and reliable IBM DB2 solutions used to promote business
operations and business strategies. Work
in team environment providing support for all DB2 databases, building and
sharing knowledge. Leading team as subject matter expert for all HBC DB2
Who You Are:
- You lead by example, and can easily
maintain your composure under pressure
- Your oral and written communication
skills are effective and clear
You Also Have:
years' experience as DB2 Database Administrator supporting large systems on
mainframe and open systems
years' experience on DB2 V9 and up
years' experience using BMC Database tools
years' experience installing and patching DB2databases
experience of TSO, JCL, SPUFI, and SQL
industry experience preferred
As the Senior Database Administrator,
to become a subject matter expert for DB2 on the DBA team.
train other DBA's and work closely with both on and off shore to fully support DB2
on database improvements and strategy to upgrade all DB2 databases to supported
release. Participate in the future of
the DB2 architecture and help develop and maintain DB2 database roadmap. Providing
roadmap to help sunset DB2 as we migrate to more strategic database platform
such as Oracle or MS SQL Server.
implement and deploy DB2 solutions to achieve defined business goals.
skills in DB2 applications process design and configuration; DB2 application
design, development, integration, testing and deployment; DB2 application
existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to
moderately complex problems.
the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team
to DB2 AIC and Linux database administration in a infrastructure operations
level experience with DB2 open systems skills on release management, patching,
daily incidents remediation, reporting, and replication technologies
train , mentor , and shadow junior DBA in department and transfer DB2 admin
level experience with DB2 open systems in trouble shooting production databases
support for data manipulation between Development and Test environments
strong business partner relationships by communicating in easy to understand
retail business terms and backup communication with actions that result in high
sense of urgency and extraordinary business confidence.
performance through the following metrics: (1) focus on service desk ticket
reduction, and reduced time to close open tickets/issues. (2) Deliver projects on time. (3) Deliver
projects that consistently make user expected SLAs. (4) Deliver projects with thorough
documentation and run books (easy identification of business impact of system
failures). (5) Provide 24X7 on-call
production support for DB2 platform. (6) Maintain backup and recovery process,
including Disaster Recovery.
Your Life and Career at
part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like
to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from retail to supply chain, to
digital or corporate.
culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance.
package for all eligible full-time employees.
Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.
HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, HBC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
HBC welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selected to participate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.