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DB2 UDB Administrator

Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
November 06, 2018


Role: DB2 UDB Administrator + Tivoli Storage knowledge

Location: Raleigh, NC

Type: Contract

Job Description:

• DB2 UDB 9.7.x 9.5.x, 9.1.x and 8.2.x Installations, Configurations and Administration with strong database programming skills.

• Fix pack upgrade and migration of database from lower to higher version.

• Expertise in using DB2 Movement Utilities like Export-Import, Load, db2move.

• Taking database Backups and recovering the database with Backup images.

• Scheduling Backup and Backup scripts using Scheduled Jobs.

• Prepared Backup and Recovery strategy at DB level for all test and production databases

• Expertise in DB2 UDB Command Line Utilities.

• Changing instance level and database level configuration parameters for database concurrency, authentication, performance and allowing remote clients accessing server.

• Monitor DB2 UDB processes and logs for any anomalies, provide corrective actions.

• Provide assistance to the development team on performance tuning, resolving locking solutions.

• Taking Snapshots and gathering other information related to the database and the system during stress tests or performance tuning.

• Expertise in generating data definition language using DB2LOOK command from existing database and creating the same objects in newly created databases.

• Used DB2 utilities IMPORT, EXPORT,LOAD and DB2MOVE utilities to move the data between the databases and different regions

• Expertise in running REORG and RUNSTATS for better performance of the database.

• Good experience on maintaining Database Level (DB CFG) and Database Manager Level (Instance) Parameters.

• Experience in design and maintenance of databases, performance testing and troubleshooting.

• Use tools like db2advise, db2look, db2move and db2adutl to monitor, analyze and make changes in the database.

• Monitor the databases for space utilization and reduce the table space utilization by altering table space.

• Performance testing and troubleshooting of issue.

• Provide permission to users/groups on tables and schema.

• Create table spaces for new schema tables and create temp table spaces.

• Configured archival logging in DB2 UDB to allow for online backup and for point in time recovery.

• Support users for their queries through IM and on call.

• Execute scripts from database end which users can’t perform from their end due to security purpose.

• Good experience on Database rebuild, Redirected restore, backup and restore processes.