DB2 Database Administrator

Company: ManTech International Corporation ( Learn More )

General Information
US-MD-Annapolis Junction
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Job Description Group: MSS

Clearance Level Needed: Secret

Shift: Day

Category: Information Technology

ManTech is seeking an DB2 Database Aministrator in Annapolis Junction, MD to support a Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Transportation Security Adminstration (TSA) Program.
Experienced in configuration, security, failover, and optimization of databases in high availability environment.
Hands-on experience with DB2 with HADR installations, upgrades, configuration, tuning, index creation and performance analysis.
Experience in planning and implementing fault tolerant and high availability systems.
Hands-on experience implementing and configuring packaged real-time monitoring and alerting solutions.
Hands-on experience with automation of tools, implementations, scripting and database reporting metrics and reports.
Expertise in backup/recovery/fail-over methods and best practices.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to write clear documentation of operating procedures, and ability to write detailed specifications.
Must have a “can-do” attitude, work well in a cross-functional environment, must be able to work well without supervision and lead others.
Candidate should be a self-starter, quick learner and great team player.
Possess the ability to prioritize competing priorities and work in a cross-matrix management organization.
Requires to be on-call and respond in a timely manner.
Job RequirementsProvide
technical support for the day-to-day DB2 with HADR in AIX Power HA environment
activities of the organization.
Provide technical Support for
chartered projects, e.g. Security Remediation, Disaster Recovery; coordinate
changes to DB2 (version 10.5) and DB2 FixPaks in AIX and Linux
Implement database changes to
improve performance and security; plan, coordinate, and implement security
measures to safeguard databases.
Measure database performance and
troubleshoot complex database and HADR issues.
Configure and monitor databases
with all project application services.
Configure and maintain system,
user databases and instances in AIX and Linux environment.
Configure and maintain schemas,
table spaces, tables, indexes, buffer pools and logs.
Configure and manage database
backups and recoveries with IBM TSM.
Provide SQL and script Perl,
Shell as project requirement.
Review project requests describing database user needs to
estimate time and cost required to accomplish project.