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Your Role and Responsibilities
Currently, we are looking for Mainframe z/OS DB2 System Programmer who will be responsible for DB2 software products. The responsibility includes ordering, installation, distribution, upgrading, customization, designing and recommending solutions, performing problem root cause analysis, troubleshooting, solving issues, database tuning, customer support, etc.
This job ad is for IBM CIC in Katowice, but work can be done remotely from any place in Poland.
Mainframe Database Management DB2:
Ordering/installing/upgrading etc. of DB2
Error handling related to DB2
Removal/deactivation of DB2 products
Support for DBA related tasks
Ensuring backup, RUNSTATS and REORG routines
Health Checks, deviations, and analysis
Handle DBA Change requests, through the Change Management process
Participate in on-call duty
Incident Management/ Problem Management:
Checking & handling incidents
Perform root cause analysis of incidents/problems
Work on automation of incidents/problems
Internal and external trainings and certifications
Upskilling programs, wide possibilities of skills' development
Private medical package (Medicover) and insurance package
Fresh fruits in the office
Cinema, ski, and mountain trips for IBMers
Holiday camps for children
Discounts for IBMers (for a wide range of services/products)
Social Fund benefits
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
At least 7 years of experience in DB2 System Programmer/Database Administration
z/OS system programming knowledge
Knowledge of SMP/E and proven experience of mainframe software upgrades
Knowledge of installing & tuning monitoring tools, eg. Omegamon
Working knowledge of DB2 data sharing groups
Providing support with various backup/recovery scenarios
Practical experience in database tuning
At least 7 years of experience in support and deployment with DB2 z/OS database
Good verbal and written English communication skills
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Familiarity with RACF security products with the ability to design optimal security solutions for subsystems and applications
Experience with IBM, CA, BMC or Compuware toolsets for managing DB2on.
French knowledge would be a plus
About Business UnitThis position currently sits within Global Technology Services (GTS) Infrastructure Services (IS) or a shared services function supporting GTS.
As announced in October 2020, IBM intends that its managed infrastructure services business of the GTS organization will become an independent company named Kyndryl by the end of 2021, creating two distinct and powerful market-leading companies.
Together, we will advance the vital systems that power the digital economy. Serving over 4,600 technology-intensive, highly regulated customers, including over 75% of the Fortune 100, our people will design, run, and manage the most modern and reliable technology infrastructure that the world depends on today.
We will work flexibly and in partnership with our customers to amplify business outcomes while always pushing ourselves to improve and meet all opportunities. Come join our team of diverse, devoted, and empathetic technology experts who are at the center of discovering what's next.
Please note: The final decision if this position will transition from IBM to Kyndryl is yet to be confirmed.
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