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IBM Database Administrator in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina


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Your Role and Responsibilities

The objective of this role is to work with both the One View Team and the Global Technology Services or IBM Cloud teams to make sure One View application infrastructure is kept in good shape. This role includes both development and maintenance type of activities starting from leading and managing code deployments to operational related matters like system performance monitoring and system problem resolution. All this is being performed in an Agile operating model and culture with great sense of urgency and in line with the IBM's IT Security Standard and Business Conduct Guidelines


  • One View system administrator's responsibilities are including:

  • Coordinating code (in this case DataStage jobs) deployments

  • Administering the IBM Information Servers the application team owns

  • Working with internal service providers to make sure One View infrastructure is up and running

  • Analyzing system logs and identifying potential performance issues

  • Answering technical queries and assist the application team

  • Responsibility for security and application compliance

  • Responsibility for documenting the configuration of the system

  • Troubleshooting any reported problems

  • System performance tuning

  • Developing monitoring capabilities

  • Adhere to and respect the Social Contract that he/she creates together with the team

Most of our teams are located in Raleigh, NC. However, since the nature of our work is hybrid, we welcome applications from other locations.


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

This role assumes the following technical skills being possessed and will be broadened:

  • IBM Cloud

  • Open Shift

  • IBM Information Server administration

  • DB2 database technology

  • DataStage technology

  • Monitoring capabilities

  • Cloud computing in general and IBM Cloud offerings in specific

  • Dev/Ops operating model in general

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • none

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Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:

*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.

*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.

*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.

*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).

*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.

*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.

*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.

*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.

We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.

IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.

Being You @ IBMIBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.