MAINFRAME SYSTEMS DBA
This role has been established to install, upgrade and manage IBM's mainframe Information Management System (IMS) database management software adhering to company regulations and security standards. It also involves assisting with testing of new/improved systems, as well as third party associated product upgrades. You will form part of a leveraged team of 5 DBAs also supporting ADABAS, DB2 and MQ Software. You will be required to attend meetings and interact regularly with management, team, vendors and clients to continuously improve services. Participate in Service Point roster during office hours and On-Call roster at other times.
Demonstrable experience of mainframe IMS Database System Administration and support of applications utilising IMS.
Experience in the installation and management of IMS system software and related products
Perform system installations and upgrades per client requirements
Analyze customer environments and maintain performance goals
Monitor system health
Monitor the Backup, Reorg and utility jobs
Participate in Disaster Recovery Exercise.
Provide database support to Application Development and production control teams.
Continuously monitor database performance and take steps pro actively to ensure good database performance.
Experience in the following database software is an advantage:
BMC's Eclipse Reorganisation Utilities and Partitioned Database Facility for IMS
JCL, ISPF, and 3rd party DBA tool experience.
Verbal and written proficiency in English.
It is also advantageous to have experience supporting applications using ADABAS, DB2 and MQ system software.
What we offer:
We are a company that cares about employee satisfaction as well as company growth. Atos offers not only a challenging and exciting workplace, but also a rewarding work experience, with competitive compensation and benefits packages:
• Training and certifications: On-going In-depth training with current and emerging products and technologies;
• Flexible benefits: Medical program, Sports benefits, Lunch vouchers, Mobile phone, Laptop;
• Compensation: Competitive salary package and relocation bonus for candidates outside West Area;
• Extra vacation days;
Join our dynamic team and you will find yourself in a multicultural and challenging environment where you will not only be using your skills and knowledge, but also expand and enrich your experience by participating in international projects.
Only suitable candidates will be contacted for interview and please note that your resume will be entered in our data base and may be used in further recruitment projects.