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DB2 Database Administrator

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Date: Mar 11, 2019

Location: New York City, NY, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 35936 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a DB2 Database Administrator to join our team in New York City, New York (US-NY), United States (US).




The DB2 DBA will be a member of the global technology team working on database projects and requested workload.

Provide complete database life cycle support for mission critical databases using various DB2 tools and techniques.

Participate in regular database capacity planning related to database growth and system utilization, trend analysis and predicting future database resource requirements

Understanding of regulatory, legal and compliances issues for SOX and audit functions

Provide proper guidance and standards to application development teams

Interface with senior management


Qualifications Required

Minimum 5 Years' experience administering Db2 for z/OS databases in an enterprise environment

Experience with DB2 for z/OS, version 10 or higher

Experience supporting a multi-terabyte environment

Experience supporting high throughput OLTP applications

Experience supporting applications within a DB2 data sharing environment

Knowledge and conceptual understanding of a System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

Logical and physical database design skills

Proficiency in application related performance and tuning, including extensive SQL coding tuning

Extensive Mainframe JCL experience

Detailed experience with DB2 utilities and database maintenance processing

Ability to resolve Production DB2 issues quickly and effectively

Working knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint for management reporting purposes

Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills

Clear, concise and effective written and verbal communication skills

Exhibit good time management skills, independent thinking and decision making capabilities

Off-hours on-call support



Experience with Computer Associates database tool suite

Experience with IBM Infosphere Data Replication and MQ

Experience working with Java, distributed platforms and applications


Basic Qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience administering Db2 for z/OS databases in an enterprise environment
  • 3 plus years of experience with JCL 


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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