DB2 for Z/OS Systems Programmer

Closing Date: January 15, 2021

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Install, maintain, and upgrade current versions of DB2 for Z/OS
  • Install and upgrade commonly used DB2 Tools from IBM & 3rd party vendors.
  • Troubleshoot DB2 issues working with Application Development and DBA staff.
  • Monitor DB2 product performance.
  • Build & configure DB2 subsystem environments on z/OS (incl. DB2 Data sharing)
  • Work with IBM to complete pre-installation requirements for new versions of DB2, help install and test upgrades of vendor software, create, maintain and document databases and processes, participate in planned disaster recovery exercises.
  • Setup and lead replication between DB2 for Z/OS and from DB2 Z/OS using QREP and IBM CDC
  • Monitor replication performance
  • Application schema changes
  • Handling DB2 application performance
  • Backup and recovery solutions
  • Native stored procedures support

Education & Other Requirements

  • Bachelor or higher in IT, Computer Science, or related field.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in the same platform
  • Candidate must be available in Qatar with transferable visa only who can join immediately.