The DB2 z/OS Database Specialist will provide DB2 z/OS technical and subject matter expertise to the Leidos suite of projects supporting the critical mission functions of the Social Security Administration, Division of Database Systems (DDBS). This work effort involves providing mainframe support focused on mainframe DB2 databases running on z/OS.
Day to Day Responsibilities:
The resource will be responsible for validation environment DB2 database development, maintenance, and troubleshooting. Provide customer project support with thorough analysis and offering alternative solutions, evaluations, and advice on complex DB2-related problems. The resource will be responsible for conforming to customer standards and requirements and will be involved in the unit testing and validation against desired outcomes. The resource will function as part of a team, inclusive of customers, and must demonstrate sufficient communication skills to ensure success.
- Experience in DB2 z/OS database support and JCL development in a z/OS environment.
- Experience with DB2 load and unload utilities (e.g., File-AID, IBM utilities).
- Experience with DB2 database administration.
- Experience with mainframe-based software configuration management systems such as Endevor.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Ability to independently research problems and provide solutions
- Working knowledge of/experience with SoftBase TestBase product - Highly Desired
- Experience with REXX/CLIST
- Experience with Control-M or other mainframe-based job scheduling tools
- Bachelor's Degree
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:ADP2 / IT2
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Database Management
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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