Database System Engineer – Db2 HADR

Database System Engineer – Db2 HADR

ProViso Consulting

Story Behind the Need:

• Business group: Business group falls within the revolving credit and data management team
• For this team specifically, only Database Services team that manages Db2 systems and mainframe IBM data platform. Global team managing data systems


• Database System Engineer resource for project – managed on dedicated 24/7 system, Database System Engineer has to have deep knowledge of Db2 HADR – production cluster
• Reason for request: Backfill – Database System Engineer – support application releases, support the infrastructure. Answer all developer questions, release manager, production delivery. To back fill a full stack Db2 Database System Engineer. This role will partner with solution architects, data modelers, application developers, and support teams

Candidate Value Proposition:

• Opportunity to work with lead database expert in the industry
• Client has the largest Db2 platform. Possibly of extension for top performers

Typical Day in Role:

• Provide Db2 services to application development team
• Design/develop/test/support DB2 LUW database
• Plan, design, develop, test, and support database systems
• Perform regular database work and maintenance, such as storage management, import, export, load, access control, etc
• Provide technical analysis and recommendations on database architecture
• Optimize database efficiency, performance tuning and trouble shooting
• Automate database tasks, write scripts and enhance performance
• Strong knowledge of SQL

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills:

• 7+ years of technical working experience as a Database System Engineer or DBA on Db2 LUW or supporting development/QA/non-functional testing/production environments within the Financial Industries
• 7 + years Hands on Experience of Db2 HADR
• 7 + years SQL Program Language Experience – as team also does development work
• Strong communication skills (both oral and written)
• Excellent Presentation Skills – able to translate technical standards/practices to customer
• Desire to keep up with new technology innovations

Nice to have:

• Certification on latest database technologies

Soft Skills Required:

• Able to work individually and as a team
• Coordination Skills


• Bachelor’s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required

Candidate Review & Selection:

• 2 Step Process: 1-2 Microsoft Teams Interview
• Hiring Manager’s availability to interview: ASAP

Additional Notes:

• Looking for a Full Stack Database System Engineer
• This is the only Database Services team for Db2 at the bank – the manager is looking for someone to bring unique skills and must have passion for programming
• Team tends not to hire consultants

Job Details



6 Months



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