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Sr Systems Engineer (DB2 Database Administrator )

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You deserve to do what you love, and love what you do – a career that works as hard for you as you do. At Fiserv, we are 44,000, #FISVProud innovators, delivering superior value for our clients through leading technology, targeted innovation and excellence in everything we do. You have choices – if you strive to be a part of a team driven to create with purpose, now is your chance to Find your Forward with Fiserv. Apply today to join a company named a FORTUNE World's Most Admired Companies® for the eighth consecutive year.

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Every candidate has their strengths, and at Fiserv, we want to match you to a career that allows you to put your best foot forward. Do you have the competencies outlined below? If so, you might be an excellent candidate to Find Your Forward at Fiserv.

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  • Providing the time off to manage personal needs

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Requisition ID R-10271047 Date posted 06/11/2022 City Short Hills State/Region New Jersey Country United States

What does a great Sr Systems Engineer (DB2 Database Administrator )do?

  • Providing large-scale IBM mainframe DB2 infrastructure technical and operational support in a highly technical global IBM mainframe environment
  • z/OS and ISV Systems Administration Job Duties:
  • Conduct all aspects of DB2 z/OS database administration
  • Maintain USS objects for DB2 and related products
  • Create, modify, or maintain in-house written CLIST and REXX utilities
  • Participate in on-call rotation to provide 24/7 operational support
  • Execute DDL to create, alter, delete database objects
  • Create database backups and perform database restores as required
  • Troubleshoot service problems; determine root cause, and provide resolutions
  • Monitor database subsystem performance and derive solutions for performance problems.
  • Provide guidance on good database design and implementation practices to Developers
  • Ensure compliance with database policies and procedures
  • Support and participate in Disaster Recovery exercises

Basic Qualifications for Consideration:

  • Must be proficient in JCL, DDL, DML, SMP/E, TSO, REXX,  and CLISTs
  • Must be proficient in CA and BMC DB2 tools and monitoring tools such as CA-Sysview and BMC Mainview
  • RACF, HSM, USS and Workload Manager as it relates to DB2 z/OS
  • Database Performance Monitoring and Tuning
  • Excellent Oral and Written Communication Skills
  • Self-motivated, independent learner, reliable, dedicated, high-energy, problem solver with good people skills
  • Ability to work and deliver on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Able to translate and communicate technical-speak into well written and spoken non-technical terms
  • Able to work with a culturally and geographically diverse global team
  • Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of production support on DB2 z/OS, including Data Sharing
  • Two or Four-year college degree in Computer Science/Management or equivalent educational/work experience

Learn more about Fiserv: Life moves fast. And as it does, we know most people aren’t thinking about “financial services” But we are. We help people and businesses move money and information every minute of every day. Our solutions connect financial institutions, corporations, merchants and consumers to one another, millions of times a day, behind the scenes, reliably and securely. We’re Fiserv, a global leader in Fintech and payments enabling innovative financial services experiences that are in step with the way people live and work today. The company’s approximately 44,000 associates proudly serve clients in more than 100 countries, so their customers, members and consumers can move money when and where they need it, at the point of thought. Our Aspiration is to move money and information in a way that moves the world. As a FORTUNE™ 500 company and one of FORTUNE Magazine World’s Most Admired Companies for the sixth consecutive year, we are committed to excellence and purposeful innovation. Explore the possibilities of a career with Fiserv and Find Your Forward with us.

We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce. Fiserv is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet

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