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  • Location: Atlanta, 30005
  • Salary: $55.00 - $70.00 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract to Hire

Posted 8 months ago

DB2 LUW DBA  - Sandy Springs, GA

Privately held Financial Services firm in the Dunwoody / Sandy Springs area seeking a self-motivated DB2 LUW DBA to join their growing team.  

Job Responsibilities:

Day-to-day you will troubleshoot, analyze for root causes for problems, ensure database availability, security and stability, performance tuning and optimization.  Provide performance tuning by analyzing Database and O/S performance using Explain, Event Monitors, vmstats, etc. Install and upgrade DB2 instances. Write and maintain BASH/KSH shell scripts. Provide guidance to Developer's technical questions related to Db2 as well as creating and updating Stored Procedures and Triggers. Manage and maintains data in all Production and Non-Production Db2 Databases. Handle data refreshes from Production to Test environments based on user requirements. Perform maintenance of the Db2 environments including image copies, performance monitoring, capacity management, and object upgrades.

Ideal candidate has the following:

  • 3+ years experience with recent versions of Db2 LUW and Red Hat.
  • Experience with all Db2 utilities including Backups, Unloads, Loads, Runstats and Reorgs.
  • Experience performing database recovery to Image Copy or Point-In-Time.
  • Good oral and written communication skills 
  • Good application management experience including Explains, Joins, Referential Integrity, Stored Procedures and Triggers.
  • SQL Server and/or MySQL is preferred but not required.
This is a hybrid position working 3 days per week onsite in the Sandy Springs office.  Excellent benefits including full suite of medical benefits, work from home options, casual work environment and competitive pay.  Please send your detailed resume and LinkedIn profile today!

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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For hourly W2 contract roles, MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options. Please see for more information. For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits will be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.

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