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z/OS DB2 Systems Specialist - Fixed Term 12 months

Sydney, NSW 2065
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Your Role and Responsibilities

The z/OS DB2 Systems Specialist role is to ensure the reliability, availability and performance of DB2 z/OS systems and meet customer expectations as defined by the Service Level Agreements. This is achieved by effectively managing the installation, configuration, maintenance, customization and tuning of z/OS DB2 system products. These tasks are performed in accordance with IBM Global Services standards. The role requires frequent after hours and weekend activity in order to complete tasks outside of customer prime time.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Installation and maintenance of Mainframe DB2 system products using IBM Australias approved standards and practices.

  • Perform problem determination, problem source identification, and problem resolution.

  • Take ownership for assigned tasks and prioritise response in accordance with Team Leaders directions

  • Adhere to IBM Security Policy as described in ITCS104.

  • Apply approved system changes in accordance with Change Procedures

  • Manage the resolution of problems in accordance with their severity as defined in Problem Management procedures and within the targets defined in PBC Plan.

  • Support project tasks as assigned and deliver to the specified schedule

  • Support Customer Satisfaction targets by providing primary support to customer or group of customers as designated and back up support to remaining clients.

  • Meet the requirements of the on call roster as assigned.

  • Submit complete and accurate time recording.

Key Skills Required

  • z/OS Sys Prog and DB2 v8/9/10

  • Good working knowledge of DB2 Migrations

  • DB2 Problem Determination

  • DB2 Performance Analysis

  • DB2 Data Sharing

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

About Business Unit
At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network. It's a unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking.If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS isthe place for you!

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About IBM
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Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-11-27 Expires: 2019-12-27

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