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    Apr 2004
    Los Angeles, CA

    Post Unanswered: Sr DBA - DB2 UDB EEE (AIX) Guru! $50-70 an hr (DOE)

    I have an immediate need for a DB2 UDB EEE (AIX) DBA for an entertainment company in the North San Fernando Valley (Los Angeles, CA). Might you know someone? Going to pay $50-70 an hour to start (DOE).

    DB2 EEE Guru is the operative phrase here!

    This position manages and maintains production and non-production IBM Universal Database EEE relational databases, mostly used for data warehousing. The Database Administrator is responsible for database operations, administration, security administration, object administration, space management, optimization, backup, and server installation. This position performs database installation and configuration, schedules and performs upgrades and backup and recovery. The Database Administrator monitors database servers for resource utilization, and forecasts future resource requirements. This position is responsible for database-related production issues including consistency checking, index validation, and data load/unload job failures. The Database Administrator supports the production and development application teams, and develops and promotes standards and procedures as needed.


    Support production activities including on-call responsibilities

    Perform backup and recovery

    Perform database consistency checking

    Load and unload data using SQL and third party utilities (BMC, Optiload, Autoloader)

    Manage database elements including schemas, databases, tablespaces, tables, views, indexes, stored procedures, triggers and declarative integrity constraints

    Perform database installation and configuring of parameters including transaction logging, shared memory, and number of server processes

    Participate in database design process as required

    Install and test new releases

    Schedule and perform upgrades to database

    Set up access privileges to databases, and create user security profiles

    Monitor database servers for resource utilization

    Provide trend analysis for forecasting future resource requirements

    Create and map data elements into logical storage units including size and physical location

    Monitor and optimize the use of disk space

    Develop and maintain a comprehensive library of all supporting documentation

    Initiate corrective action to ensure all database servers meet processing requirements for performance and reliability

    Provide recommendations on hardware and software upgrade alternatives

    Develop and promote standards and procedures as needed

    Conduct software audits of database products for compliance with established standards, policies, configuration guidelines and procedures


    Must have:

    7 years experience as Database Administrator

    5 years experience in data warehousing

    5 years experience as a production DBA

    3 years experience with DB2 UDB EEE (Guru!)

    Helpful Experience:

    Application development experience

    Experience as DBA on multiple platforms

    Experience with SQLServer


    Undergraduate degree in Information Systems

    Graduate degree in IT preferred

    Please call me at your next available convenience.

    Also, please send me an email-able copy of your resume with references (2 supervisors and 3 peers) and tell me...

    Your current salary and salary expectations...

    Your geographical location and driving/travel parameters...

    Your current certifications, advanced training/skills/equipment used...

    Your US work status...

    Your availability...

    Gaston A. Hinostroza
    Director of Professional Staffing & Project Management Services

    Ronin Group/Project Medic - 818-973-7130 ext 24
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