Job #: 2783

Title: Sybase DBA Salt Lake City, UT


  • Other
  • Job Type:

  • Contract
  • Contract Pay Rate:
  • $50-75
    • Anywhere
    • Posted 4 months ago

    Perform Database Administration Operational Support activities as part of the Firm’s Technology Services Operations Team.
    Provide production support for Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise, Sybase IQ, UDB DB2, Sybase Replication, UDB DB2 SQL Rep and Q Replication, Paraccel, Postgres, Hadoop, MSSQL, Mongo DB, Oracle database infrastructure globally.
    Support the following hardware: Sun v240/440/4800/420r, Dell r610/710, HP 385/585/480 Blades
    Administer and maintain an existing local / global Database infrastructure including implementation, operational support, and periodic upgrades of all infrastructure Database servers.
    Continually evaluate the operations of the environment and assist in the optimization and delivery of server infrastructure
    Schedule maintenance jobs using Autosys
    Perform root cause analysis on system failures and incidents and provide remediation solutions.
    Communicate and coordinate with application support and other IT support teams to provide timely responses for critical requests.
    Perform daily monitoring of Database infrastructure for Healthcheck, Application and Replication Alerts.
    Responsible for Provisioning activities, User requests and Resolution alerts.
    Involves in Business Continuity plan tests across all regions related to Database infrastructure…
    Adhere to company change management requirements and procedures.
    Create policies and procedures for regular operational activities.
    Manage small project initiatives within the Database team across large portions of the enterprise including datacenter migrations and End Of life Database software’s and hardware’s.
    Organize Database Trainings locally and globally for Database Team.
    Perform basic file system administration tasks including expansion and device carving using native Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5/6 multipath utilities


    Five (5) years of experience in the job offered or a related Database Administration role


    Must have Five (5) years of experience with: — review the numbers for prod systems

    Supporting the following platforms:  Red Hat Enterprise Linux v3/4/5/6 and Sun Solaris 5.8/10
    Strong experience in UDB/DB2 database administration, maintenance and implementation in a complex system environment
    Extensive exposure to DB2 Replication including SQL Rep and Q replication.
    Strong knowledge DB2 HADR ( High Availability Disaster Recovery )
    Strong knowledge of DB2 Version upgrades and DB2 Builds.
    Strong knowledge of DB2 Transportable Tablespaces.
    DB2 Database design, development and maintenance.
    Automation skills utilizing scripting languages, including ksh or bash and either python or perl
    Ability to work and effectively prioritize in a highly dynamic work environment that includes a global focus
    Strong team player, good communication and interpersonal skills.
    Results oriented and highly flexible.
    Strong working knowledge on DBA tasks, troubleshooting and analytical skills
    IT Experience with Solid understanding of Banking, Retail, healthcare and Insurance domains and its processes
    Nice to have two (2) years of experience with:

    Database Platform: Sybase ASE, Sybase IQ, Sybase Replication.
    Performing trend / gap analysis and provide recommendations to address risk.
    Replication Setup for Table level, warm standby & MSA, understanding and managing routes and heterogeneous replication.
    Strong experience in Sybase database administration, maintenance and implementation in a complex and large 2000+ Database systems environment.
    Strong Sybase Replication experience (Replication Server 15.x, 12.x) and knowledge on Distributed Database Management System”

    Bachelor’s degree (U.S. or foreign equivalent) in Information Technology, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, or a related field.​

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