Owings Mills, MD 21117

Post Date: 02/20/2018 Job ID: 34419 Industry: IT



Vision Technology Services, LLC (Vision) is a leading provider of IT talent and project management services to companies throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Western region including Maryland, Washington DC, Virginia, Colorado, and Florida. 


Vision has been voted by The Baltimore Sun as a Top Workplace in 2014, 2012 and 2011.  For five consecutive years, Baltimore SmartCEO named Vision the top 50 of Greater Baltimore’ s fastest growing companies based on employee headcount and revenue.  Vision has also been ranked as one of the top private companies by the Baltimore Business Journal.  First-class clients, talented consultants, and dedicated employees have been instrumental in Vision’ s growth since its founding in 2001.   Today, Vision is a preferred provider of staff augmentation services to some of the most recognized and respected companies and non-profit enterprises in the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond. 


Our unique business model is something that continuously sets us apart from our competitors and allows us to provide one-on-one interaction and support to both our clients and consultants throughout the weeks, months, and years of projects and engagements.  The end result is something that our Vision Technology team is very proud of, extremely satisfied clients with a 95% return rate and a 90% candidate return rate.


Currently, Vision Technology is seeking a DB2/DBA to join our team. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • SQL Performance Tuning - knowledge and expertise in SQL coding & tuning, functions & features at a very-high/expert level
  • DB2 Backup & Recovery
  • Database design
  • Physical Implementation
  • DB2 Performance Tuning - effective use of data optimization through statistics, maintenance/reorgs, index design
  • DB2 Systems Tuning knowledge - bufferpools
  • Application tuning - design of effective approaches to invoking database access through SQL
  • CRITical SITuation support - dealing with complex issues involving DB2 from any number of perspectives - ETL, COBOL (batch), Websphere Online, etc.


Education/Experience Requirements:
  • DB2 11 z/OS
  • DB2 Connect V10.5
  • JCL
  • DB2 Utilities - COPY, RUNSTATS, REORG, etc., & COMMANDS
  • IBM Data Studio - for Performance Tuning
  • OPTIM Test Data Management - Move-for-DB2
  • CA Database Administration tools - RC/Query, Migrator, Plan Analyzer, Log Analyzer
  • CA Performance Tools - Detector, Subsystem Analyzer, Thread Terminator
  • CA-7 Job Scheduling
  • ASG Performance Monitoring -TMON DB2, TMON MVS
  • Familiarity with Type 2 / Type 4 connections
  • Websphere Applications
  • ETL - Informatica


Desired Knowledge/Skills:
  • Familiarity with ITIL
  • Knowledge & Understanding of ServiceNow or similar workflow processes/tools
  • IDAA Support - loads, etc.


Vision Technology Services offers a competitive compensation plan and great employee benefits.  Vision’ s full-time, salaried employees receive world class style benefits from the nation’ s premier providers.  Benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K with company matching, Paid Time Off, Holidays, Educational Assistance, Long and Short Term Disability as well as Life Insurance Policies.


If interested in learning more about Vision Technology Services and the opportunity, please submit your resume for consideration to careers@vistechs.com.


Job Order Number: 34419 (Please reference in call or email)


Vision Technology Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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