Senior DB2 for z/OS Systems Programmer
City : TORONTO, Ontario, Canada
Category : Technology | Analytics | Research
Industry : Financial/Banking
Employer : RBC
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At RBC, our culture is deeply supportive and rich in opportunity and reward. You will help our clients thrive and our communities prosper, empowered by a spirit of shared purpose.
Whether you’re helping clients find new opportunities, developing new technology, or providing expert advice to internal partners, you will be doing work that matters in the world, in an environment built on teamwork, service, responsibility, diversity, and integrity.
What is the opportunity?
RBC is looking for an experienced Senior DB2 for z/OS Systems Programmer. With your 7+ years of experience as a DB2 z/OS System Programmer, you will be part of a highly skilled DB2 z/OS group that installs, maintains, and pro-actively look for improvements to keep DB2 z/OS at a current, secure, and reliable level to house and process many high-profile applications at RBC. This is a highly motivated team that relies on collaboration as well as technical skill
What will you do?
Install, migrate, maintain, configure, tune DB2/zOS in stand-alone and data-sharing modes
Produce and maintain technical documents
Provide technical support for problems and issues with DB2 for z/OS Software and related products, including database connectivity and replication
Investigate and understand DB2 z/OS performance issues at a system or application level using DB2 performance reports and monitoring tools
Investigate and resolve DB2 software issues quickly and effectively
Assess mainframe capacity requirements to meet future growth of DB2 on a z/OS system
Participate in evaluation of new innovative solutions
Provide 24x7 on-call roster
What do you need to succeed?
7+ years of experience with installing, maintaining, support, upgrade of DB2/zOS V10 or higher in a sysplex environment, preferably large installation
Experience with SMP/E, USS, Unix Scripting, REXX, DB2Connect, DB2 Client drivers
Experience with DB2/zOS Performance tuning, Disaster Recovery, Replication
Ability to use DB2/zOS administration tools such as IBM CQM, ADM
Knowledge of IIB, WAS, IMS, CICS, MQS, z/OS architecture, USS, Networking, WLM
Excellent communication (oral and written), multi-tasking, and problem-solving skills
Nice to Have
Working knowledge of SQL Optimization and application development/debugging tools
Working knowledge of SDLC development lifecycle, Change management
Working Knowledge of Java, Windows scripting
Knowledge of and/or experience with Machine Learning, IBM DB2 AI for z/OS
What’s in it for you?
We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.
Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
Flexible work/life balance options
Opportunities to do challenging work
Opportunities to take on progressively greater accountabilities
Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment
At RBC, we embrace diversity and inclusion for innovation and growth. We are committed to building inclusive teams and an equitable workplace for our employees to bring their true selves to work. We are taking actions to tackle issues of inequity and systemic bias to support our diverse talent, clients and communities.
We also strive to provide an accessible candidate experience for our prospective employees with different abilities. Please let us know if you need any accommodations during the recruitment process.
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