Sr. Staff-DB2 Database Administrator

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Job ID:
20171127-5979
Job Category:
Information Technology
Relevant Work Experience:
IT-Mainframe (Systems Prog/App Dev)-6+ yrs, IT-DBA-6+ yrs
Current Licenses / Certifications:
None
Position Located In:
TX - Austin, TX - Westlake
Education:
BA/BS
Job Type:
Full Time
Description:

Westlake - TX, TX2050R, 2050 Roanoke Road, 76262-9616
Anders Bjerkhoel
20171127-5979

We believe that, when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.

As a company, we were established by Chuck over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all.  As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.

Our Opportunity:

DB2 Database Administration - z/OS this Sr Staff DBA will provide technical leadership as a member of Hosting Services Mainframe DB2 DBA Team. As a Senior DBA you’ll contribute to all matters related to the DB2 application database and z/OS operating system platform and related program products. You’ll have an opportunity to change organizational behaviors and influence key stakeholders through partnering and application database consulting. 

What you’ll do:

• Lead DB2 Database design and engineering

• Application development and maintenance testing support

• Replication support

• Performance design participation

• Production object staging and implementation

• Mentor less senior DBA’s

•Participate in a full production (24x7) on-call support

•Function as a team leader of a small team 

Additionally, you’ll provide code and SQL review, object version change management, database testing and production operational management. Working as part of an exciting team you’ll contribute to the future technology direction for this team and organization. 

What you have:

5+ years in DB2 for z/OS technology performing DBA related duties

•DB2 Database Administration technical experience required running on z/OS platform in a parallel Sysplex environment

•Proven experience with database design, Replication support, application testing support, SQL coding, DB2 utility (e.g.; backup and recovery), performance design skills, production DB installation and optimization, production monitoring and tuning, and Stored Procedures and Distributed processing.

•REXX and ISPF script languages required.

•Effective problem determination and resolution skills

•Excellent communication (oral and written) skills with an ability to influence

•Demonstrated change management skills

•Demonstrated small team leadership skills

•Demonstrated mentoring skills

•Ability to multi-task, work effectively and collaboratively in a team environment, and demonstrated ability to provide quality client support

•Web application knowledge and BMC tools knowledge/experience preferred.

•Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or a related field preferred. 

What you’ll get:

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
  • Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program
  • Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions
  • Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships
  • Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life

Learn more about Life@Schwab.

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law. Schwab also does not discriminate against applicants or employees because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. At Schwab, we believe that every employee, through their diverse abilities and experiences, can contribute to our growth, innovation and client loyalty. We embrace diversity and are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. If you have a disability, and require reasonable accommodations in the application process, call Human Resources at 800-725-3535. We will be happy to assist you. Schwab will only share your accommodation request with those individuals who have a specific need to know. The request for an accommodation will not affect Schwab's hiring decisions. All other submissions should be performed online.


Job Specifications
Relocation Offered?: No
Work Schedule: Days
Languages: English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications: None
Relevant Work Experience: IT-Mainframe (Systems Prog/App Dev)-6+ yrs, IT-DBA-6+ yrs
Position Located In: TX - Austin, TX - Westlake
Education: BA/BS
Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology
Activation Date: Monday, January 29, 2018
Expiration Date: Tuesday, March 13, 2018
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Brokerage Products: Not FDIC Insured • No Bank Guarantee • May Lose Value

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law. Schwab also does not discriminate against applicants or employees because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.

At Schwab, we believe that every employee, through their diverse abilities and experiences, can contribute to our growth, innovation and client loyalty. We embrace diversity and are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. If you have a disability, and require reasonable accommodations in the application process, call Human Resources at 800-725-3535. We will be happy to assist you. Schwab will only share your accommodation request with those individuals who have a specific need to know. The request for an accommodation will not affect Schwab’s hiring decisions. All other submissions should be performed online.

The Charles Schwab Corporation provides a full range of securities, brokerage, banking, money management, and financial advisory services through its operating subsidiaries. Its broker-dealer subsidiary, Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. (“Schwab”), Member SIPC , offers investment services and products, including Schwab brokerage accounts. Its banking subsidiary, Charles Schwab Bank (member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender), provides deposit and lending services and products.