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Post Date 1/7/2013 
Title Senior Technical Engineer 
Pay Rate Market 
Length Perm 
Location Eagan, MN 
Description Technical Engineer Senior
Eagan, Minnesota

We are looking for a senior SAP Basis/DB2 on z/OS administrator. Must be able to demonstrate extensive skills in SAP Basis/DB2 on Z/OS with problem analysis/determination, performance tuning and the ability to work independently and in a team stetting to generate plans, document procedures, and facilitate knowledge transfer.

Key Accountabilities:
•Problem Analysis/Determination in SAP R/3 with IBM DB2 V9 / V10 for z/OS
•Performance Tuning at all levels (sub-system, Applications, Database, SQL) on the fly or proactively using various tools: SAP NetWeaver, CCMS, DSC, Explain facility, and diverse SAP Transactions.
•Interact with SAP BASIS, DBA, DB2 Engineer, DASD, Network and z/OS teams in finding effective solutions
•Support internal/external customers and other DBA’s with issues originating in SAP systems
•Provide SAP/DB2 training/knowledge transfer to various DBA’s when required
•Open SAP/IBM tickets and work with vendors, when necessary
•Support SAP DBA activities associated with system copy refresh activities using homogeneous system copy Procedures
•Be involved in on-call rotation and shift work
•Research SAP notes and IBM APARS/PTFs in problem resolution
•Attend team meetings and significantly contribute solutions

Required Qualifications:
•Minimum 5-7 years of hands-on DB2 DBA experience with IBM DB2 z/OS
• Minimum 5-7 years experience in SAP Environment
•DB2 on z/OS / zSeries and SAP – technical and leadership capabilities
•SAP on Z/Linux experience
•Recent proven solid experience in DB2 V9 / V10, including LOB processing, partitioning large tables, stored procedures, DB2 Connect, and DB2 Utilities
•Demonstrated strong problem-solving skills and ability to multi-task
•Knowledgeable in using NetWeaver, Database Tools (CA or IBM), Detector, and
navigating SAP with various T-codes and Menus
• Understand High Availability requirements in a SAP/DB2 z/OS settings
•Capable of tuning active dynamic SQL and finding expensive SQL queries using DSC
•Excellent understanding of monitoring and tuning in SAP ECC landscapes
•Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)

Additional (optional) Skills:
•IBM DB2 V9 / V10 for z/OS Certification - with solid experience
•Experience and training with SAP Solution Manager
•Verifiable references
• Must be team player 
Recruiter Jeff Beeks 
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