Junior Database Administrator (IMS & DB2 for z/OS)

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Toronto ON

Junior Database Administrator (IMS DB2 for z/OS)


  • Provide all the Database Administrative services to application development team.
  • Develop/test/support.
  • Develop Db2 DDL/DML scripts and enhance DB performance.
  • Understands Db2 Replication (SQL Replicator): MF-to-MF, MF-to-Server and Server-to-MF.
  • Learn Db2 DRDA remote connection architecture and able to give design guidance.
  • Learn IMS system architecture concepts and is able to provide technical guidance.
  • Develop and implement IMS Fast Path and Full function databases designs.
  • Develop and implement IMS DBD, PSB, DYNALC, MFS components. Understands IMS Catalog object maintenance.
  • Develop and implement IMS Dynamic Resource Definition (DRD) components.
  • Develop and implement IMS Connect Extension definitions.
  • Develop and implement IMS IFP, MPP message processing region.
  • Provide 24×7 pager support on a rotating basis.

Skills Required

  • 1+ Year of DBA working experience on DB2 (preferred)
  • Details oriented and quick learner
  • Ability to contribute in Agile environments with understanding of its methodologies (Scrum/Kanban) and its tools (Jira, Confluence, Azure DevOps).
  • Works well independently & as part of a team; experience working with remote teams.


  • Diploma or Bachelor Degree in Computer Science preferred

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