ISM Canada, a wholly owned subsidiary of IBM Canada Ltd., and a member of IBM Global Services, is a leading player in bringing competitively priced, IT services to public and private sector organizations. From traditional mainframe legacy systems operations to web-enabled applications that drive today’s successful organizations, ISM Canada’s team delivers the IT reliability and excellence clients count on, backed by the global experience of IBM.
We are seeking a qualified Database Administrator to join our Database Services team. The Database Administrator will assist in planning, coordinating and implementing database solutions for SQL Server, DB2 and Oracle. They will be part of a dynamic team that provides technical database expertise for clients including software installation, configuration, patching, upgrades, creation and maintenance of database objects (tables, indices, views, stored procedures, etc.), database security, database backups, restores and refreshes, query performance optimization, data modeling, collaboration with application developers and problem resolution on a number of different platforms. The Database Administrator will also participate in on-site and disaster recovery.
Candidates must have a recognized diploma or degree related to computer software or equivalent combination of education, experience, and training coupled with 5-7 years of database administration experience. Ideal candidates will have a good understanding of logical and physical relational database design. They will have good experience in database administration for database products SQL Server, DB2 and Oracle. They will also be comfortable supporting these types of databases on Intel, midrange, and mainframe operating systems like Windows, UNIX and z/OS. The successful candidate will possess excellent communication, very good leadership and problem resolution skills in addition to being self-motivated and a strong team player. An understanding of multi-platform environments & operating systems, and previous experience with different storage and network technologies would also be considered an asset.
Familiarity with analytics and data warehouse concepts would be beneficial.
ISM Canada offers excellent compensation and benefits, coupled with superior working conditions, and great opportunities for skill development and advanced learning in IT-related fields.
Apply now and find out what it's like to be a part of an environment where you are celebrated for the person you are, the ideas you bring and the energy you invest. Please submit your application on the ISM Canada careers portal. https://careers.ismcanada.com/careers/ before July 18, 2014.
Job code : SK14-064FT: Database Administrator