Junior DB2 z/OS System Programmer

Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/30/2020 12:42 PM)
Job ID
Software Development

About DMI

DMI (Digital Management, LLC.), the world’s first end-to-end mobility company, combines all the skills and services necessary to deliver mobile enterprise solutions. Built to reinvent business through mobility, DMI has expertise in mobile strategy, UX, web, and app development, omni-channel commerce, brand and marketing, IoT and big data analytics, and secure device and app management. The company’s unique, integrated approach to mobility has resulted in dramatic growth as well as an expanding client base, which includes hundreds of Fortune 1000 commercial clients and all fifteen U.S. Federal Departments. DMI is headquartered in Bethesda, MD, with satellite offices around the world. The company was named one of the 2018 Top Workplaces in the Washington, DC area by The Washington Post and received Inc. Magazine’s Hire Power Award as one of the top 100 Private Job Creators in the US. Additional information is available at and on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.


About the Opportunity

DMI (Digital Management, LLC.) is looking for a Junior DB2 z/OS Sysplex System Programmer to support our client in P.A.


The Db2 System Programmer is responsible for Db2 for z/OS.   This includes installation, customization, configuration, and implementation as well as patching.


Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  1. Planning, installing, configuring and implementing DB2 for z/OS in a data sharing group in support
  2. of high availability.
  3. Installing, migrating, and enabling DB2 data sharing.
  4. Planning, configuring and implementing DB2 for continuous availability across planned or
  5. unplanned outage of any single hardware or software element.
  6. Planning and implementing Coupling Facility sizing information for DB2 structures necessary for
  7. Sysplex operation.
  8. Planning and implementing group buffer pools in support of planned or unplanned outages.
  9. Planning, installing, testing, and implementing DB2 service level upgrade and patches.
  10. Planning and using the DB2 Setup wizard to install DB2 under Linux.
  11. Planning, configuring, and implementing DB2 SAF security to work with RACF.
  12. Planning and configuring DB2 to work with z/OS workload management.
  13. Planning and using SMP/E to install PTF and service upgrade to DB2.
  14. Planning and running REBIND in support of DB2 service upgrades.
  15. Planning and using IBM Data Studio as a complete development and testing environment for

building database objects and queries.

  1. Planning and implementing configuration changes to enhance DB2 performance.
  2. Planning and implementing support for disaster recovery.
  3. Planning, installing, configuring, and implement DB2 Connect to enable workstation to connect to DB2 for z/OS.
  4. Planning and using DB2 utilities to Load data, reorganize data, unload data, recover data and
  5. copying data.
  6. Providing technical assistance to PMO DBMS programmers.






Physical Requirement(s): No Physical requirement needed for this position.

Location: Boyers, PA


Working at DMI

DMI is a diverse, prosperous and rewarding place to work. Being part of the DMI family means we care about your wellbeing. As such, we offer a variety of perks and benefits that help meet various interests and needs, while still having the opportunity to work directly with a number of our award winning, Fortune 1000 clients. The following categories make up your DMI wellbeing:

  • Community – Blood drives, volunteering opportunities, Holiday parties, summer picnics, Tech Chef, Octoberfest just to name a few ways DMI comes together as a community.
  • Convenience/Concierge - Virtual visits through health insurance, pet insurance, commuter benefits, discount tickets for movies, travel and many other items to provide convenience.
  • Development – Annual performance management, continuing education and tuition assistance, internal job opportunities along with career enrichment and advancement to help each employee with their professional and personal development.
  • Financial – Generous 401k match for both pre-tax and post-tax (ROTH) contributions along with financial wellness education, EAP, Life Insurance and Disability help provide financial stability for each DMI employee.
  • Recognition – Great achievements do not go unnoticed by DMI through Annual Awards ceremony, service anniversaries, peer-to-peer acknowledgement through Give-A-Wow, employee referral bonuses.
  • Wellness – Healthcare benefits, Wellness programs, Flu Shots, Biometric screenings, on-site lactation rooms provide employees with several wellness options. 

Employees are valued for their talents and contributions. We all take pride in helping our customers achieve their goals, which in turn contributes to the overall success of the company.

The company does and will take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, and to treat qualified individuals without discrimination on the basis of their physical or mental disability or veteran status. DMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability. DMI maintains a drug-free workplace.


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