Database Analyst (DB2 LUW/NOSQL)

Job Posting Number: 15106

Information Technology
New York, NY
July 21, 2017
Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

The Information Services Department is seeking a DBA IV (DB2 LUW/NOSQL) to join their growing team.

As a DBA IV, you will:

  • Be responsible for a variety of aspects in working with DB2 LUW and NOSQL Data Platforms like Mongo.
  • Handle development, optimization, testing, migration, security, tracing, logical/physical design and maintenance.
  • Will work with other experienced DBAs as a team, and as part of this team; you will support various Data Warehousing environments at MSK.
  • Participate in the 24×7 on-call rotation schedule, to support the MSK data platforms.

You are:

  • A self-starter who wants to enhance their knowledge of new technologies and grow with a leading, world renowned cancer center.
  • An excellent communicator and team player.

You have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Programming, MIS, or a related field with 4-5 years of experience with the data platforms described in this posting.
  • Good knowledge of all aspects of DB2 on LUW including query optimization, workload management , HA, backup and recovery , connectivity management …
  • Strong SQL programming skills
  • Knowledge of XML/Jason
  • Strong knowledge of AIX, Linux, shell scripting
  • Knowledge of data modeling 3NF, Star schema is a plus
  • Hadoop skills, include understanding the Hortonworks HDP stack (i.e. HDFS, Ambari, HBase, Storm, PIG, etc.) is a plus .
  • Knowledge of Windows, Python, Java, NoSQL (Mongo) is helpful.

Monday – Friday 9am-5pm


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