SQL Database Developer

Our client, a premier Federal Healthcare organization has an urgent and strategic need for a Db2 Database Developer with accomplished capabilities that include development and programming IBM Db2 across the z/OS and AIX OR UNIX based (Linux, Solaris or other) OR Windows LUW environments. The key is a DB2 Database Developer capable of addressing the programming challenges of working with complex Db2 databases operating cross-platform from mainframe z/OS to Db2 LUW running on AIX supporting IBM WebSphere, Linux and Windows

The hiring managers expectations and deliverables include:
(1) Ability and capability to address cross platform performance issues involving query path, index, business logic and separation of data on different platform
(2) Extensive DB2 and SQL Programming evaluation and tuning activities
(3) Moving and migrating data between databases, tables and platforms
(4) Create test data using existing healthcare data
(5) Collaborating with the Test Lead in reviewing business requirement document(s) and Functional Specifications and / or Use Cases for input into the creation of testing materials
(6) Utilize the Hewlett Packard testing tool suite for test case creation, execution (manual and automated), reporting, and defect logging
7) Assist Test Lead with coordination between engineers, developers and analysts with software testing activities especially as it relates to database performance challenges

Are you looking to work for a company that cares about its employees as much as their clients? Our client, an 80-year-old regional leader in the healthcare insurance space that has been recognized time and again for Workplace Excellence, World Class Employee Health and Wellness programs and has been honored each year since 2013 as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies. Our client employees over 5,000 professionals servicing over 3M members! This contract has been identified for conversion to full time employment within the organization.

Are you an accomplished Database Developer with DB2 or Oracle experience looking for a leading-edge database environment that offers challenge and technical / career growth? If so, please APPLY for immediate consideration.


Required Skills

(1) 8+ years of IT / Software Engineering support experience
(2) Current 5+ years IBM Db2 Database Developer background
(3) Database Programming skills include:
a) SQL coding, stored procedures, triggers and evaluation
b) Working cross-platform z/OS and UNIX running Db2 LUW
c) Advanced performance tuning
d) Work with data on the move cross-platform
e) Reporting, analytics and business intelligence
f) Build Test Data for Quality Assurance

(4) Expertise in processing data and relational data retrieval techniques
(5) In-depth understanding of database structures, principles, theories and practices
(6) Outstanding problem solving and analytical capabilities
(7) SQL coding standards in Java is a PLUS
(8) Our client is open to considering an accomplished Oracle SQL Developer with
a) Enterprise level cross-platform systems expertise
b) Accomplished cross-platform problem solving abilities

(9) Comfortable working with multiple Development teams
(10) Able to flourish in an Agile Framework / Scrum Team environment

**About us**
From health to wealth to well-being, Elite Technical believes that you deserve the best. We offer our team members competitive compensation, weekly payroll, access to a comprehensive benefit program an assigned recruiter and proactive support.

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Reston, VA



Anticipated Start Date

Monday, September 2, 2019

Job Type

Contract/Temp to Hire

Anticipated Duration

12 months++ (Poss T2P)

Date Posted

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

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