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Application Database Administrator -7 months Fixed Term - Melbourne

Application Database Administrator -7 months Fixed Term - Melbourne

Job Description
Application Database Administrator DBMS -7 months Fixed Term - Melbourne

IBM is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, serving clients in 170 countries. In this new era of Cognitive Business, IBM is helping to reshape industries by bringing together our expertise in Cloud, Analytics, Security, Mobile, and the Internet of Things. We are changing how we create. How we collaborate. How we analyse. How we engage. IBM is a leader in this global transformation so there is no better place to launch your career.

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge. We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM. We are hiring.

We are currently recruiting an Application Database Administrator- DBMS for a 7 Months fixed term contract, based in Melbourne.

Role and responsibility -
The Application DBA is responsible for supporting the BAU team. As an Application DBA your responsibilities include –
  1. Configured New databases for development, testing and production environment with adhering standards.
  2. Designed and deployed Teradata Work Load Management(TASM), Yarn queue Manager(Hadoop) and Aster Workload Management to optimize resource usage by multiple application in the Teradata Unified Architecture environment.
  3. Implementation of new Teradata Active System Management (TASM) plans whenever there is a requirement from business.
  4. Teradata database maintenance including User Access, Capacity Planning and Resource utilisation.
  5. Platform Environment Management for Production and Test Environments as per client security policies and standards.
  6. Implementation of Backup, Archival and Recovery policies on Teradata Unified Data Architecture environment.
  7. Co-ordination with IBM tape management vendor for regular offsite backup and adhoc Teradata table restoration operations.
  8. Management of Network security policy implementation on the application hosts with client Network team to open specific ports.
  9. Monitoring Teradata System during critical Batch processing using Viewpoint and SQL utilities.
  10. Identification and Performance Tuning of High CPU consuming batch processes
  11. User Access and Policy Management for various groups across the Teradata environment and access control on hdfs (Hadoop File System) directories.

Required experienced -

To ensure success in the role you will possess the following skills –
  • Teradata Database Adminstrator – 8 years
  • RDMS & Hadoop Backup and archive solutions – 3 Years.
  • Solid skills in BigData solutions – Hadoop Admin – 3 years
  • Aster Database Admin experience – 2 years
  • Unix Scripting – 3 years
  • Good Experience with relational databases and analytical systems
  • Strong written and verbal communications
  • Nice to have skills: Experience on working on production incident ticketing tool
Compensation package from $78 400 (full-time equivalent) and will be determined based on successful candidates relevant skills and experience

If you tick these boxes, and are ready to start your next challenge with a career at IBM – click “Apply” today. To find out more, head to

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