Good experience in the administration of IMS for z/OS .
IMS Version 9 and 11
Familiarity with Mainframe tools , Programs, utilities, TSO, ISPF, CLIST.
Analyze, develops, tests and implements database designs in support of client area technology requirements.
Perform data modeling logical and physical database design
Capacity planning , backups and recovery
Know different kinds of IMS databases: HDAM, HIDAM, Partition Database, GSAM, HISAM, etc
Know all IMS process modes: DLI, BMP, and MPP
Database definition DBDs, Segments, Records, Pointers, Sequence fields, PCB, PSB, ACB Load/Unload, different kind of reorganization,
Primary and Secondary Indexes. Logical database relations
Sound experience in database creation.
Good command of writing complex DLI Code
Sound experience in gathering information for corrective actions to maintain database performance and efficiency.
Sound Performance tuning experience, including DLI code and DB,
Sound knowledge with IMS Administration and Usage and IMS High Availability Database Conversion Aid.
Monitoring and maintaining database security on corporate application systems.
BMC (any IMS tools) and IBM tools experience along with HALDB DB
Facilitating sharing of common data by overseeing proper key management and the data dictionary.
BMC and other third-party database performance, monitoring, and system status products, Data manager Data Dictionary or other meta-data repository preferred.
Maintaining the availability and integrity of databases(24*7).