UBS Financial Services DB2 System Engineer in Zürich, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you a specialist in z/OS DB2 System Engineering? Are you up for a challenge? Interested in working within the complex world of DB2? We are looking for someone who can help us with

  • planning, installation and maintenance of DB2 System software and related ISV software components which support the UBS environments

  • problem management and problem determination of assigned software in a high-end parallel sysplex z/OS environment

  • monitoring DB2 subsytems for high availability and take proactive measures to minimize outages

  • providing technical assistance to the Database Administrators, Application Developers and Computer Operations Personnel in problem diagnosis and resolution

  • willingness to provide 24x7 production support

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You will be working in the DB2 Engineering team in Zurich and Basel.The team installs and maintains DB2 base software and its releases, and configures DB2 subsystems on z/OS platforms. Included are all DB2 related 3rd party tools, as well as connectivity to and between the subsystems. In the context of DB2 systems and vendor tools, we take responsibility for incident and problem management, system restart and recovery, security, subsystem housekeeping, and standards.

Your expertise:

You have

  • Good skills in z/OS operating systems architecture, design & implementation.

  • 3-5 years of experience in the DB2 mainframe software area

  • Knowledge and experience in SQL language, database design concepts and DB2 catalog structure

You are a

  • Hands on person with an overwhelming aim to serve and support the customer, when problems appear.

  • Fluent in English and German (spoken and written)

  • a good team player, but also able to work independently

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 171336BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: DB2 System Engineer

City: Zürich

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)