Lead DB2 LUW Database Administrator (Lead DB2 LUW DBA)


Requisition ID: 23363

Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.



The Lead DB2 LUW Database Administrator (Lead DB2 LUW DBA) will partner with solution architects, data modellers, application developers, and support teams.


Main functions include:

• Perform database administrative functions and data engineering services.

• Design/develop/test/support databases (relational, non-relational, and big data).


Working Conditions:

• Critical and complex database environments including production and non-production.

• 24x7 support on a rotating basis.

• Main location in Scarborough, Ontario, occasionally in downtown Toronto, Ontario, and minimal travel to Stratford, Ontario.




• Plan, design, develop, test, and support database systems.

• Provide technical analysis and recommendations.

• Write scripts and enhance performance (queries, ETL's, etc...).

• Design DevOps and CI/CD processes.




• Must have 5 years of technical working experience as a DB2 LUW DBA supporting development/QA/non-functional testing/production environments.

• An asset to have hands-on technical working experience with any of these DBMS’s: SQL Server, Cassandra, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, MySQL.

• Able to work individually or as part of a team.

• Possess good technical presentation skills.

• Desire to keep up with new technological innovations.




• Must have a university degree in computer science or in a technology related stream.

• Certification on latest database technology is a plus.


Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Scarborough

As Canada’s International Bank, we are a leader when it comes to inclusion. We are a diverse and global team, speaking more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. We value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. Candidates selected for an interview will be contacted directly.  If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to provide as seamless a recruitment experience as possible.

Full time
Scarborough, 08, CA