Computer Aid, Inc.


  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Industry Type: IT Sector
  • Industry Location: Pittsburgh
  • Experience: NA
  • No. of Positions: 1
  • Primary Skills: DB2 DBA
  • Secondary Skills: DB2 DBA
  • Job Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Posted Date: Posted today
Job Description

*Remote during COVID. Will require time on site in either Pittsburgh or Camp Hill only 2-3 days/week.

Job Profile Summary:

The DBA will use specialized knowledge and expertise to implement, maintain, monitor, and ensure performance of databases. Plans and implements upgrades or installation of new components, if required.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Create, develop, and review the physical model created from the logical model, ensuring that the detailed physical design of data structures and databases complies with standards, guidelines and procedures recommended for all aspects of data modeling, database design, and maintenance.
  • Provide support for application staff and business areas regarding database implementations, which could include a customized in-house database and/or a third party application package.
  • Establish automated monitor mechanism for space and database availability conditions. Establish best practices for database and application high availability through the use of third party technologies and through the exploitation of various database features.
  • Provide applications support for staff, as well as, outside division to answer questions and resolve problems related to the DBMS technology and computing platform such as Z/OS, UNIX, Linux, and Windows.
  • Conduct root cause analysis to identify and resolve problems impacting application and/or database availability and service levels. Contact vendor support when necessary to facilitate application development and client problem resolution with optimum speed and efficiency.
  • Provide after hours and weekend support as required for on call responsibilities, database refreshes, testing, technology upgrades, and other off hour assignments.
  • Participate in establishing and maintaining technical standards, departmental procedures, and other technical documentation as required.
  • Assure compliance to required Corporate standards, procedures, guidelines and processes, including audits.
  • Assist in identifying, developing, and providing technology training to the application developers of the organization (formal and informal).
  • Participate in staff training opportunities (formal and informal) relative to rules, procedures, and standards for the access and maintenance of shared data resources.
  • Participate as assigned to intra and inter-departmental project initiatives. Participate as assigned in the testing and recommendation of tools and utilities to improve the effectiveness of managing and supporting the database environments.
  • Maintain contacts with other DBA professionals externally in other Health Insurance/Health Care industries and/or other industries to maintain a perspective of current trends and best practices.
  • Will be on call for 1 week at least every 10-12 weeks.
  • Must have experience with DB2 for z/OS.
  • DB2 for LUW preferred
  • ON version 12 now and is preferred but must have at least version 11
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 1-3 years of experience in Information Technology Preferred

Preferred Skills:

  • Licenses or Certifications: Vendor DBA Certifications for the relevant DBMS
  • Health insurance business knowledge



Headquartered in Allentown, PA, with offices and staff throughout the US, Canada, Europe and the Asia Pacific region, CAI offers a variety of delivery options including on-site, off-site and blended solutions. Our delivery model allows us to successfully leverage our global staff of over 3,500 technical and managerial professionals.

Reasonable Accommodation Statement:

If you require a reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to or (888) 824 – 8111.

This email is only intended for candidates who need an accommodation or assistance completing the application or interview process and will not be reviewed by CAI’s talent acquisition team. All interested applicants who do not need an accommodation or assistance completing the application must apply on CAI’s career portal for consideration

EEO Statement: It is the policy of Computer Aid, Inc.(CAI) not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or because he or she is a protected veteran. It is also the policy of CAI to take affirmative action to employ and to advance in employment, all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status, and to base all employment decisions only on valid job requirements. This policy shall apply to all employment actions, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, upgrading, promotion, transfer, demotion, layoff, recall, termination, rates of pay or other forms of compensation and selection for training, including apprenticeship, at all levels of employment. Employees and applicants of CAI will not be subject to harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or because he or she is a protected veteran. Additionally, retaliation, including intimidation, threats, or coercion, because an employee or applicant has objected to discrimination, engaged or may engage in filing a complaint, assisted in a review, investigation, or hearing or have otherwise sought to obtain their legal rights under any Federal, State, or local EEO law is prohibited. CAI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities will receive consideration and are encouraged to apply. For more information on our professionals, services, and industries we support, please see our website

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