Our client is looking for a Mainframe Engineer for either a contract to hire or a direct perm opportunity.
The selected candidate will work in an agile structure with the Global Mainframe Product Services team. Primary function would be IT Analytics and Automation of all Mainframe systems in a multi-campus environment. This includes, but not limited to Data Mining, Performance Metrics, System Health Analysis, Process Efficiencies (automation), and Self-Service for Global Mainframes.
Other responsibilities would include automating day to day processes with a self-service mindset, systems development, monitoring and reporting, alerting, and maintaining Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).
The ideal candidate should have a bachelor's degree in information technology, computer science or related field; however, candidates with significant prior experience instead of a degree will be considered. This candidate should be highly motivated, have excellent leadership and writing and communication skills.
Experience in the following areas required:
Hardware and Software:
Mainframe Z Series
IBM Storage and Virtual Tape Systems
IBM and ISV product and vendor support tools
Experience with IBM Assembler
Experience CICS, DB2, IMS, Batch Scheduling, Change Management, Storage Management, ISPF dialog development HTML
Planning for z/OS • z/OS Installation
z/OS Configuration and Customization
z/OS Maintenance Best Practices • z Systems Hardware / Architecture
Parallel Sysplex Clustering • TSO / ISPF / USS • Job Control Language (JCL)