The purpose of this job is to install and maintain system software from third party vendors and IBM on an IBM zSeries Mainframe and to administer or monitor these systems.
Installation, testing and implementation of new system software on an IBM zSeries Mainframe
Maintenance of system software on an IBM zSeries Mainframe
Administration and monitoring of system software on an IBM zSeries Mainframe
Assisting other areas with technical questions and problem resolution as it relates to IBM zSeries Mainframe software
Evaluation of new software products that run on an IBM zSeries Mainframe
Function and use of operating system components (z/OS knowledge preferred)
General knowledge of support products such as application development tools, monitoring systems, etc.
General knowledge of mainframe on-line and database systems
Technical problem solving skills
Effective Communication Skills
General understanding of job control language
Use of PC’s and PC software, e-mail, word processing, etc.
Ability to document procedures, changes, etc.
BS degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Systems or related major -OR-
Technical or vocational school Education
Minimum of 2 years of experience in System Programming or a related field
IBM Z Education preferred