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Sr. Systems Programmer

  • Location: Grand Prairie, Texas, 75050
  • Salary: 0.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Great remote opportunity for a Systems Programmer to maintain the performance of all z/OS,z/VSE, and z/VM mainframe systems software. This is a permanent opportunity and working hours rotate from 8a-5pm to 3 pm - 12 am (subject to change based on volume). 
 

Responsibilities

  • Install, configure, and maintain all 3rd party z/OS, z/VSE and z/VM software products
  • Identify and ensure documentation of major systems support processes
  • Develop and recommend systems software
  • Support installation/de-installation of all hardware devices for the mainframe systems
  • Develop, document, implement and maintain disaster recovery procedures
  • Keep abreast of the latest technical developments and trends in our z/OS, z/VSE and z/VM systems support, management, administration and performance
  • Monitor and tune z/OS,  z/VSE, z/VM mainframe systems to ensure good performance, reliability and availability at the lowest possible cost
  • Provide excellent customer service that will support and enhance Company operations
  • Maintain key vendor relationships
  • Develop and/or maintain internally developed systems software.
  • Provide support for our Web Infrastructure software on both mainframe and Linux environments
  • Provide capacity planning and management for the z/OS, z/VSE and z/VM systems
  • Provide capacity planning and management for all data storage systems 

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent required – college degree preferred
  • Minimum four years' experience administering and maintaining z/OS and/or z/VSE and z/VM systems software and program products
  • Experience with either Linux, DB2, WebSphere MQ, RACF, and WebSphere Application Server is preferred
  • Experience with disaster recovery implementations on z/OS, and/or z/VSE and z/VM
  • Should possess strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Should possess strong analytical and problem resolution skills
  • Will be required to participate in 24 x 7 on-call rotation

 

This is a permanent position with an excellent suite of benefits including healthcare, 401(K), tuition reimbursement, adoption assistance, vacation, and other leave options.