Your responsibility will be administrating diverse CICS on large scale, production Mainframe environment for multiple customers requesting very high standards of operation.
As a Senior Mainframe Administrator, you will be part of the young and dynamic Mainframe team.
Job description :
Install and Upgrade CICS and the sub products on multiple Mainframe environments
Build and configure new CICS regions
Prepare MQ and DB2 connectivity
Problem resolution, dump analysis, cooperation with application developers
Proactively address possible performance and security problems
Plan DR and business continuity
7 / 24 on-call support on mission critical systems
Job Requirements : must haves :
must haves :
At least 6 years of CICS administration experience
Practical knowledge of CICS installation, customization, upgrade, administration, problem resolution, disaster recovery.
General Mainframe knowledge
Ability to work with REXX, JCL, TSO, ISPF, SDSF, etc.
Understanding APAR and PTF implementation
Understanding of Parallel Sysplex and ability to share data among multiple servers
Knowledge of automation tools and ability to automate common CICS tasks
Very good written and verbal English skills (at least B2)
professional experience :
Practical experience at IBM Mainframe production environments
preferred skills :
Ability to work as a part of the team,
Methodical approach to work,
Excellent analytical skills,
Stress resistant and problem-solving capabilities in case of emergency situations,
Ability to deal with multi-task issues,
Flexibility to be a part of standby pool,
Ability and self-discipline to work most of the time from home,
Ability and willingness to travel to the office and to the client,
German language will be considered a plus