Mainframe System Programmer

7 days left

Gaithersburg, MD
Jul 11, 2018
Jul 28, 2018
Full Time
AboutWeb, LLC has an immediate need for Mainframe System programmer.

Location: Gaithersburg, MD

Mainframe System Programmer The Disaster Recovery Mainframe System Programmer (DRMSP) performs setup for client's Disaster Recovery tests with work such as interfacing with Hardware/Software Vendors, cable patching, ICC updates, DIRMAINT requests, Storage Definition, Brocade updates, and IODF updates. DRMSP will also run periodical tests to ensure that the recovery hardware and software works properly.
Education: Bachelor's degree in IT, Business or related discipline preferred

Experience: three years' experience with bachelor's degree or five years' experience in-lieu of educational degree.

Have familiarity with and be able to setup the following for client's Disaster Recovery tests
  • zOS, zVSE, and zVM Operating systems
  • IBM Mainframe CPU hardware, such as HMC, CFs, Crypto and OSA
  • IBM tape and storage hardware
  • Oracle tape and storage hardware
  • EMC tape and storage hardware
  • HDC tape and storage hardware
  • Brocade Fiber Switch and Director Hardware
  • FICON , FC, and Copper/Fiber Cabling and testing

Essential Duties and Requirements
  • Maintain new / existing OS environments with FSU, SMP/E and VM/SES
  • Configure hardware, peripherals, and software in accordance with client requirements.
  • Documentation/Technical writing skills
  • General TCP/IP networking knowledge
  • Knowledge of backup/restore fundamentals
  • Knowledge of disaster recovery fundamentals
  • Knowledge of Global Mirror and SRDF fundamentals
  • After-hours and Weekend support as necessary on rotational basis

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