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Mainframe Systems Engineer - Team Lead, CTI - CSW & Enterprise Application Production Services & Technology ,

Richardson, Texas;

Job Description:

“Hands on” team leader, responsible for overseeing team’s daily initiatives, while also providing technical support for Mainframe Services z/OS operating systems.

Participates in design, development and implementation of systems engineering activities, including operating system technical support, systems programming and data center capabilities. Responsible for components of complex engineering and/or analytical tasks and activities. Serves as a seasoned/proficient technical resource; provides technical knowledge and capabilities as team manager and leader. Will influence activities of the team for initiatives and operations.

 Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership to team, acting as first point of escalation, as well as collaborate on activities within the z/OS team and across mainframe engineering teams

  • Provide system-level support of multi-user operating systems, hardware and software tools, including installation, configuration, maintenance, and support of these systems

  • Research, plan, install, configure, troubleshoot, maintain and upgrade hardware and software interfaces with the operating system.

  • Write and maintain system documentation

  • Collect information, analyze and evaluate existing or proposed systems

  • Identify alternatives for optimizing computer resources

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in mainframe systems programming role

  • Subject Matter Expert in IBM Mainframe z/OS operating system, control, structure, logic, security

  • Strong knowledge and experience with SMP/E, JES2, JES3, JCL, ISPF dialog management, REXX.

  • Extensive understanding of IBM zEnterprise server hardware and facilities

  • Previous experience managing large scale global deployments

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with wide range of IBM and ISV product and vendor installation support tools

  • Experience with IBM Assembler

  • Experience with System Automation, Performance Monitoring, Communication Server, CICS, DB2, IMS, WMQ, Batch Scheduling, Change Management, Storage Management, ISPF dialog development HTML

The Technology Infrastructure Organization:

  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully.
  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strive to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.
  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world.
  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience.
  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs.
  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving they need to remain vibrant and vital.

LOB Job Description:

The team is responsible for the Mainframe z/OS operating system and server configuration, releases, patching, recovery and on-call support for systems in the RVA datacenter. This position is inclusive of the Mainframe Staffing Strategy to hire and maintain optimal staffing levels and expertise needed to ensure the successful operations of Mainframe Services. As well this position is needed to address the well tenured demographic of the z/OS operating system engineering team and reduce risk of knowledge loss through hiring and retaining mainframe technical talent.

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

“Hands on” team leader, responsible for overseeing team’s daily initiatives, while also providing technical support for Mainframe Services z/OS operating systems.

Participates in design, development and implementation of systems engineering activities, including operating system technical support, systems programming and data center capabilities. Responsible for components of complex engineering and/or analytical tasks and activities. Serves as a seasoned/proficient technical resource; provides technical knowledge and capabilities as team manager and leader. Will influence activities of the team for initiatives and operations.

 Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership to team, acting as first point of escalation, as well as collaborate on activities within the z/OS team and across mainframe engineering teams

  • Provide system-level support of multi-user operating systems, hardware and software tools, including installation, configuration, maintenance, and support of these systems

  • Research, plan, install, configure, troubleshoot, maintain and upgrade hardware and software interfaces with the operating system.

  • Write and maintain system documentation

  • Collect information, analyze and evaluate existing or proposed systems

  • Identify alternatives for optimizing computer resources

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in mainframe systems programming role

  • Subject Matter Expert in IBM Mainframe z/OS operating system, control, structure, logic, security

  • Strong knowledge and experience with SMP/E, JES2, JES3, JCL, ISPF dialog management, REXX.

  • Extensive understanding of IBM zEnterprise server hardware and facilities

  • Previous experience managing large scale global deployments

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with wide range of IBM and ISV product and vendor installation support tools

  • Experience with IBM Assembler

  • Experience with System Automation, Performance Monitoring, Communication Server, CICS, DB2, IMS, WMQ, Batch Scheduling, Change Management, Storage Management, ISPF dialog development HTML

The Technology Infrastructure Organization:

  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully.
  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strive to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.
  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world.
  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience.
  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs.
  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving they need to remain vibrant and vital.

LOB Job Description:

The team is responsible for the Mainframe z/OS operating system and server configuration, releases, patching, recovery and on-call support for systems in the RVA datacenter. This position is inclusive of the Mainframe Staffing Strategy to hire and maintain optimal staffing levels and expertise needed to ensure the successful operations of Mainframe Services. As well this position is needed to address the well tenured demographic of the z/OS operating system engineering team and reduce risk of knowledge loss through hiring and retaining mainframe technical talent.

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21042091

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Kari Elsts

Referral Bonus:

0