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Mainframe Storage Engineer - Core Technology Infrastructure

Richardson, Texas;

Job Description:

The Mainframe System z Storage Engineer will support storage and planning for the Disk, Tape and Director infrastructure.

Responsibilities:

  • Systems engineering activities including
  • Supports Mainframe (System z) Storage projects with system design, build, development, implementation, maintenance, operations and client support across infrastructure and software.
  • Works under minimal supervision from more seasoned consultants or managers
  • Supports senior personnel and project managers on technical projects
  • Assists and helps train junior analysts – includes guiding and providing technical peer reviews.
  • Works on complex problems where analysis of situation or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors; exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criterion for obtaining results.
  • Will participate in 7x24 on call rotation.

Required Job Skills:

  • Minimum 5 years engineering experience supporting a complex Mainframe Storage (System z) environment.
  • Exposure to sysplex data sharing.
  • Familiar with fundamental problem and dump analysis utilizing diagnostic tools. 
  • Proficient in MS Office Tools - Excel, PowerPoint, Word.
  • Able to communicate effectively with peers, management and other technical support associates in a diverse global environment.
  • Must be a highly motivated self starter able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to participate in 7x24 oncall rotation.

Desired Job Skills:

  • Project management skills
  • Assembler, CLIST, and REXX knowledge
  • Conceptual understanding of Mainframe Operations

LOB Job Profile:

Leads and/or participates in the design, development, and implementation of complex system engineering activities involving cross-functional technical support, systems programming and data center capabilities. Responsible for components of highly complex engineering and/or analytical tasks and activities. Establishes input/output processes and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility, coordination of subsystems design, and integration of total system. Viewed as a technology subject matter expert; able to provide and communicate complex technology solutions across differing audiences including technical, managerial, business executives, and/or vendors. Will have responsibility for multiple, complex projects; will direct activities of teams related to special initiatives or operations and may have direct reports. Leads the resolution process for complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors. Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criterion for obtaining results. Information Technology degree and/or technology certifications preferred or substantial equivalent experience. Typically 7-10 years of IT experience.

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

The Mainframe System z Storage Engineer will support storage and planning for the Disk, Tape and Director infrastructure.

Responsibilities:

  • Systems engineering activities including
  • Supports Mainframe (System z) Storage projects with system design, build, development, implementation, maintenance, operations and client support across infrastructure and software.
  • Works under minimal supervision from more seasoned consultants or managers
  • Supports senior personnel and project managers on technical projects
  • Assists and helps train junior analysts – includes guiding and providing technical peer reviews.
  • Works on complex problems where analysis of situation or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors; exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criterion for obtaining results.
  • Will participate in 7x24 on call rotation.

Required Job Skills:

  • Minimum 5 years engineering experience supporting a complex Mainframe Storage (System z) environment.
  • Exposure to sysplex data sharing.
  • Familiar with fundamental problem and dump analysis utilizing diagnostic tools. 
  • Proficient in MS Office Tools - Excel, PowerPoint, Word.
  • Able to communicate effectively with peers, management and other technical support associates in a diverse global environment.
  • Must be a highly motivated self starter able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to participate in 7x24 oncall rotation.

Desired Job Skills:

  • Project management skills
  • Assembler, CLIST, and REXX knowledge
  • Conceptual understanding of Mainframe Operations

LOB Job Profile:

Leads and/or participates in the design, development, and implementation of complex system engineering activities involving cross-functional technical support, systems programming and data center capabilities. Responsible for components of highly complex engineering and/or analytical tasks and activities. Establishes input/output processes and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility, coordination of subsystems design, and integration of total system. Viewed as a technology subject matter expert; able to provide and communicate complex technology solutions across differing audiences including technical, managerial, business executives, and/or vendors. Will have responsibility for multiple, complex projects; will direct activities of teams related to special initiatives or operations and may have direct reports. Leads the resolution process for complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors. Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criterion for obtaining results. Information Technology degree and/or technology certifications preferred or substantial equivalent experience. Typically 7-10 years of IT experience.

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21076415

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Kari Elsts

Referral Bonus:

0