Mainframe Systems Design Engineer (IBM z/OS)

Permanent $125,000.00 - $150,000.00 / Annual


This huge financial services firm has some of the most advanced mainframe technology in the world.

This new Principal Platform Engineer will be responsible for design analysis, documentation, testing, implementation and support for the z/OS Operating System, Third Party Products, UNIX System Services environment, and System Automation.

This job can be accomplished hybrid (mostly work-from-home remote) for anyone who resides near Tampa FL, Dallas TX, Boston MA or McLean VA

Perform design analysis, documentation, testing, implementation, and support for the infrastructure mainframe systems environment

Install and manage mainframe software deployments in a highly granular SYSPLEX environment

Maintain high quality and consistency of systems software and automation processes

Enhance reporting and automation using supported mainframe tools such as JCL, REXX, SAS, SQL, PYTHON and Java/JavaScript

Aligns risk and control processes into day-to-day responsibilities to monitor and mitigate risk, advances appropriately

Participate in disaster recovery tests

Provide input and follow-through for continuous improvement to mainframe systems engineering processes and procedures

Maintain and enhance hardware configuration via HCD and perform basic HMC functions

Perform level 1 network fix for mainframe applications


8+ years mainframe systems engineering and automation planning/design…. in an IBM z/OS environment







Mainview performance monitoring tool

z/OS UNIX System Services…. in IBM z/OS environments


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Job Id Number : 9850
Staffing Industry : Information Technology
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