Mainframe Systems Administrator - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-04
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Fort Knox
Kentucky
40121
United States

Description



Job Description: Primary responsibilities for this position include accomplishing and performing project management in support of the US Army Enterprise, Datacenters, Application and Web Infrastructure.

 

Duties:

  • Must have the ability to install and maintain the following software environments: VTAM, APPN, SMPE/E, TPX, FTP SNMP, SMTP, TCPIP and MVS. Install, configure, and maintain the z/OS operating system and all related components. Manage hardware partitioning through the use of the z Series Hardware Management Console.
  • Install, configure, and maintain the z/OS operating system and all related components. Manage hardware partitioning through the use of the z Series Hardware Management Console.
  • Configure Z series Open Systems Adapters for IP connectivity.
  • Recommend and configure all hardware connectivity to the Z series mainframe.
  • Install and configure a very large library of supporting software that is used to support production processing, program development and testing,  ad-hoc query function, and systems management.
  • Provide security setup and controls on the Z series mainframe using CA-ACF2.
  • Install all software via IBM SMP/e  (System Maintenance Program/extended) and or CA-MSM (Mainframe Software Manager).
  • Additional experience in the following areas is needed: Assembler language programming, CICS, MQ, CA-1, CA- ACF2, CA-Roscoe, CA-OPS/MVS, CA-Sysview, CA-7, CA- 11, CA-Dispatch,  CA-Datacom/DB, CA-TPX, CLIST and REXX programming experience, Disaster Recovery experience, knowledge of computer room operations, Hardware installation support and some understanding of IP communications.
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Qualifications

Education Requirement:

  • Completed Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business, or other related fields. Four years of additional general experience may be substituted for a Bachelor's Degree.

Clearance Requirement:

  • Possess a SECRET clearance or have the ability to get one. Must have at least an interim SECRET to begin work on the contract.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Five years of technical experience in IT or application software development projects.
  • Two years of experience in maintaining MVS Environments.
  • Knowledge of ISO/ITIL processes and documentation standards is desired.
  • Candidate must have or be able to obtain a Security+ Certification and be enrolled in the Comptia Continuing Education program before start date.
  • Secondary related certification relevant to the computing environment – z/OS IBM System z and z/OS Fundamentals Mastery.
  • Must sign privileged level access agreement.
  • Team player, strong written and verbal communications skills. 

Desired Qualifications