Mainframe Operator / Software Engineer

Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Up to £35019.89 per annum + Including shift allowance
17 Apr 2019
26 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an excellent opportunity for a Mainframe Operator within a large IT Services provider, located on a customer site in Warwick. You will be working as part of the Systems Operations Team providing system, application and batch monitoring, 1st and 2nd level fix, and batch scheduling on Midrange and Mainframe systems, but primarily Mainframe.

This is a shift based role, offering a basic salary and shift allowance as outlined.
24/365 shift rota basis. 12 hour shift cycle including both days, nights and weekends.
General tasks performed as follows;
*Cross Platform Monitoring utilising HP Openview
*Monitoring backups
*Monitoring and support of batch and online systems
*Applying first and second level fix
*Incident management and resolution
*Checklist processing
*Mainframe, UNIX and WINTEL batch scheduling
*Application release management
*Quality assurance and approval
*JCL inspection and standardisation
*Code promotion
*Table movement
*System Development support
*Management and implementation of changes
*Involvement in Project work
*Maintaining shift instructions
*Maintaining HP Openview definitions
*Mainframe change and release documentation
*Emergency fixes and code migration
*Print recovery
*Execution of scheduled changes and requests
*File Processing

Required Skills
*Mainframe, Unix and Windows Console Operations
*Production Control/Support Skills
*1st & 2nd Level Problem Determination and fixes
*IBM/Lotus Notes Skills
*CA7 skills (useful but not essential)
*S/390 Operating Systems
*Unix Operating Systems
*Intel Operating Systems
*Connect - Rumba
*Service Centre 6.1 (IPC)
*UC4 Global Automation - Scheduling
*OCS Office Communicator
*MIS - Unix Dev (SAS) -SAS Code Migration
*WinzipEncrypt and decrypt files
*BTB Browse to Access Archived Policy Docs
*Good customer skills and interpersonal skills required as customer contact is required.
*Ability to work Continental shift pattern, Days and Nights 12 hours shifts
*Ability to work in a multi platform layered Operational Delivery Centre
*Ability to work to Contract SLA;s, OLA's
*Ability to work in a Team
*Ability to Identify and deliver Service Improvements
*Ability to travel to customer site if required.
*Ability to Mentor and Train other members of the team
*Ability to learn new skills

If you have the outlined skill and experience please apply now!

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