Mainframe System Programmer - ZOS

Ensono

4.7

(3)

Chennai, India

Why you should apply for a job to Ensono:

  • 4.7/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.7/5 in supportive management
  • 100% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 100% would recommend this company to other women
  • 100% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.

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    Position summary

    for passionate and self-motivated candidates to apply for our Mainframe Systems Programmer open position!

    This position is a full-time, entry level job role. We prefer candidates be located within Bangalore or Chennai or Pune.

    Job Duties AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    Perform standard system programming activities like configuration, installation & maintenance using SMP/E, and vendor software installations in the mainframe environment.

    Support other team: storage management, performance tuning, capacity planning, security, networking, and operating procedures from zOS perspective.

    Work with Mainframe System Programmers staff across tracks to enhance the mainframe environment.

    Participate in software(ISVs and zOS) deployments and various support functions as defined by the department manager.

    Possess interpersonal skills needed to foster good relations with business and development users.

    Assist team members to solve problems, make innovative improvements and make decisions.

    Identify and implement system and process improvements in the z/OS environment Work with

    application support teams and other internal customers to facilitate business initiatives.

    Review and Approve documentation of system software products including usage instructions, configuration notes, test plans, details of customizations necessary for our environment, as well as process and procedure guides.

    • Mandatory Skills:

    • Expertise in performing SMP/E and Non-SMPE Installation of ISV products)

    • Operating system z/OS upgrades workflow execution.

    • JES3/JES2 initialization

    • Sysplex and config management(good to have)

    • Fluent in JCL and IBM Utilities (IEBGENER/IEBCOPY/AMASPZAP/DFDSS)

    • ISPF/TSO and other basic

    • Basic knowledge of REXX/CLIST

    • Designing project plan(upgrades, maintenance, decom) with task list for all stakeholders and communicating the timelines with delivery and customer.

    • Formulate roadmaps with all pre-requisites to achieve an project completion.

    • Technically guide a team of highly motivated system programmers with technical working sessions.

    Required Skills

    • 6+ years of professional work experience as a Mainframe System Programmer in zOS & ISVs.

    • Possess the drive and self-motivation to sharpen current skills while also learning something new

    • Intermediate proficiency in MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Project, and Word) or MAC equivalent products

    • Possess a conceptual or practical understanding of or have a willingness to learn various technologies including but not limited to Mainframe, Open Systems, Networking, etc.

    • Ability to present ideas in a clear and concise manner - sharp communication skills both verbal and written

    • Decision making skills - know when to ask for guidance/help or when to escalate an issue

    • Possess strong analytical/problem-solving, organizational, and time management skills

    • Proactive attitude, dependable, and detailed-oriented

    • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment and manage the stress level

    • Ability to actively participate within a team and collaborate with others effectively

    • Ability to take constructive criticism or receive corrective instructions without offense

    QUALIFICATIONS

    Desired candidates will have a degree and/or equivalent experience.

    Mainframe Certifications / Badges is an added advantage.

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

    The incumbent of this position will report to the Mainframe Optimize / Mainframe Academy Leader.

    Specific needs may vary based on business necessity. The qualifications and responsibilities outlined should be used as guidance regarding required and preferred skills.

    Our Values

    Whether providing unprecedented solutions for clients or collaborating with each other to make unexpected connections, our teams are to exhibit these core values across every endeavor:

    Honesty - We're transparent and accountable

    Reliability - We deliver on our promises

    Collaboration - We thrive as a team

    Curiosity - We relentlessly innovate on behalf of our clients

    Passion - We love what we do and share our enthusiasm

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    Why you should apply for a job to Ensono:

  • 4.7/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.7/5 in supportive management
  • 100% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 100% would recommend this company to other women
  • 100% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.