TITLE: Mainframe Administrator
LOCATION: Houston, TX
DURATION: 36 months
Sr. Mainframe Administrator to work at a client site in Houston, TX.
The consultant will be responsible for the operation of multi-user computer systems and application management for Cobol (CICS, Batch, DB2 and VSAM) and Assembler. Duties may include setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software and allocating mass storage space
Must have knowledge of Mainframe IBM z/OS operating system. Excellent troubleshooting skills are required. Should have knowledge and experience with IBM DB2 and CICS installation, maintenance, and support. Candidate needs to be familiar with SMPE, RACF, Assembler, IPCS, methods and tools.
The consultant will be expected to comply with policies, procedures and work instructions; perform incident and problem management, change and configuration management. The administrator will be considered a specialist in the field and will apply extensive technical expertise and knowledge of related disciplines, and will be able to communicate technical concepts effectively.