Mainframe Performance and Capacity Planning Engineer

Contract W2
Work from home available

Job Description

Mainframe Performance and Capacity Planning Engineer

Department:

Information Technology

Office:

New Carrollton, MD

Location:

New Carrollton, MD

**No Third Parties**

**A U.S. Citizenship or a Green card is required by the government contract. No exceptions can be made. **

Job Description: Strategic Technology Partners LLC ( www.stpfederal.com ) has an immediate opportunity for a Mainframe Performance and Capacity Planning Engineer who specializes in IBM z/OS performance and capacity. Qualified applicants will be SME in defining and evaluating z/OS-based performance data as well as establishing trends and workload forecasts. They must also be well-versed in writing policies and defining classes for WLM. A working knowledge of real time monitoring tools is also required. Experience with developing or modifying SAS/MXG programs to analyze z/OS source data (SMF, RMF) and/or scripting to analyze Linux system and Informatica logs is a big plus.

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice.

Required Skills and Experience:
  • z/OS-based performance data (CICS, DB2, MQ, network, storage, DB2 Connect)
  • Working knowledge of real time monitoring tools (TMON, Performance Analyser and Omegamon)
  • Experience with developing or modifying SAS/MXG programs data
  • Prior experience with performance and tuning of large scale batch Java applications running on Z Systems.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required for this position
  • Must be familiar with key SMF and RMF record types
  • The Mainframe Performance Engineer will have the opportunity to engage in the entire project lifecycle
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required for this position

Education Requirement: A bachelors degree or higher in Computer Science or Engineering is preferred

Security Requirement: A Department of Treasury Minimum Background Investigation (MBI) is required for this position. Proof of U.S. Citizenship or a Green card is required. No exceptions can be made, as this is required by the government contract. Candidates with an active Department of Treasury Minimum Background Investigation (MBI) are preferred.

Location: The position is located in New Carrollton, MD. Some remote support may be allowed at the discretion of the customer.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer: It is our policy to abide by all applicable federal, state and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination on the basis of a person's race, religion, color, national origin, genetic information, disability, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, and need a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, please contact our Human Resources department using the contact form on our home page.

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Dice Id : 10206997
Position Id : 374240329
Originally Posted : 5 months ago
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