Principal Platform Engineer

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The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation
Full Time

Job Description

Are you ready to explore a world of possibilities?

Join our DTCC family, and you'll grow your expertise and become the best version of you. As you embark on a new journey, you'll be supported and surrounded by other experts as you learn new skills, advance your career, and see the impact of your efforts every day.
Pay and Benefits:
  • Competitive compensation, including base pay and annual incentive
  • Comprehensive health and life insurance and well-being benefits, based on location
  • Retirement benefits
  • Paid Time Off and other leave of absence
  • Flexible/Hybrid Work Arrangements
Why you'll love this job:
The Principal Platform Engineer will join the Mainframe Security Engineering team which provides engineering support for mainframe software and hardware, and for mainframe storage, network, performance and security functions.
Your Primary Responsibilities:
  • Understand and implement RACF administration in a highly granular SYSPLEX and monoplex environments.
  • Perform analysis, design, documentation, testing, implementation and on-going support for the infrastructure mainframe security environment.
  • Plan and implement assignments by due dates, without detailed supervision.
  • Maintain high quality and consistency for security settings, rules and procedures.
  • Provide recommendations for the security settings of mainframe software products and features.
  • Provide input and follow-through for continuous improvement to mainframe security.
  • Configure zSecure, develop reporting, and enhance automation using REXX, SQL, SAS, and CARLa.
  • Participate in team on-call coverage rotation, which includes tactical security administration and provide support on weekends
  • Aligns risk and control processes into day-to-day responsibilities to monitor and mitigate risk; advances appropriately
  • Participant in disaster recovery tests on weekends.
  • Participate in audits and penetration testing

**NOTE: The Primary Responsibilities of this role are not limited to the details above. **
Talents Needed For Success:
  • Minimum of 8 years of related experience
  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent experience
Additional Qualification:
  • Experience with RACF on z/OS, including both administration and technical support (answering questions, resolving incidents, debugging problems, etc.)
  • In-depth knowledge and experience with one or more of: RACF certificate management, Integrated Cryptographic Service Facility, RACF Remote Sharing Facility, RACF security for CICS, RACF security for MQ, RACF security for WebSphere Application Server, RACF security for IP networks, RACF security for Unix System Services, zSecure, Linux
  • Ability to program in one or more of: Assembler, CARLa, REXX, SAS, SQL
  • Strong MS Excel experience
  • Knowledge of IAM (Identity Access Management) software products a plus.
  • Knowledge of IP networks; NetAccess z/OS Communications Server a plus
Who We Are:
DTCC is the heart of the post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry. From 21 locations all over the world, DTCC, through its subsidiaries, automates, centralizes and standardizes the processing of financial transactions, mitigating risk, growing clarity and driving efficiency for thousands of broker/dealers, custodian banks and asset managers. In 2020, DTCC's subsidiaries processed securities transactions valued at more than U.S. $2.3 quadrillion.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Company Information

Who are we?

DTCC safeguards the financial markets and helps them run efficiently – in times of prosperity and crisis. We are uniquely positioned at the center of global trading activity, processing over 100 million financial transactions every day, pioneering industry-wide, post-trade solutions and maintaining multiple data and operating centers worldwide. From where we stand, we can anticipate the industry’s needs and we’re working to continually improve the world’s most resilient, secure and efficient market infrastructure. Our employees are driven to deliver innovative technologies that improve efficiency, lower cost and bring stability and certainty to the post-trade lifecycle.

Why choose DTCC?

DTCC employees work at the center of the world’s financial markets, bringing both innovation and stability to the entire post-trade lifecycle. Our work environment favors openness and gives people freedom to do their jobs well, by encouraging diverse opinions and emphasizing teamwork. When you join our team, you’ll have an opportunity to make meaningful contributions at a company that is recognized as a thought leader in both the financial services and technology industries.


Dice Id : 90853261
Position Id : 204658
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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