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 engineers 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 is responsible for design analysis, documentation, testing, implementation and support for the z/OS Operating System, Third Party Products, UNIX System Services environment, and System Automation.
Your Primary Responsibilities:
  • Perform design analysis, documentation, testing, implementation and support for the infrastructure mainframe systems environment
  • Install and manage mainframe software deployments in a highly granular SYSPLEX environment
  • Maintain high quality and consistency of systems software and automation processes
  • Enhance reporting and automation using supported mainframe tools such as JCL, REXX, SAS, SQL, PYTHON and Java/Javascript
  • Complete assignments by due dates, without detailed supervision
  • Participate in team on-call coverage rotation, which includes tactical systems administration and provide weekend support
  • Aligns risk and control processes into day-to-day responsibilities to monitor and mitigate risk; advances appropriately
  • Participate in disaster recovery tests (on weekends)
  • Actively engage in strategic goals for mainframe engineering, the department and organization
  • Provide input and follow-through for continuous improvement to mainframe systems engineering processes and procedures
  • Maintain and enhance hardware configuration via HCD and perform basic HMC functions
  • Perform level 1 network fix for mainframe applications

**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 Qualifications:
  • A minimum of 5 years System Programmers experience in an IBM z/OS environment.
  • Knowledge in REXX and Automation programming experience.
  • Ability to identify and manage IT risk
  • COBOL and C/C++ knowledge a plus
  • Solid background in mainframe systems automation planning and design
  • Working knowledge of performance monitoring tools, especially Mainview
  • Working knowledge of z/OS UNIX System Services in z/OS environments
  • HTML, Java, Java Script, C, C++ and UNIX shell programming a plus
  • Familiarity operating systems (i.e. Windows, UNIX, LINUX) 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 : 204661
Originally Posted : 5 months ago

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