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Mainframe Systems Programmer

  • Location

    Barnsley, South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Infrastructure & Service Delivery

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Amy Harris

  • Contact email:

    amyh@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    450

  • Salary low:

    350

  • Job ref:

    MSP1408_1565795387

  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

  • Expiry date:

    2019-08-21

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    #

Montash have been engaged by a leading Technology Consultancy to source a Mainframe Systems Programmer for an initial 6 month contract based in Barnsley.

The role involves upgrading and supporting the z/OS operating system and ISV products, mainly from IBM and Computer Associates (CA)

  • The successful candidate will ideally have more than ten years of z/OS systems programming experience
  • Extensive experience of installing many IBM and CA products
  • Should have ideally worked in organisations with large installations
  • Should be confident, able to work independently and start contributing from day one
  • Must have excellent problem-solving skills and be a true team player
  • Will need provide off hours support for the implementation of software changes, when required
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills; an ability to communicate with impact, ensuring complex information is articulated in a meaningful way to wide and varied audiences

Required Skills

  • z/OS, SMP/E, TSO/ISPF, USS, SDSF, JCL, RACF
  • Installation of several different IBM and CA products

Nice to Have

  • ACF2 Security Tool
  • GDPS
  • RACF
  • Assembler
  • Rexx
  • Omegamon
  • RMF
  • SMF
  • SAS