Mainframe Automation System Administrator

JOHANNESBURG, GAUTENG

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This role functions in a team in providing services in a client, multi-vendor, multi-protocol complex storage delivery environments. Engages in identifying and resolving complex problems relating to Automation daily operations and project delivery. Candidate for this role needs to have a strong technical background and ability to learn and/or work with multiple tool sets. Candidate should have a background in support of Mainframe environment
  • Tivoli Netview for S/390
  • Systems Automation for S/390,
  • WWAO Ops platform code & its Central Configurator
  • S/390 operating system – overview
  • REXX – Read, write and trace
  • TSO/ISPF – Basic usage, read and write pipes
  • MVS – Operator skills, read syslog, GSD difference
  • JES – JES2/JES3 commands, NJE, initiator automation
  • OPC, CICS, IMS, Tape management, JCL, Networks
  • Good communication and documentation skills
  • Good mentoring skills
  • Problem Determination & analysis skills – high level


Group ID: GTS
Brands: IBM
Country: South Africa
Job Family: 06A - IT SPECIALIST

Type: Full-Time

Experience: Mid-Senior Level

Category: Other

Reference ID: 87698BR

Date Posted: 2017/03/14