Position: Mainframe Hardware Technician
Location: Irvine, TX
Duration: 6 months contract (plus extensions)
We are looking for a Mainframe Hardware Technician on behalf of our client. This position is based in Irving, TX.
Skills / Responsibilities
Must have experience in managing IBM mainframe hardware in a complex environment (z/OS, z10, z196, FICON, IBM DASD and HDS DASD) Configure, design, plan, implement, manage and provide level 2 support of mainframe hardware Collaborate with and work assignments within the team Plan and implement platform maintenance Participate in and manage multi-organizational complex/strategic projects Lead the installation and/or development of infrastructure on multiple systems (discipline based) Design and manage implementation of process improvements for the organization and the firm Prepare and update technical documentation Participate in technical direction - new technology identification and testing Participate in and lead cross-functional projects Influence vendor product design to meet company business goals Maintain vendor relationships to facilitate problem resolution 7x24 on-call support Work across functional organizations in the identification of corporate-wide technology initiatives Serve as a corporate resource for technical and platform knowledge Develop thorough technical components of strategic initiatives Initiate project or strategy discussions with other technical groups
Must have experience in managing IBM mainframe hardware in a complex environment (z/OS, z10, z196, FICON, IBM DASD and HDS DASD) Experience in large multi-site Mainframe Sysplex/Coupling environments Understanding of Mainframe Hardware including processors, storage, FICON switches, channel extension, network connectivity and infrastructure HCD/IODF writing SUN STK Configuration file change and management Disaster recovery processes and mirroring techniques including (TC/HUR, SI, XRC, FC, PPRC) MVS products and utilities including TSO/ISPF JCL, Batch Jobs - Edit & Submit & Monitor & minor debug, SDSF Vendor management of hardware customer engineers
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