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Mainframe Disaster Recovery Systems Programmer

Mainframe Disaster Recovery Systems Programmer

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide technical support during Client Disaster Recovery drills
  • Work with other Mainframe technical teams to ensure all recovery processes are current
  • Review all Disaster Recovery processes with support team prior to DR drill and revise as needed before and after drill
  • Ensure access to client environments is in place prior to upcoming Disaster Recovery drills
  • Ensure Disaster Recovery SharePoint has a current copy of the DR processes.
  • Work closely with the BCDR team in DR planning, execution and attend all planning meetings
  • Assist in updating the weekly dashboard with DR status and completions
  • Logon to systems periodically to ensure access remains active
  • Will participate in Knowledge Transfer activities for new client on-boarding activities to transition support DR for the MF teams.


  • Familiarity with one or more mainframe functional areas such as TCP/IP, VTAM, SNA, SFTP, automation, Database, CICS, Session Manager tools, and Disaster Recovery concepts.  Technical implementation skills required for Communications Server and related ISV software products on the z/OS platform.
  • Understanding of IBM, EMC, DASD and Tape Replication Technology
  • Proficient in Microsoft suite (Excel, Word, Powepoint)  
  • Good interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Customer Service skills at management / client level
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Experience establishing and documenting processes and procedures
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Understand a large-scale 24×7 production environment
  • Good problem solving and analytical skills with knowledge of problem analysis
  • Willingness to take ownership of issues and progress to resolution
  • Basic Sharepoint Knowledge


  • Minimum of 7 years of experience within mainframe systems programming. 
    • Technical knowledge across multiple Mainframe teams preferred
    • Disaster Recovery experience a plus.
  • Experience with client and Service Delivery communication
  • Experience of working within a managed services environment is advantageous.
  • College degree preferred


Desired candidates will have a degree and/or equivalent experience.

Our Values

Whether providing unprecedented solutions for clients or collaborating with each other to make unexpected connections, our teams are to exhibit these core values across every endeavor:

Honesty – We’re transparent and accountable

Reliability – We deliver on our promises

Collaboration – We thrive as a team

Curiosity – We relentlessly innovate on behalf of our clients

Passion – We love what we do and share our enthusiasm

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