The Senior Mainframe Systems Programmer provides support for ongoing projects that require the installation, testing, and implementation of new operating systems and other 'system' software. Also, the Maintenance and debugging of systems software. Coordination and the IOGEN work for new MF hardware. Research and evaluation of new software and hardware products, assisting team members and other areas with technical questions and problem resolution. Monitoring and tuning of systems software. Functional knowledge, use of z/OS components, and detailed knowledge of support products such as tape management, scheduling, security, monitoring systems, etc.
Duties and Responsibilities
Consistently provides proven, formal mentorship
Very good understanding of Mainframe Lifecycle Management and SMP/E
High complexity assignments * owner
Moderate complexity assignments * owner (1 or >)
Low complexity assignments * provide oversight/review
Regularly lead self and others and/or established as Product SME and/or established as a specialist
Understands how the whole picture aligns to overall Ensono strategy
Provide thought leadership within GTSProcesses communication skills to participate in Client meetings and new business deals.
Work directly with Hardware and Software vendors on new solutions.
Enhance the performance of others through mentoring and guiding
Provide and document problem analysis, resolution, and prevention, designing procedures and best practice techniques
Easy to learn new way of working on modernized environment (z/OS mf, ZOWE, Open Mainframe)
This position does not have direct reports but may mentor less experienced associates in the role.
Ten years of hands-on/industry experience
Ability to perform skill set of a Mainframe System Programmer