IT/IWS Administrator - IBM Workload Scheduler

Jumar Solutions Ltd

Posted on Oct 14, 2021 by Jumar Solutions Ltd

Home Based, United Kingdom
IT
15 Nov 2021
£350 - £350 Daily
Contract/Project
We are currently looking a Senior Specialist on a contract basis to undertake some work at a large UK bank - you must have the ability to manage Tivoli/IBM Workload Scheduler (TWS/IWS) including installation/upgrading the system, configuration, restoring, testing the system.

Role:
  • Mainframe batch scheduler management
  • Ensuring delivery to the customer while adhering to established global standards and best practice
  • Maintain and exceed existing SLA's and ensure compliance to policies at all times
  • Actively participate in achieving organizational efficiency objectives and undertake analysis on dayto-day work to drive automation on deliveries
  • thereby minimizing repetitive and standardized tasks/processes.
  • Ensure the best practices are used to support the diverse customer group
  • Work closely with the stakeholders to avail/impart all necessary training from time to time to ensure enhanced service delivery
  • Deliver the solutions/deliverables per the agreed requirements with regards to project timelines
  • Work on critical/complex incidents & issues and ensure completion within agreed deadlines
  • Perform Project Management activities as may be applicable in the project
  • Expect to provide the 24*7 On-call support as per business requirements
Essential experience:
  • Proven experience of managing a Tivoli/IBM Workload Scheduler (TWS/IWS) environment (v9.1 or later) eg configuring the product, applying updates, performing system upgrades, executing disaster recovery/resilience testing
  • Experience of testing, evaluating, and deploying new product functionality and/or fix packs released by the vendor
  • Experience of providing production support/troubleshooting for TWS/IWS infrastructure issues
  • Strong Mainframe background and knowledge of z/OS
  • Proven project management skills and adoption of agile working practices
  • Experience of working with or building Job Control Language (JCL)
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision
  • Job Control Language (JCL)
  • IWS
Desirable:
  • CA7
  • ACF2/RACF
  • WAPL
  • REXX
  • Dynamic Workload Console
  • Confluence
  • Jira
  • Jenkins
  • Git
  • GitHub
Candidates must be UK based and have the right to work in the UK without any restrictions.

If you are interested in being considered, please submit your application ASAP to Jackie Dean at Jumar for an immediate response and informal discussion.

Reference: 1359712338

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