Mainframe DB Systems Programmer

Mainframe DB Systems Programmer (The Woodlands, Texas)

Apex Systems, nation?s 2nd largest IT Staffing firm, is looking to hire a Mainframe DB Systems Programmer on a 1+ year contract basis in The Woodlands.

If interested, send a resume to Brennen Waites in our Houston Office at Click Here to Email Your Resum?

Position Overview:

  • Responsible for analysis and design of a complex IMS, CICS, and DB2 data sharing environment on a large Z/OS mainframe application system

  • Provides 24x7 problem and technical support on a rotating on-call assignment, plus provides assistance to team when needed

  • Works closely with other Infrastructure Teams (e.g. MVS & Storage Management), Application Support teams, and other Support Groups (e.g SAP/Basis & Intergration) during problem resolution, design phases and planning for changes.

  • Ten or more years? experience with DB2, performing DB2 systems tuning activities in a sysplex data-sharing environment.

  • Five or more years? experience with IMS

  • Expert knowledge of DataBase installation (SMP/E) requirements including installation parameters, security features, configuration and recurring operational activities.

  • Expert knowledge in obtaining necessary documentation required to debug problems.

  • Expert knowledge of DB2 and MVS utilities.

  • Intermediate experience supporting DB2's Distributed Data Facility and Stored Procedures.

  • Intermediate experience using IBMLink to report problems, obtain feedback and fixes.

  • Intermediate experience in CICS Basics

  • Intermediate experience with Assembler Language programming

  • Intermediate experience with Rexx programming

  • Intermediate experience with RACF and ACF2.

  • Experience analyzing DB2 performance data for problem diagnosis and capacity planning.

  • Experience supporting DB2 in an SAP/R3 environment.

  • Experience tuning Bufferpool and Coupling Facility components used by DB2.
    ???? Please note that as a contract employee with Apex Systems, you'd be eligible for Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance; Short Term Disability; Hospitalization Coverage; Direct Deposit; Weekly Pay; Training and Development Programs; Corporate Discounts/Perks and our Referral Program.

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