JOB TITLE: Application Support Specialist (IBM, Z O/S)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Sheffield
Job Reference : 6733 Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 25/05/2010
 
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £37000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

We are looking to recruit an experienced IBM focused operational support analyst, to work in this customer facing, technical support role to 3rd party client companies. Position is working for a company in the financial services sector based in Sheffield. Technically, you should have a detailed problem solving and technical support background using IBM based mainframe technologies.


Job Description

We are looking to recruit an experienced IBM focused operational support analyst, to work in this customer facing, technical support role to 3rd party client companies. Our client is based in Sheffield and works in the financial services sector.

Technically, you should have a detailed problem solving and technical support background using IBM based mainframe technologies and it is assumed you will have a solid working knowledge of:

IBM (Z O/S)
OPC
JCL
Involvement in testing and approving changes to mainframe applications, along with exposure to the EFTPOS industry.

Competencies

* Sound knowledge of z O/S
* Excellent knowledge of OPC
* Excellent knowledge of JCL
* Excellent knowledge of TSO / ISPF
* Working experience of HSM
* Working experience of SMS
* Working experience of Connect Direct
* Working experience of FTP
* Sound knowledge of RACF
* Knowledge of Remedy
* Working knowledge of CICS
* Ability to code REXX programs
* Sound UNIX knowledge

This is a Monday to Friday role, 9am to 5:30pm. Benefits include healthcare, pension, life assurance and 25 days holiday along with free car parking.

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.


Job Keywords

Z O/S, IBM, Support, OPC, JCL,



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in IT recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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