1+ months

Mainframe Performance Analyst

Richmond, VA 23261
**Job Description:**



Leads and/or participates in the design, development, and implementation of complex system engineering activities involving cross-functional technical support, systems programming and data center capabilities. Responsible for components of highly complex engineering and/or analytical tasks and activities. Establishes input/output processes and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility, coordination of subsystems design, and integration of total system. Viewed as a technology subject matter expert; able to provide and communicate complex technology solutions across differing audiences including technical, managerial, business executives, and/or vendors. Will have responsibility for multiple, complex projects; will direct activities of teams related to special initiatives or operations and may have direct reports. Leads the resolution process for complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors. Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criterion for obtaining results. Information Technology degree and/or technology certifications preferred or substantial equivalent experience. Typically 7-10 years of IT experience.



Mainframe performance position responsible for optimizing performance on enterprise mainframe servers. Maintains WLM policy definitions, Capacity Provisioning Manager (CPM) thresholds, monitors soft capping, assesses subsystem and application systems performance and monitors server utilization. Drives strategy of mainframe performance by researching and exploiting new technology and capabilities. Generates ideas to reduce operational costs and mean time to repair of incidents. Demonstrates technical leadership and provides technical knowledge and capabilities as a team member and individual contributor. Leads the resolution process for complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors. Must be able to provide and communicate complex performance issues across differing audiences including technical, managerial, business executives, and/or vendors. Acts as a mentor to junior team members.



Required Job Skills



Required skills include: JCL, TSO, in-depth knowledge of mainframe performance concepts, familiarity with Mainframe Subsystems (IMS, DB2, CICS, MQ), proficient with RMF Monitor III and Data Portal, MICS, SAS, MXG, APA, Omegamon, understanding of WLM concepts and how to create/maintain WLM policies, thorough knowledge of SMF data.. Ability to work closely with clients to resolve complex performance issues. Must have good communication skills and people skills.



Desired Job Skills



Desired skills include Capacity Planning concepts, HTML as it relates to SAS reports, WebSphere, Thruput Manager, IBM softcapping, Coupling Facility and hardware configurations, and DASD tuning skills.



**Posting Date** : 05/23/2019



**Location** :

Richardson, TX, BUILDING C, 2380 PERFORMANCE DR,

Richmond, VA, VILLA PARK OPS CENTER BLDG C, 8001 VILLA PARK DR,

- United States



**Travel** : No



**Full / Part-time** : Full time



**Hours Per Week** : 40



**Shift** : 1st shift



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Industry

  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-05-27 Expires: 2019-09-28

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