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Primary Purpose: Batch monitoring and scheduling
- Tuesday 1am-7am, 7pm-7am
- Wednesday 7pm-7am
- Thursday 7pm-7am
Under minimal supervision, coordinate the Data Center production
environment to ensure a 'best practices' flow of enterprise data
processing. Monitor the processing of programs on mainframe and/or
distributed computer systems to ensure the highest levels of
service and system availability are attained. Responsible for
complex analysis and resolution of escalated problems within the
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Following is a summary of the essential functions for this job.
Other duties may be performed, both major and minor, which are not
mentioned below. Specific activities may change from time to
Monitor the processing of programs on mainframe and on the
distributed computer systems to ensure system availability and
stability are constant.
Responsible for complex analysis of scheduled batch processing
to ensure continued uninterrupted flow of mission critical
Ensure that production runs have appropriate measures in place
to ensure timely execution of data files and availability.
Perform adhoc scheduling requests and validation of mainframe
jobs within the production and test environments
Responsible for problem identification, escalation and
resolution in the production environment.
Perform incident management, resolution and if necessary
escalation, for any and all abnormal occurrences within the
mainframe and distributed production and tests environments.
Production Support incident management includes, but not limited
to, critical application and processing disruption. Determination
of impact is an immediate reaction and addressed appropriately to
alleviate potential impact to Lines of Business, clients and
possibility of Institutional reputational impact.
Employ new methods by integrating technology into the
Facilitate project support for the function (attend meetings and
coordinate communications of functional responsibilities).
Assist with overall planning of resources within the
Assume responsibility for collaboration with other departments
in support of project goals.
Develop and maintain documentation for supported
Develop, document, and execute disaster recovery plan.
Support training of less experienced personnel.
- Support expectations of 24x7 availability for supported
Additional Job knowledge skills:
CA ESP is a MUST HAVE
Job scheduling, batch processing monitoring, etc.
TSO, SDSF, JES2, & MVS Commands
Host and Distributed platforms
Z/OS 10, Z/VM, OS/390, JCL, CICS
Remedy, HP Peregrine, and/or HP Service Manager ticketing
system, ServiceNow preferred.
Required Skills and Competencies:
The requirements listed below are representative of the
knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations
may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or relevant field or
equivalent education and related training
Five years of relevant experience in Information Technology
A comprehensive understanding of applied enterprise-computing
Extensive knowledge of data flow, mainframe/client server
systems, problem analysis, and systems tuning
Mastery of job control language
Resourcefulness in multi-tasking, anticipating needs, developing
creative solutions, and researching/synthesizing information to
resolve problems with moderate supervision
The capacity to acquire complex technical concepts through
training and self-study
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not
discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color,
religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth,
breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry,
citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner
status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim,
protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership,
or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider
qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent
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