Job Description

TCI has an immediate need for a Senior Systems Engineer (Mainframe) at Fort Knox, KY.  This is a long term contract opportunity with the probability of hire.  In addition to competitive, market-rate based pay, TCI provides all our Consultants with Comprehensive Medical/Dental Insurance, 401k, Life Insurance and Long Term Disability benefits.
Please note that this position requires US Citizenship due to the DoD Security Clearance requirement.
SUMMARY
We are offering an excellent opportunity with our government sector client on the Fort Knox, KY Military Campus.  If you enjoy a collaborative and creative work environment, this is a great opportunity for you to join a rapidly growing IT team.  Promoting from within is a routine best practice in an environment where individuals are encouraged to advance their careers.
The Senior Systems Engineer will be responsible for accomplishing and performing project management in support of the US Army Enterprise, Datacenters, Application and Web Infrastructure.
RESPONSBILITIES
  • Actively involved in all the routines of  MVS mainframe DASD backup, archive, migration, restore, compression, idle space release, management reporting, and DASD conversion and/or movement.
  • Enforce the DASD rules and standards set by this installation.
  • Monitor DASD usage, insuring data integrity and maintaining catalogues.
  • Established disaster recovery procedures and participate in the disaster recovery testing of MVS mainframes.
  • Accomplishing task listed utilizing the following software products: DFP, DFDSS, DMS/OS, DFSMS, DFHSM, CA-PDSMAN, FDR, and SAMS/Vantage.
  • Maintain the INFOMAN database, setting up user access/security, and creating operational and change control reports.
  • Support the SAN storage for open systems / client server.
  • Support IBM DS6800, IBM DS8100, IBM 3494, and IBM TS7720C.
REQUIREMENTS
  • 5+ years of technical experience in IT or application software development projects.
  • 2 years of experience in maintaining MVS Environments.
  • Completed Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business, or other related fields. Four years of additional general experience may be substituted for a Bachelor's Degree.
  • Knowledge of ISO/ITIL processes and documentation standards is desired.
  • Candidate must possess a Secret Security Clearance or have the ability to get one prior to start.  TCI is a cleared facility and will assist with obtaining or transferring Security Clearances.
  • All contractors must have a CompTia Security+ Certification or the ability to obtain one prior to start.  TCI will assist with this as necessary.
  • Secondary related certification relevant to the computing environment (z/OS IBM System z and z/OS Fundamentals Mastery).

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