IBM IT Specialist in St Louis, Missouri

Job Description

We live in an era of remarkable change and opportunity. Data and technology are transforming industries, society, and even the workplace by creating professions that didn't exist before the emergence of cognitive computing, cloud, analytics, social, mobile and security. As the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, IBM is a leader in this global transformation and we encourage you to consider being part of this new team.

Job Description

In this role as project leader and lead technician for installation, you will be responsible for maintenance and administration of hundreds z/OS WebSphere v9.0 MQM’s and associated vendor products.

You will contribute to the coordination with other operations areas, such as Development, Network and Business teams, in resolving issues impacting the production WMQ environment.

Participate in the development of large scale TSO based ISPF Dialog that facilitates day-to-day operations, maintenance, and supports CICS and MQ address spaces.

In the event that a request is to be introduced as a routine service in production, perform such request as a data enhancement to a future Release. Support SDLC Activities.

Support ongoing Releases by following Verizon SDLC and Verizon’s policies and procedures, and completing appropriate activities and associated documentation, as defined in the appropriate methodology.

Position location can be in one of the following major cities: Orangeburg, NY, Tampa, FL, Colorado Springs, CO, Silver Spring, MD or Irvine CA.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Must have 5-10 years experience in the following:

  • MQ setup

  • configuration and design work.

  • JCL

  • TSO

  • REXX

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

Preferred experience

  • Assembly

  • SMPE

  • Dump reading

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.