Newport News, Virginia
about 1 month ago
System Administrator to support CA IDMS. Supplier SME shall work as part of a team supporting a 450 MIP environment, as a senior IDMS Administrator and capturing organizational knowledge. Responsibilities include IDMS installation, configuration, day-to-day operations, test-to-prod migration, and problem diagnosis. Supplier shall also provide general z/OS System Administration to complement team bench strength. Familiarity with CICS, DB2, MQ, RACF, assembler advantageous.
Contract Scope & Requirements
The Supplier shall provide the following:
. Support IDMS DB/DC/DDS/UCF System Generation
. Support IDMS Journal management
. Support IDMS Performance analysis
. Support Diagnostic Analysis of IDMS
. Support CA-IDMS installation & maintenance activities using SMP/E.
. Support Test-to-Production object migrations
. Collaborate with DBA's and Application Programmers on projects
. Advise & aid DBA's and Application Programmers on application problem diagnosis/resolution
. Advise & aid DBA's and Application Programmers on backup/recovery/reorg
. Advise & aid on tool use, OLQ, DML, IDD, compilers, security
. Build on procedure and infrastructure documentation to capture organizational knowledge.
. Provide on-call support on a rotating basis.
. Perform secondary z/OS support on z/OS, IBM & 3RD party software commensurate with skills.
. Weekly report of activities and hours consumed
. Perform Test-to-Prod object migrations to meet Block Point Release and out-of-cycle schedules
. Perform monthly QA-to-Prod synchronization migrations
. Closure of IDMS Incident Management tickets within SLA's
. Respond to on-call events within established timelines. Escalate issues as needed.
. Quarterly enhancements to documentation of performed procedures and operating environment
Requirements to Work Onsite
. The Supplier must be incorporated in the United States and any and all on-site personnel must be citizens of the United States.
. The Supplier shall perform background checks on personnel who will work on-site with backgroundchecks.com. Background checks must include U.S. citizenship, criminal conviction history, DMV violations, employment history, education, and military service verification
. The Supplier's activities shall be jointly managed by the Supplier lead and by an manager to ensure the security of the network and data
. Supplier shall not connect any hardware to the client network.
Oscar Associates Limited (US) is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.