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Systems Programmer-z/OS

Company: akkodis
Location: Richmond
Posted on: June 9, 2024

Job Description:

Akkodis is seeking a Systems Programmer-z/OS for a Contract job with a client in Richmond, VA(Hybrid). Ideally looking for applicants with a solid background in the financial services industry.Pay Range: $55-60/hour; The rate may be negotiable based on experience, education, geographic location, and other factors.Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience with IBM System Z operating systems and related mainframe technologies.
  • Proven ability to work in large, complex environments with multiple mainframe configurations.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to analyze and resolve system issues efficiently.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities, with the capability to work independently as well as part of a larger team.Required Skills:
    • Mainframe Expertise: Deep understanding of IBM Z operating systems, including z/OS, and their related products. This involves maintaining, troubleshooting, and optimizing these systems.
    • Large System Experience: Experience working in complex environments with multiple mainframes is essential.
    • Problem-Solving and Analysis: The ability to analyze various data sources (SMF, MICS, svcdumps, logrecs) using tools like IPCS, EREP, GTF, and RMF to diagnose and resolve system issues.
    • Programming Skills: Experience with multiple programming languages is required, including:
    • Assembly Language: for analyzing system dumps and developing system exits/utilities.
    • COBOL: for configuring the COBOL compiler and runtime environment.
    • Software Management: Experience with SMP/E for software configuration management, including ordering, installing, and maintaining software updates.
    • System Configuration: Ability to configure various aspects of the mainframe environment, including:Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/DisabledBenefit offerings include medical, dental, vision, term life insurance, short-term disability insurance, additional voluntary benefits, commuter benefits, and a 401K plan. Our program provides employees the flexibility to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs. Available paid leave may include Paid Sick Leave, where required by law; any other paid leave required by Federal, State, or local law; and Holiday pay upon meeting eligibility criteria. Disclaimer: These benefit offerings do not apply to client-recruited jobs and jobs that are direct hires to a client.To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please visit .

Keywords: akkodis, Richmond , Systems Programmer-z/OS, IT / Software / Systems , Richmond, Virginia

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