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RACF Mainframe Consultant with strong RACF experience
Ref No.: 21-00513
Location: Remote
 ** z/OS Logical Security
** Extensive z/OS System Security knowledge (i.e. RACF, Global Security Settings, SSL and Digital Certificate, risk assessment, business continuity/DR, etc.)
**3 plus years with hands on zOS Logical Security support (Skill Level 3-4 on a 0-4 scale) (this does NOT include UserID Administration support)
**Comprehensive knowledge of IBM policies: GSD331, ISeC, CSD and ITCS104 requirements to provide guidance to z/OS System Support teams, Business Controls and the customer
**In-depth knowledge of various system and sub-system products: used to evaluate and implement Software/Application security (i.e.: z/OS, CICS, DB2, IMS, MQSeries, Omegamon, JES2, CA7/OPC, CA1/RMM, etc.)
**z/OS System and Sub-System knowledge (i.e.: JCL, SDSF, JES2/3, FTP,…) – Must be able to create/update/run Jobs in support of security changes and monitoring
**Broad data analysis and report writing skills – Tools: RACFRW, ETF/A, zSecure, VRA, JCL, SAS, etc.
**Coding skills: REXX, Clist, CARLa,…
**Robust Problem Determination and Problem Resolution skills – understands the steps required to investigate the core issue and determine a secure resolution
**Experience with managing (open/close) Problem and Change tickets within the variety of IPC tools
**Above average Oral/Written Communication skills – Is able to consult on and present security concepts to management and clients
**Working knowledge of MS-Word and MS-Excel
**Self Starter that requires minimal oversight - Able to multitask, set priorities, and lead projects and meetings
** Able to provide 24/7 On-Call and after hours support for Sev1/2 problems and upgrades
**Preferred Skills:
*MVS system support / programming skills
 *UserID Administration type skills.
**Work remotely: Yes