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Jr. Mainframe (z/OS) SAP and DB2 Systems Administrator
Ref No.: 18-16377
Location: San Mateo, California
Duration:3-6 month(s)

Description/Comment:MAX Bill - $ 49.00/ hr - 3-6 months CTH Salary - $67K / yr
US Government Client Postal Clearance Required
Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)

Northrop Grumman is seeking a Jr. Mainframe (z/OS) SAP and DB2 Systems Administrator to install, customize, and maintain the mainframe operating system, including z/OS, System Programmer(SMP/E), IBM Utilities, DB2, QMF, control products, and related system software and tools.

This position requires a variety of technical solutions that are imaginative, thorough, practical, and consistent with organization objectives. This is an on-site position in San Mateo, CA. Telecommuting is not an option.

Basic Qualifications:
• Associates degree and a minimum of 3 years of experience; additional experience in lieu of degree may be considered.
• Minimum 3 years IBM z/OS experience.
• Working knowledge of the principles, concepts, practices, and standards related to z/OS System software installation and management.
• Demonstrated ability to independently install system software using System Programmer (SMP/e).
• Ability to maintain and repair mainframe software, including failure diagnosis.
• Experience with or knowledge of mainframe system software configuration and support, including:
o IBM Utilities
o DB2 V9 and/or V10 and QMF V10
o Compuware File-Aid for DB2 products
o Mainview for DB2 configuration
• Candidates must be able to obtain a Position of Public Trust Clearance – US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder), and must not have traveled outside the United States for a combined total of 6 months or more in the last 5 years. Candidates must have resided in the United States for the last 5 years.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Complete suite of BMC DB2 Administration and Performance tools (Catalog Manager for DB2, SQL Explorer, etc.)
• Certificate for DB2 V10 System Administration
• DB2 Database Administration experience
• SQL coding and tuning skills
• Rocket Shadow Server
• REXX or CLIST coding, Dialog Manager Services
• Session Manager
• Automation
• Changeman
• Local to the San Mateo, CA area, this position does not provide relocation assistance.