Mainframe Support

 
Location: Olympia, Washington
Posted On: 4/12/2017
Job Code: 4962_MF
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Job Description
 
z/OS Storage Manager This position is part of a team of System z specialist supporting an environment containing three independent z/OS LPARs, two z/VM SSI configurations (3 LPARS in each) and 100 plus zLinux servers running under z/VM.
The role includes responsibility for managing an DS8870 disk array and two TS7720 virtual tape servers.
The role includes maintaining the SMS configurations in the z/OS SMS configurations, backup and recovery of z/OS z/VM OS environments, working with DBAs to manage database storage and installation of storage specific products. Duties Include:
• Installation and maintenance of software components specifically used in Storage Management activities.
• Configuration of DS8870 disk array. Includes migration to newer devices when an upgrade is purchased.
• Configuration of TS7720 virtual tape server. Includes migration to newer devices when an upgrade is purchased.
• Manage the two TS7720 devices as a primary and secondary for disaster recovery at a remote location.
• Configure DFSMS in all z/OS LPARs. • Maintain jobs and processes to backup and restore the z/OS and z/VM environments. • Maintain jobs and processes to backup and restore zLinux server disks.
• Maintain and execute disaster recovery process to recovery all disk used in the System z platform.
• Maintain disk, tape inventories andreport to management the status of these resources. • Manage DFSMSrmm for virtual tapes.
• Work with z/OS and z/VM Sysprog to determine storage needs for the OS systems. • Maintain backup and recovery processes for ICF catalogs. • Diagnose Storage related system failures. Required Skills:
• z/OS DFSMS Storage Management (5+ years) o DFSMSrmm o DFSMShsm o DFSMSdss
• DS8000 series implementation and configuration for a z/OS system (5+ years or certifications of training if less than 5 years’experience) • TS7700 series implementation and configuration for a z/OS system
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Job Requirements
 
 
DS8870
TS7720
 

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