Mainframe Storage Expert Contract

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6 months Initially
Stelfox Ltd
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Mainframe Storage Expert Contract

6 months Daily Rate


I am currently recruiting for an experienced Mainframe ZOS Admin/Mainframe Storage Contractor for a leading financial institution based in Dublin on a 6-month contract.

Candidates must have a comprehensive background in Mainframe engineering, with expertise in large-scale enterprise systems administration and a strong track record of leading systems teams

10+ years of systems programming experience on the zSeries (Mainframe) platform supporting z/OS/Mainframe Storage.

  • Recent z/OS migration experience including from version 1.13 to version 2.1
  • In depth working knowledge of the capabilities and use of z/OS installation and customization in a parallel sysplex environment
  • Storage Hardware: DASD, IBM DS8000 with Metro Mirror replication, Tape, Oracle 8500 tape libraries and Oracle Virtual Storage Manager (VSM6)
  • Storage Software: DFHSM, DFSMS, DFDSS, and RMM installation, customization and implementation across multiple LPARs. IBM Copy Services Manager and Hyperswap
  • Thorough working knowledge and experience in the use of IBMs SMP/E product
  • Strong SA z/OS, TCPIP and USS skills required
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently. Must be able to multi-task and work under short deadlines and in high-pressure situations
  • Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, and presentation)

For more information on this role please call Ciara Connolly or email (see below)