Our client, working at SSA, is in need of a full time contractor to assist with WebSphere on an IBM z/OS mainframe. If a strong candidate has the server experience but no WebSphere experience, the client is willing to teach the selected individual the necessary WebSpehere knowledge. The Office of Systems has completed migrating most of the existing WebSphere Internet and Intranet applications from the distributed SUN platform to the z/OS mainframe platform. In addition most new WebSphere applications are being targeted for the z/OS mainframe. Our cclient has installed the IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager (ITCAM) monitoring tool on the z/OS WebSphere application servers in production. Our client is responsible for maintaining the ITCAM software in SSAs mainframe WebSphere development, validation, training, integration testing, and production environments. A project is underway to install the latest ITCAM release through the systems life cycle.
Our client is also responsible for maintaining SSAs mainframe WebSphere test, validation, training, integration testing, and production environments and associated support software. The software includes WAS 6.1 on the mainframe. Must-have knowledge includes Mainframe WebSphere, Mainframe UNIX, Mainframe TCP/IP, SMP/E, and z/OS. Some knowledge of HIS, Java JVM management (GC, heap size, etc), and WSADMIN scripting (JACL or JYTHON language) is required.
The 'musts' to be considered for this role are:
Knowledge of Mainframe UNIX, Mainframe TCP/IP, SMP/E, and z/OS.
Some knowledge of IHS, Java JVM management (GC, heap size, etc), and WSADMIN scripting (JACL or JYTHON language) is required.
10 years IT-related job experience. Can include internships, part-time work.
Email email@example.com for immediate consideration. We can use Green Card, EAD, OPT, H1B as long as you can obtain a Public Trust clearance prior to beginning this engagement.