Mainframe Performance Engineer - job id 32918

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Mainframe Performance Engineer

Per Hour

Midtown NYC, Broadway

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Claire Volis


(732) 757-2841


(212) 616-4800 ext-590

A Contract position at a global financial services firm.

Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact Claire Volis. call (732)791-4721 / (212)616-4800 ext.590 or email with the Job Code CV32918 or Click the Apply Now button ().

Location: Midtown.

Skills required for the position: MAINFRAME, PERFORMANCE , Z/OS, TUNING, DB2.

Detailed Info: Job Title: Mainframe Systems Performance Engineer

Core Infrastructure/Mainframe Computing - z/OS Systems Performance Engineer/Capacity Planner

Mainframe Systems Performance Engineer responsible for all aspects of z-platform performance, including investigation of CPU and Storage performance issues, utilization reporting, and ongoing optimization and capacity planning.

Development/Computing Environment:

Skills Required:

- Excellent testing and reporting skills (design tests to validate software functionality, robustness, performance, and environmental health and stability)

- Internals of z/OS


- HCD/Hardware knowledge

Skills Desired:

- Strong experience with performance monitoring and capacity planning in a multi-CEC & Sysplex environment

- Strong knowledge of WLM, RMF, RMF Monitor III, RMF Post Processor, RMF Performance Data Portal, Omegamon, Epilog, and SMF data collection and reporting

- Advanced use of SAS, MXG, CA-MICS, REXX

- Experience with CA-Sysview, IBM SCRT, IBM Tivoli Decision Support (TDS), IBM Country Wide Multiplex Pricing(CMP) a plus

- Experienced at trouble shooting performance issues in z/OS environment

- Strong verbal and written communications skills

- Ability to interface with various levels of management and with business clients

- Knowledge of following hardware: IBM mainframe, Internal and External coupling facility, IBM and EMC storage and tape subsystems

- Experienced at tuning an environment with Natural/Adabas, COBOL, DB2, MQ and C.

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 32918