Mainframe MQ System Programmer

Job Description
We are looking for talented WebShepre Message Queue (WMQ) experts or candidates who would like to participate in comprehensive projects. Due to the complexity of the work the education will take approximately 1 year and will include classroom, on the job, online courses. The job role to be fulfilled after the project is:

Mainframe Systems Programmer

System programmer should be self-sufficient and able to perform the majority of the tasks involved in his or her role without assistance.
Mainframe and WMQ skills are not a must but advantage! In case you have no mainframe and WMQ skill after joining participation on internal courses organized by IBM.

• YOUR MONEY
Attractive compensation and benefits
Recommend-a-Friend - get a bonus in the employee referral program
Contribution to pension plan
Relocation support
Special IBM discounts

• YOUR LIFE & HEALTH
Private Health insurance (Medicover)
Life InsuranceInternational environment
Travel /Commuting support
Become part of our diverse and multinational community and collaborate within global and local teams

• YOUR DEVELOPMENT
Long term career development and possibility of internal rotation
Training programs - classroom based training and 5000 e-learning course

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

At least 2 years IT experience
English: Fluent

Existing skills or ones to be reached:
-Proficient with the WebSphere MQ environment
-Knowledge how to configure and administer WebSphere MQ in the z/OS platform
-Application deployment techniques and procedures
-Installation, patching, configuring and problem determination for WebSphere MQ
-Experience and capability in dealing with vendors for problem determination
-Proficient in data transfer (and transformation) to and from host systems

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

At least 3 years IT experience
Mainframe skills (For example: MVS: z/OS or OS 390, TSO/E, ISPF, JES2 or JES3, JCL, RACF, TWS)
TCP/IP knowledge
SSL/TLS certification management

Main responsibilities:
-Building and management of WebSphere MQ in a highly available environment on the Mainframe platforms
-Systems/Applications Management experience
-Configuring security, defining Queue Sharing Groups, publish/subscribe administration, gathering and analyzing statistics and accounting data for performance tuning
-Troubleshooting/Performance Tuning of Websphere Message Queue application
-Ensuring environment has no single points of failure and is operationally robust
-Management and development of monitoring solutions for Websphere MQ

EO Statement
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


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