Product Manager - Mainframe

Job Description
About IBM

IBM is a global technology and innovation company present in India since 1992. It is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with approximately 380,000 employees serving clients in 170 countries. In this new era of Cognitive Business, IBM is helping to reshape industries as diverse as healthcare, retail, banking, travel, manufacturing, and many more, by bringing together our expertise in Cloud, Analytics, Security, Mobile, and the Internet of Things. We are changing how we create. How we collaborate. How we analyze. How we engage. IBM is a leader in this global transformation.

Who you are :

  • You will have end to end product management responsibility of Mainframe projects, including product definition, resource planning and project execution.
  • You will also lead the definition and execution of strategic projects aimed at reducing the total cost and time to market for launch.
What you'll do :
  • Responsible for making project decisions, achieving tactical goals while retaining a strategic focus.
  • Driving along with engineering the delivery of critical product initiatives, managing all aspects of the project such as project planning, requirements definition, risk management, communication, and implementation planning.
  • Technical problem solver on the team, identifying innovative solutions to project deadlocks and resolving issues and constraints through consensus and sound judgment.
  • Responsible for making project decisions, achieving tactical goals while retaining a strategic focus.
  • Work closely with the development, architecture and design teams in a lead role.
How we'll help you grow:
  • You'll have access to all the technical and management training courses you need to become the expert you want to be
  • You'll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor
  • You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Proven experience in zLinux, z/OS operating system architecture, internals, operations, and recovery scenarios.
  • Expertise on zVM, CSM and HMC , zVSC.
  • DASD and tape environments, Backup & Restore of data, Disaster Recovery setup using various storage management products/utilities, device support facility, backup and restore utilities (IBM and/or vendor products).
  • JCLs, IPL, TSO, MVS concepts, SMP/E, JES2/3, HCD, RACF, SDSF, Sysplex, USS, Catalog Management and z/OS problem management etc is desirable.
  • Understanding of REXX or CLIST routines.


Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • 10 years and above experience and at least one year in proven product management role.
  • Technical expertise on the Mainframe environment.
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities, perform activities related to schedule, resource and cross functional execution, prioritize and manage product backlog.
  • Ability to capture/document detailed product requirements specifications using standard templates and processes


EO Statement
In order for IBM to offer a wide range of opportunities to applicants, and to afford IBM flexibility in staffing across its corporate structure, your application and information may be shared across our enterprise, including with and among our subsidiaries and affiliates worldwide. One of these affiliates is Sanovi Technologies, an IBM Company. By submitting your application and information you acknowledge and agree that your information will be used and made available to our subsidiaries and affiliates, and that you may be interviewed by, or ultimately offered employment by, any of IBM's subsidiaries and affiliates."Acquisition Reqs: "In order for Sanovi to offer a wide range of opportunities to applicants, and to afford Sanovi flexibility in staffing across its corporate structure, your application and information may be shared across our enterprise, including with our parent company, IBM. By submitting your application and information you acknowledge and agree that your information will be used and made available to IBM, and that you may be interviewed by, or ultimately offered employment by, IBM Corporation."


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