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Graduate Mainframe z/OS Systems Administrator / Programmer Associate

  • Location
    • Limerick, Limerick
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted

Description

In recent years, GM Information Technology has successfully executed the largest IT transformation in the history of the automotive industry, fully insourcing what once was a nearly completely outsourced IT function.  Today GM IT is a dynamic and fast paced organization that designs, develops and maintains all IT infrastructure, applications and solutions enabling GM’s global operations. 

From designing and building the next generation of electric and other vehicles to developing a world-class GM experience for our dealers and customers, GM IT is driving real change in the most iconic automaker on the planet.  Our team delivers unique enterprise-wide IT solutions in cutting-edge technologies such as mobility, telematics, mission-critical business systems, supercomputing, cloud, vehicle engineering and real-time computing.  We offer challenging positions for passionate professionals looking to advance their careers and be a part of an IT organization focused on innovation, speed and business value.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience and/or an Arts/Science or equivalent degree in computer science or related area of study.
  • Experience in global support for mainframe products, or can demonstrate willingness to learn Mainframe technologies
  • Technical knowledge capable of supporting applications across business segments
  • Ensures project learning’s are documented and shared. 
  • Experienced in troubleshooting, researching, and resolving IT issues.
  • Ability to support systems in a 24x7 on-call rotation.
  • Knowledge of z/OS and associated product system installs, upgrades, de-installs, application of maintenance.
  • Working knowledge of IBM utilities for z/OS
  • Works well as part of a team.
  • Cross company collaboration with one team mindset.

Technical Expectations:

  • Working knowledge and skills with the standard z/OS tools: TSO/ISPF, JCL, VSAM Utilities, SDSF, SYSLOG, IEBCOPY, DFSMS, etc.  Ability to code JCL, use TSO/ISPF panels to edit and maintain PDS libraries, prepare JCL, submit JCL and examine results.
  • Knowledge of SMP/E (commands, terminology, problem determination).  Ability to use SMP/E to apply maintenance, perform installs, and maintain SMP/E environments.
  • z/OS terminology & concepts: For example: Linklst, APFlist, Paging, Virtual storage, SMF

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