Mainframe Technical Specialist

Location Malaysia
Discipline Information Technology
Job reference 159826
Salary 0.0
Consultant name Twisha Banerjee
Contact email [email protected]
Contact no. +60320870000

Mainframe Technical Specialist (CICS)

Primary Responsibilities:

System programming functions in the installation, configuration, support and tuning of MVS or Z/OS Operating System, and system products such as, CICS, DB, Scheduling & Software Application management tools.

Specific Duties include:

  • Ability to Install, Maintain & Upgrade CICS(v5.5) & MQ(v9.1).

  • JVM setup, maintenance & administration.

  • Conduct review and implementation of System changes

  • Perform fault analysis and resolution of System problems

  • Provide 24 x 7 On-call support

  • Monitor and fine-tune the resources to optimize performance

  • Automate operations of System products

  • Assist to evaluate and propose new and/or upgrade of software/hardware products

  • Document processes and procedures in support of the operations for the Mainframe systems

  • Provide technical guidance and training.

  • Familiarity with ISV products such as File-Aid, Abend-Aid, SYSVIEW, Hiperstation is a plus.

  • MQ Administration.

Education/Skill/Competence requirements:

  • Degree in Computer Science or related discipline.

  • Min 3-4 years Systems Programming experience in MVS or Z/OS with knowledge on:

  • SMP/E

  • CICS

  • MQ

  • Programing language SAS, REXX and CLIST

Added advantage with the following skills:

  • DB2, IMS


  • Storage products

  • Scheduling tools (Control-M, TWS)

  • Software Management Product (Endevor)


  1. Good analytical skills and ability to work under pressure.

  2. Good communications skills (Oral and Written).

  3. Understanding of banking or financial business is advantageous.

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