Mainframe Storage Administrator

Future Focus Infotech Pvt. Ltd.
  • Kolkata
  • 5-9 lakh
  • 3-6 years
  • Views
  • 21 Dec 2017

  • IT/ Information Technology

  • IT/ Technology - Software/ Services
Job Description

Provide storage and data management duties for multiple IBM mainframe LPARs in our primary and backup data centers
Management, Installation, Configuration, Maintenance, Implementation, and ongoing operation of data storage solutions
Ensures continuous integrity, availability, and performance of storage infrastructure
New technology awareness and research skills are necessary
24x7 operations support and on-call support responsibilities
Strong service orientation support of Experian Business Units and continuously looks for opportunities to provide the highest quality service
Participate in managing the multi-image 24x7 z/OS disk, tape and SAN environment which includes planning, configuration, tuning, and problem determination for DFSMS/DFHSM/DFRMM and other related storage management software
Ability to work on project teams, delivering on key project milestones, and communicating effectively with a wide variety of people at various levels
Participation in Disaster Recovery infrastructure planning, building, and testing
Relevant experience with large storage environments
Install, maintain and customize operating systems and system software
Process Business Unit requests for system storage modifications

Strong z/OS skills in all IBM utilities and mainframe disciplines
Experience with large-scale data replication projects and SRDF replication
Strong understanding of access methods and VSAM Record Level Sharing.
Experience with planning, implementing, replication, and testing Disaster Recovery strategies with mirrored technologies is required
Senior level expertise utilizing DFSMS, DFHSM, DFRMM, Vantage, T-Rex, TDMF, SRDF, HCD/HCM, HUR, Oracle Tape, and ELS
Enterprise class storage experience: EMC, HDS, and IBM
High organizational skills
Ability to handle multiple concurrent tasks and prioritizeas appropriate to meet deadlines
Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills
Knowledge of ICF catalogs, Brocade switches, FICON connections, protocol management, disk hardware configuration, I/O configuration planning, and disk quota software is desirable
Must be able to work efficiently and productively with minimal supervision or guidance.
Capable of exercising extreme discretion and independent judgment
Ability to handle extremely confidential information in a professional manner
Strong oral and written communication skills required with the ability to effectively communicate with people at all levels of the organization as well as Vendors
MS Office skills required especially Word, PowerPoint and Excel

Competencies/Skill sets for this job

Maintenance Judgment Tuning Hardware Configuration New Technology

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Future Focus Infotech Pvt. Ltd.