Systems Programming Consultants, Inc.

Northeast U.S. Jobs


Last Update: 07/13/21

z/OS Assembler Product Developer - Work from Home

A growing software vendor, committed to being successful without moving their development offshore, seeks an experienced product developer with exceptionally strong z/OS internals and superior 390/assembler (ALC, BAL, HLASM) coding skills. Qualified applicants must have previous commercial product development experience. Essential skills for this position include in-depth assembler programming using MVS supervisor services, access registers, cross memory services, and data management facilities. Exceptional troubleshooting skills are also required, which should include heavy dump analysis (IPCS) and GTF traces. Other desirable skills include a background in 64-bit addressing, C/C++, socket programming, TCP/IP, VTAM, and mainframe security. This organization has an outstanding employee-oriented company culture with benefits that include generous 401k matching, a flexible work schedule (including summer four-day work weeks), and upper echelon insurance plans. Competitive base salary. Although telecommuting is an option, relocation assistance can be provided for applicants who want to work on-site and are willing to move to the Midwest.

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher

Senior z/OS Generalist - Fulltime Remote Contract

A stable financial company has a long term contract opportunity for a z/OS generalist who is well versed in SMP/E product installations and has strong problem analysis/resolution skills. The current environment consists of multiple CECs across a five-LPAR Sysplex. Experience with storage management (DFSMS) and hardware configuration (HMC) are definite plusses. Familiarity with z/OS Performance issues including WLM is also highly desirable. This is a 1099 or W2 opportunity with a competitive rate. This contract can be 100% remote (even after Covid-19 restrictions are relaxed).

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans

z/OS Data Replication Specialist - 100% Permanent Remote

Due to unprecedented mainframe growth, an extremely stable end user has a need for an experienced technician to support their multi-site disk replication architecture. This person will play a critical role in automating, monitoring, troubleshooting, and tuning a geographically dispersed, high (continuous) availability z/OS environment. Experience with GDPS (Global Mirror, HyperSwap) is required. Pluses include a solid DFSMS-managed storage background, z/OS systems programming skills, and good REXX coding experience. This position offers an outstanding compensation and benefits packages that includes four weeks' vacation, 7% 401k matching, annual pension contributions, an industry-best substantial bonus program, and low premium individual and family health insurance that includes an additional Flexible Spending Account. This is a company you can — and will want to — stay with until you retire.

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans

z/OS Systems Programmer with HCD - Permanent Remote Support

A growing high-tech firm is in need of a hardware-oriented Systems Programmer with a solid z/OS systems background and a minimum of five years experience in mainframe infrastructure hardware configuration and installation. CON/FICON directors, coupling facility connections, and . Qualified applicants must possess a thorough understanding of Hardware Management Console (HMC) operations, HCD, I/O connectivity, and Sysplex architecture. Experience configuring LPARs and storage devices as well as demonstrated problem determination/resolution skills in a large/high availability mainframe environment is also required. This position offers a competitive base salary and excellent benefits.

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans

Mainframe Security Product Developer - Work from Home

A leader in enterprise-wide software has an immediate need for a product developer to create and enhance new releases of mainframe products for this ISV's security division. All applicants must have strong z/OS assembler and REXX, solid understanding of basic z/OS internals, and familiarity with mainframe security packages such as RACF, ACF2, or CA Top Secret. Strong system-level troubleshooting is required (IPCS dump analysis is a must, XDC experience preferred). This is a great opportunity to assist in the design and development of a powerful line of software solutions which automates mainframe security-related administration, reporting, assessment, auditing, intrusion detection, and monitoring. This can be a home-based position.

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher

Product Support Technician - Work from Home

A successful and expanding software vendor has a great job for an experienced mainframe product support rep or mainframe systems programmer. This person will provide excellent customer support, from the comfort of their home, for a highly regarded suite of mainframe tools. Qualified applicants will have solid z/OS technical skills that also include strong JCL. Experience with SMP/E, storage management, report distribution, output management, mainframe security, or VSAM is a huge plus. Great growth potential with the opportunity for advancement. Salary commensurate with experience.

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher

IMS Product Developer - Permanent 100% Remote Support

An industry leading software vendor seeks an experienced mainframe product developer with strong IMS internals and expert S/390 assembler coding skills. This key individual will architect and deploy new IMS-specific product features for the mainframe piece of a popular enterprise product. All applicants must have demonstrated IMS systems knowledge with additional expertise in z/OS internals, 64-bit coding, cross-memory services, and systems-level troubleshooting (IPCS, XDC). Recent commercial software development is a must. Additional low-level knowledge of CICS, Db2, MQSeries, or TCP/IP is a big plus. Java/C coding expertise and familiarity with Agile development environments is also desirable. Excellent benefits with a generous base salary.

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher

Sr. Mainframe Storage Systems Programmer - 100% Remote Support

A mainframe end user has an immediate need for an experienced Storage Administrator to provide remote support for their DFSMS-managed storage environment. Primary responsibilities will include: configuring storage; installing and maintaining storage related software products (SMP/E); monitoring/maintaining storage data; and volume space and capacity management. Additionally, this person will be functioning as the primary storage person supporting Disaster/Recovery tests. Knowledge of z/OSMF is a plus. The ability to work in both a team environment and individually is essential. This is a long term, fully remote, 1099 contract opportunity with a competitive rate. Interested candidates should reply quickly as there is a deadline for resume submissions.

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans

Senior Mainframe Storage Administrator - 100% Permanent Remote

A fast growing and mainframe-committed company seeks an experienced, home-based storage systems programmer to join their talented mainframe team. Qualified candidates will possess strong DASD management skills using DFSMS, FlashCopy, DFSMSdss and DFSMSrmm. Experience supporting a Virtual Tape Library environment is also a plus. Additional responsibilities will include installation and maintenance of IBM and OEM program products (SMP/E) as well as hardware configuration and definition (HMC, HCD). This position offers a strong benefits package, four weeks paid vacation, and a very competitive salary.

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans

Mainframe Systems Programmer - Permanent Remote Position

Our client seeks a z/OS generalist systems programmer to assist in supporting most systems-related functions for a small to medium sized mainframe environment. This person should have rudimentary systems support skills in two or (preferably) more of the following areas: z/OS, CICS (CICSPlex a plus), Db2, IMS, Comm Server (VTAM, TCP/IP), security (RACF, ACF2), or DFSMS-managed storage. Solid z/OS troubleshooting as well as strong SMP/E installation and maintenance experience is a must. A willingness and aptitude to learn new things is highly desirable. Salary commensurate with experience. This position is 100% remote.

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans

Home-based Mainframe Security SME - Full-time Employee or 1099 Contractor

A growing high-tech company is looking to expand its mainframe managed services division with a zSeries security subject matter expert. This person will be responsible for all aspects of security-related administration, implementations, conversions, troubleshooting, and audits. Qualified individuals will have experience with any of the major mainframe security packages (i.e., RACF, ACF2, CA Top Secret) as well as solid z/OS fundamentals and strong troubleshooting skills. Although this is a home-based position there may be some travel involved. Salary in the low to mid- $100s plus additional bonus.

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans

Db2 Systems Programmer - Great Cross-Training Opportunity

There is a great opportunity available at a NJ-based end user for an experienced Db2 systems programmer. This person will be responsible for all aspects of systems-level Db2 support including installation, maintenance, monitoring, tuning, and troubleshooting. Qualified applicants will have five or more years of recent Db2 systems programming experience that includes Db2 v11 (or later) support and strong SMP/E skills. Preference will be given to applicants with additional expertise in z/OS, CICS and/or storage management (DFSMS) support. No telecommuting but relocation assistance is available. Six-figure base salary plus great benefits.

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans

z/Linux Product Developer - Work from Home

A small but growing U.S. based ISV has a great opportunity for an experienced z/Linux commercial product developer to assist in creating a unique new tool. Qualified applicants will have good C coding and debugging skills as well as familiarity with z/Linux internals. Previous experience with z/OS, assembler (especially exit coding), and REXX is a big plus. Enjoy all the benefits of a small company and a highly visible position. This is exclusively a home-based position. Compensation is commensurate with experience.

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher

Manager, Mainframe Product Development and Support - Work from Home

An East coast software vendor seeks an experienced manager to oversee a team of 8 to 10 people talented developers and support reps. Duties will include keeping products up-to-date with the latest OS changes and management of all product development and release activities with accountability for product quality and on-time delivery within budget. All applicants must have a proven background in managing a group of commercial product developers or support personnel. Qualified candidates will also be knowledgeable and experienced, as either a manager or developer, in developing software for S/390 platforms. This should include experience with development life cycles, requirements research and definition, functional specifications, design documentations, project planning, and software test planning. This position reports directly to the COO and and be home-based or located in one of two East coast locations. Salary plus generous bonus commensurate with experience.

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher

SPCI Recruiters

Joe Gallaher
Toll-Free: 800-739-SPCI (7724)

Chris Evans
Toll-Free: 888-286-SPCI (7724)

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