Systems Programming Consultants, Inc.

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Last Update: 02/27/19

Mainframe Systems Programmer - Work from Home

Ever wanted to have your own mainframe to play with? Our very stable client has a unique opportunity for a z/OS generalist with five or more years of mainframe systems programming experience in a z/OS environment. Qualified applicants will have good z/OS systems fundamentals that include solid SMP/E installation and maintenance experience and superior troubleshooting skills (IPCS). Qualified applicants will also have systems support expertise in at least three or more of the following areas: z/OS, CICS, IMS, DB2, Comm Server (VTAM, TCP/IP), MQ, or mainframe storage administration (DFSMS). Experience with HCD, Workload Manager (WLM), exit coding, REXX, Endevor, or Linux systems administration is a big plus. This is a smaller shop where you'll be required to wear a lot of hats. Salary commensurate with experience.
G61391

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher


Sr. z/OS Generalist Systems Programmer - Work from Home

Our PA client seeks a z/OS generalist systems programmer to assist in supporting their mainframe environment. This person should have rudimentary systems support skills in two or more of the following areas: z/OS, CICS (CICSPlex a plus), DB2, Comm Server, performance tuning, storage management, program product support, or z/OS-related troubleshooting. Solid SMP/E installation and maintenance experience is a must. This is a contract-to-hire position with a conversion salary commensurate with experience (midpoint in the low $100s). This person can work from home after a brief period of getting acclimated onsite.
Z81589

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans


z/OS Systems Programmer w/JES3 - Remote Support Option

A leading mainframe services provider seeks to add a z/OS systems programmer to support their expanding customer base. Primary purpose of this position is z/OS installation and customization using ServerPac; applying fixes/maintenance to z/OS and associated and program products; and problem determination/resolution utilizing various monitors and tools including IPCS. Experience supporting JES3 is required and will also enable client to consider candidates looking to work remotely. Other plusses include experience supporting: Parallel Sysplex configurations; Disaster Recovery exercises and Business Continuity processes; performance analysis and tuning skills utilizing WLM; technical training and/or mentoring of junior staff members. Compensation package includes a six-figure base salary, annual bonus and a full suite of health benefits.
R11325

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans


Mainframe Systems Programmer - Work from Home

An immediate need exists for an experienced z/OS systems programmer to work as a W-2 consultant in support of a large government agency's modernization effort. This person will assist in preparing inputs to Work Breakdown Structure; reviewing test documentation; participating in walkthrough and review efforts; analyzing requirements and developing test cases; creating data and test procedures; and processing test data and review output. In addition to a general z/OS systems programming background, experience with the following software is highly desirable: Assembler, REXX, JCL, TSO, ISPF, and/or FileAid. This is a full time, remote support opportunity with a competitive hourly rate. Candidates must be able to obtain a Public Trust clearance.
Q86244

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans


IMS Systems Programmer (2) - Possible Telecommute

Our client seeks two Systems Programmers to assist in all aspects of IMS DB/TM support for their mainframe-committed Florida data center. The first person will provide primary support for business-critical IMS regions and will include a v15 migration in 2019 on a new z14. Recent IMS support that includes v13 or above is required (v14 preferred) for this opening. The second position can be filled by someone with a) decent IMS skills who can provide DB2 systems programming along with backup support for IMS, or) a junior to mid level IMS systems programmer who can grow eventually into a senior role. This position offers a generous base salary, great bonus, and a lucrative 401k matching plan. First priority will be given to those willing to take advantage of company-paid relocation and work onsite (relo will be required for less senior technicians who take the second position).
A24919

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans


Mainframe Assembler Programmers - Remote Support

An excellent opportunity exists to leverage your 390/assembler knowledge into a second career. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 10 years of systems programming knowledge and work experience with the ALC as well as knowledge of mainframe file data, JCL, run logs, and schedules. Selected candidates will join a modernization team tasked with reading complex ALC code, accurately capturing the logic, then developing pseudo code to explain the meaning in order to come up with business requirements. Knowledge of JAVA and/or Agile is a plus. This is a W-2 contract with a long term potential at a competitive hourly rate. Positions are full time remote support, once a Public Trust clearance has been issued.
X61115

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher


Mainframe Security SME - Remote Contractor

A small IT firm has an immediate need for a security expert to come in and do a thorough evaluation of all aspects of its security auditing and compliance policies and practices, especially as it relates to customer contractual obligations. This is a remote position with a rate commensurate with experience.
R10879

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans


Office or Home-based z/OS Product Developer - W-2 or 1099

An internationally known software vendor has a high profile product development position available for someone with solid z/OS internals and very strong 390/assembler coding skills. This person will be a key individual in the design and development of new features and releases for an acclaimed z/OS product line. Qualified applicants will have in-depth experience with MVS supervisor services, access registers, cross memory services, and data management facilities. Exceptional troubleshooting skills are also required, which should include heavy SVC dump analysis (IPCS) and GTF traces. Experience with DB2, IMS, CICS, COBOL, or LE is a big plus. Other desirable skills (preferred but not required) include a background in 64-bit addressing, C/C++, socket programming, TCP/IP, and VTAM. Previous commercial product development experience is a must. This person can be hired as a W-2 employee or 1099 contractor. Salary/rate commensurate with experience.
Q13849

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher


Senior MQ Systems Programmer - Multiple locations

An industry leader in the financial services sector has an immediate need for a senior MQ Systems Programmer to assist with the configuration and administration of a large z/OS based MQ installation. This person will be responsible for: setting up and reconfiguring of z/OS WebSphere MQ objects to meet applications/systems needs; troubleshooting MQ problems using MQ command line, CA-Sysview, Tivoli for MQ, and AppDynamics; interacting with internal batch and on-line (CICS) application development teams to determine MQ requirements; and creating, maintaining, and utilizing automation scripts for z/OS MQ monitoring, alerting, and problem determination/resolution. Working knowledge of CICS and batch MQ interfaces is also essential. This position can be filled in any of four mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Central, or Western U.S. data centers. Salary to the $120s. Company-paid relocation.
Q87494

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans


Senior Mainframe Product Developer - Work from Home

An established software vendor seeks a seasoned product developer to assist in enhancing the functionality and feature sets of their z/OS data management tools. Qualified applicants will have a strong 390/Assembler programming background as well as preferred familiarity with z/OS catalog management, IDCAMS, VSAM structures, and DFSMShsm. Must possess strong troubleshooting skills (IPCS, XDC) and be capable of producing quality work with minimal supervision. Additional expertise with ISPF, REXX, or C/C++ would helpful. This is a work-from-home position.
R14333

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher


z/OS Systems Programmer - Western U.S. Data Center

An established mainframe technology company needs a z/OS systems programmer with strong SMP/E, troubleshooting, and scripting (automation) skills. Qualified applicants will have a recent background in MVS support that includes product installs and a solid REXX coding background (or other scripting language). Expertise with z/VM, z/Linux, z/OS Communication Server (SNA, TCP/IP), application testing, or security administration (RACF, ACF2, TSS) is a big plus. This is a small shop where you will be wearing multiple hats. Company-paid benefits include relocation and temporary housing.
F75337

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher


Mainframe Product Developer with Windows/C++ - Home-based Opportunity

A great opportunity exists at an outstanding mainframe ISV to turn your Windows/C++ and additional mainframe skills into a terrific career move. This person will primarily be responsible for writing a Windows-based GUI interface to a successful z/OS product line. Most coding will be done in C++ (MFC). The ability to write (or at least read) 390/assembler (HLASM preferred) would be beneficial. TCP/IP expertise is also major plus. Salary commensurate with experience.
N32706

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher


Lead z/OS Systems Programmer - Fortune 500 Company

Due to a retirement, our West coast client seeks a senior or lead z/OS systems programmer to be the lead z/OS technician on an eight-person systems team. Qualified applicants will have solid mainframe systems programming skills that include recent z/OS installs and strong SMP/E. Good assembler is necessary for occasional maintenance of JES2 exits and excellent system-level troubleshooting is also a must. Other desirable skills include experience with REXX coding, CICS, DB2, DB2, DFSMS, performance tuning (SAS, SMF), WLM, or I/O configuration (HCD, HMC). This position offers a six-figure base salary as well as a company funded pension plan, 401k matching, three weeks vacation, and five excellent medical/dental packages to choose from. Relocation assistance can also be provided.
T24561

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher or Chris Evans


Mainframe Product Developer - Southern California

A small but growing software vendor, located in the L.A./San Diego corridor, has an immediate need for a mainframe product developer with solid MVS internals and strong assembler coding skills that include exposure to I/O access, memory management and MVS Supervisor Services. Experience with channel programming (EXCP) is a big plus. Qualified applicants must possess strong debugging skills (IPCS, XDC) and need to live in (or move to) Southern California. Salary commensurate with experience.
Y16290

 For more information, contact: Joe Gallaher


SPCI Recruiters

Joe Gallaher
Phone:
323-822-1569
Toll-Free: 800-739-SPCI (7724)
Email:  Joe@SPCI.net

Chris Evans
Phone:
301-340-7724
Toll-Free: 888-286-SPCI (7724)
Email: Chris@SPCI.net

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