Mastech Digital is an IT Staffing and Digital Transformation Services company.

Mainframe Application Support Engineer

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Location: Naperville, IL
Job Code: 191718
Posted: May 15, 2019

Mastech Digital provides digital and mainstream technology staff as well as Digital Transformation Services for leading American Corporations. We are currently seeking a Mainframe Application Support Engineer for our client in the IT-Consulting domain. We value our professionals, providing comprehensive benefits, exciting challenges, and the opportunity for growth. This is a Contract position and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.

Duration: 12 Months Contract

Location: Naperville, IL

Compensation: Market Rate

Role: Mainframe Application Support Engineer

Primary Skills: Mainframe

Role Description:
The Mainframe Application Support Engineer would need to have at least 3-5 years of experience. For this role, you should preferably have a Java background.

Required Skills: 

- Java/J2ee, Spring, Hibernate, WebSphere, Wily, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, WebSphere RAD, Splunk, SQL, DB2, Unix.


- Understand the existing Java code.

- Complete application workspace setup independently.

- Perform the code debugging.

- Checking the logs to identify the root cause for the production application issues.

- Monitoring the work ques to acknowledge incidents.

- Independently handling the incidents and escalates unresolved issues to proper personnel.

- Participating in TechBridges and representing the applications independently.

- Ability to troubleshoot issues and find solutions independently.

- Should have customer facing skills, able to work independently with minimal supervision. 

- Good written, oral communication and analytical skills

- Work may involve resolution of critical issue over technical calls including multiple stakeholders.

- May involve rotating/night schedules.

- Prior production support experience is preferable.

This is primarily a Mainframe role, some exposure to Java technology will be advantageous.

Should have good knowledge and experience in the following:

- Technology: Mainframe: DB2, COBOL, JCL, CICS, Magna, VSAM

- Assembler (Good to Have)

- Database: DB2

- Tools: Endevour, REX, Clist, Optim

- Production support experience (24x7)

- ITIL Certified (Good to have)

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Information Technology or another related field or Equivalent. 

Experience: Minimum 3-5 years

Relocation: This position will not cover relocation expenses

Travel: N/A

Local Preferred: Yes

Recruiter Name: Samuel Mani

Recruiter Phone: 877.884.8834 (Ext: 2297)

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