Positions available in the following locations: Paris, Lille
As an IBM iSeries administrator, you will be responsible for monitoring, correcting incidents, proposing and implementing proactive solutions to improve the reliability of our customers' application chains.
Taking into account the business impact of these application chains is essential. You will be in charge, among other things :
Manage, administer and ensure the smooth running of backups and batches, in order to guarantee the proper execution of jobs in the allotted window, and with the expected results.
Intervene in Expertise Level 2/3 on incidents and problem solving. Ensure the production of new programs and treatments while ensuring compliance with operating and safety
Participate to Pre-sales participation with our engagement teams in order to assess the charges / costs / risks of resuming application operations
Your Role and Responsibilities
Propose continuous improvement actions aimed to optimize reliability of customers' batch plans and developing the automation of operations.
Implement all pro-active actions aimed at ensuring the reliability of applications while being aware of their impact on our customers' business
Develop instructions and train level 1 and 2 administrators. Continuously train, and be able to continuously learn to manage new incidents.
Regularly audit the application chains in order to prevent any incident.
Punctual travels may be requested in France
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Level of study Bac +4/5
Knowledge on writing summary report
Knowledge on hot to explain complex problems in simple terms in few minutes
Enthusiasm for teamwork
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Experience in a production department (IT or other)
Have worked in collaborative mode (agile, Design Thinking ..)
Knowledge of the ITIL approach
Knowledge of a certification approach (ISO 27000….)
IBM iSeries systems administration
Supervision and logging knowledge
Knowledge of M3 and Wintel satellites
Language: CL., RPG, BRMS and backup resources
Knowledge of system architecture (high availability HW or SW)
DevOps practices and tools (ex. Ansible)
Basic knowledge of the Power environment (Power VM - HMC - storage arrays)
Basic knowledge of the security principles of systems and networks (TCP-IP, VPN, etc.)
About Business Unit
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