The infrastructure running industries likes transportation, energy, insurance, banking or healthcare is quickly changing as the world’s relationship with technology evolves. Companies have more choices than ever before between on-premise, off-premise, or a hybrid approach. Our Infrastructure Specialists are responsible for keeping up with these latest and greatest of these changes and using their expertise to deliver solutions that meet the needs of our customers and products.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Have you recently graduated from your (technical) study? Are you looking for a meaningful career with excellent perks in an environment where you are continuously challenged to develop yourself? If you want to kick off your career in an open culture where everyone has a voice and where trust and collaboration take center stage, IBM Z might be for you!
Join our IBM Z world where we lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world’s most challenging problems. You’ll not only invent and improve, but you’ll also have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology to solve challenging cases.
You will join our 2-year training program that’s set up to guide you through this IBM Z journey, both with online training, classroom training and mentoring on the job. Senior System Programmers will support and train you while showing your way around in this state-of-the-art computer technology. Depending on your ambitions and interests, you will have the opportunity to grow into a (Senior) IT role within IBM Z.
Working for IBM is more than just a job. It’s a vocation. Building, designing, coding, consulting, inventing. You must collaborate with you colleagues and our clients, discover new opportunities.
As an IBM Z Systems Programmer you will:
Maintain, install, upgrade customize and document the IBM Z operating system and installed software;
Be responsible for keeping customers partitions stable and you will contribute to projects, product upgrades and installations;
Provide technical support for customers;
Be responsible and execute requests for service, implement changes and resolve problems;
Provide 24 x 7 hours on-call support according to a predetermined schedule;
Highlight areas for improvement and implement these improvements;
Have a strong focus on innovation, looking for ways to continuously improve our client experience;
Take care of personal compliance and have ownership on security, audit, and systems integrity posture;
Create implementation and technical documents;
Create clear work instructions for colleagues.
You will work in an international environment with colleagues from all over the world. People in the teams in BeNeLux are client facing.
With these colleagues you will maintain and develop IBM Z environments for IBM’s strategic clients.
You will co-operate with other global teams, which are responsible for other parts of the infrastructure.
MBO or HBO degree in IT;
Strong communication skills in English and preferably Dutch;
You like to co-operate with colleagues and clients;
You like to strive to implement high quality products;
You are able to analyze information to spot new opportunities;
As a specialist you can work independently;
You can use your analytic skills to find solutions for issues;
You are willing to continuously maintain and improve your skills;
You do have strong interpersonal skills;
You are willing to be on call on a regular base and willing to work outside office hours.
Two years education program to develop your IBM Z skills including certification;
Training on the job and a mentoring program by an experience IBM Z Specialist is part of this program;
We offer a pre-defined career path based on your work results and the successful completion of the training program;
Phone and laptop;
Work from home facilities;
A very independent job within an open environment.
If you are interested and looking for this excellent opportunity to get a great job and start an exiting career with IBM we challenge you to apply!
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
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