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Software Systems Engineer

  • Location: Richmond, City of Richmond, Virginia
  • Salary: 30-40 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 27 days ago

Mainframe System Programmer / IBM MQ Administrator:
Mainframe Duties
Planning hardware and software system upgrades and changes in configuration
Automating operations
Capacity planning
Running installation jobs and scripts
Performing installation-specific customization tasks
Integration-testing the new products with existing applications and user procedures
System-wide performance tuning to meet required levels of service
MQ Duties
WebSphere MQ Administration (V8.x & above) on distributed platforms (zO/s, Linux, and Windows)
Administer MQ using MQE and command line using MQSC commands
Design and build Distributed Queue Management
Administer and manage MQ Clusters
Administer and manage MQ Publish/Subscribe
Setup security for WebSphere MQ queues & other objects for data access and for administration using role-based security
Performs software installations and patches to WebSphere MQ servers
Work with application development teams providing support of middleware components.
Utilize industry standard technologies & methods to insure the integrity & recoverability of MQ based applications incl. but not limited to:
Backup & recovery, clustering, security, patch management, enterprise monitoring & performance tuning.