DASD Storage Administrator


Trenton, NJ

Industry: Technology


Not Specified years

Posted 13 days ago

Our direct client is looking for an DASD Storage Administrator in Trenton, NJ.

Role and Responsibilities:

- This DASD Storage Administrator will be responsible for configuration and software maintenance and related operation concerns/problems.

- Responsible for Configuration, and maintenance of Hitachi DASD, Luminex VTL, including, but not limited to MVS Z/OS JCL and Utilities, TSO, and other third party vendor's software.

- The mainframe DASD/VTL administrator must have necessary skills and experience to perform planning and support of Z/OS Operating System and Product.

- Must be able to handle DR testing, Problem Resolutions, and Job recovery.

- Be able to report to management on projects. Have good communication skills, willing to be on call 24/7. Stay current and educated on current software.

- The ideal candidate should be a self-motivated, hands-on professional who is a team player, works well under pressure, and willing to go the extra mile to complete projects and meet client expectations.

Preference will be given to applicants with a strong working knowledge of the Hardware and Software listed below:

- Hardware:

-- HDS G1000 (Disk)

-- Luminex CGX-FC (Tape/VTL)

-- HDS G400

- Software:





-- Z/OS Operating System

-- Z/OS JCL/Utilities

-- Z/OS Catalog

-- TSO


-- Ca-Vantage SRM (SAMS)


- Prior experience with both DASD and TAPE Administration – Required

- Prior hands on work with DASD and Virtual Tape in a large multiple LPAR SYSPLEX environment – Required

- Prior expereince coding ACS routines – Required

- HSM experience – Required

- RMM experience – Required

- SMS experience – Required

- MVS JCL and Utilities experience – Required

- Hitachi Storage Manager experience – Required

- HUR experience – Required

- Ca-Vantage SRM (SAMS) experience – Required

- Prior experience working with Vendors for research and problem analysis – Required