IBM iSeries Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Kalispell, MT

5 - 7 years experience  •  Insurance

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/27/17
Confidential Company
Kalispell, MT
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/27/17

Job responsibilities:


  • Support the Aon IBM iSeries infrastructure and integration points for the enterprise infrastructure. This includes working knowledge of VIOS, SAN Administration and data networks
  • Evaluate iSeries infrastructure and associated services and provide best practices guidance related tosystems architecture and management
  • Support core IT infrastructure components using cross-functional skills in delivering systems supportbased on industry standards
  • Create, maintain and follow standards, policies, and procedures
  • Advanced iSeries network, systems, and applications engineering (analysis, design, and implementation)
  • Network, systems, and applications security
  • Routine iSeries network, system, and application reviews, documentation, and maintenance
  • Infrastructure disaster recovery.  Advise, implement and support multiple disaster recovery methodologies like data replication and San replication
  • Project management including: identify risks and issues, leading the vision and direction of a projectteam, and meeting timelines
  • Act as a role model via coaching and taking lead on critical projects and problems
  • Communicate the status of support requests to users and management
  • Provide after-hours support for both planned maintenance and unplanned events on a 24x7 basis
  • Conduct capacity and performance analysis and planning to ensure that all project needs are met and maintained
  • Collaborate on issue resolution with vendors, partners, and technical staff in support of Aon initiatives
  • Ability to analyze information and/or situations and make decisions to resolve problems using experience and professional judgment
  • Represent department with customers, clients and other Aon departments
  • Work closely with other departments within IT
  • Facilitate team meetings when required
  • Participate in internal teams/task forces
  • Coordinate with vendors relating to various facility functions as needed  

You bring knowledge and expertise


Required experience:


  • years of iSeries experience
  • Experience in CL programming
  • VIOS experience
  • Ability to effectively manage or oversee the welfare of multiple systems and applications
  • Work independently with limited supervision as well as within a team environment
  • Maintain an established level of productivity using time management techniques
  • Able to shift between priorities as needed throughout the workday


Preferred Experience:


  • Virtual tape library (VTL) configuration experience
  • Understanding of RPG


Job number: 2431750

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