z Systems Lab Engineer

 •  IBM Tucson, AZ

Less than 5 years experience  •  Hardware

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17
Tucson, AZ
Less than 5 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17

Job Description

IBM is currently hiring a zSystems Lab Engineering Early Professional for the Storage Lab Operations team. 

Join an elite team of Lab Engineers who maintain z Systems hardware in Tucson, Arizona. They physically move, cable, setup, install code, run diagnostics, heath checks, troubleshoot issues and communicate with team members and stakeholders.  This enables multiple Storage and z Mainframe development and test teams to utilize those systems to meet deliverables for our clients.
You will be given significant autonomy and flexibility to have a meaningful impact on our customers and our internal teams / business.  This is not your Dad's or Mom's IBM!  Come take a peek at some of the very cool stuff we are doing @ www.ibm.com
Responsibilities include:

  • Physically maintain z System hardware – handling cables and moves.
  • Troubleshoot internal or external problems on z Systems hardware.
  • Responsible for asset management of the z System hardware.
  • Cable, configure and install code on z Systems hardware.
  • Develop and cultivate relationships across IBM teams for the long term.
  • Leverage IBM as a global company to achieve local business results.


  • Innately driven to succeed, while also very collaborative. 
  • Intellectual curiosity in general and especially towards technology. 
  • Creative problem solver when deciphering client’s complex problems.
  • Positive, motivational, and inspiring. 
  • Highly organized with exceptional follow up skills.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least 2+ years of Technical problem-solving skills.
  • At least 2+ years using Operating systems – Windows and/or Linux. 
  • Technical aptitude with ability to understand and succinctly communicate value and ideas. 

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience


  • Basic experience Coding/Scripting. 
  • Basic experience with Storage systems. 
  • Mainframe knowledge.  


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