Disaster Recovery Mainframe System Engineer in Gaithersburg, MD at DISYS

Date Posted: 8/10/2018

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Job Description

Disaster Recovery Mainframe System Engineer




Gaithesrburg, MD


2+ Year Contract / May also convert



The Disaster Recovery Mainframe System Engineer (DRMSP) performs setup for client’s Disaster Recovery tests with work such as interfacing with Hardware/Software Vendors, cable patching, ICC updates, DIRMAINT requests, Storage Definition, Brocade updates, and IODF updates. DRMSP will also run periodical tests to ensure that the recovery hardware and software works properly.



Education: Bachelor's degree in IT, Business or related discipline preferred



Experience:   three years’ experience with bachelor’s degree or five years’ experience in-lieu of educational degree.



Have familiarity with and be able to setup the following for client’s Disaster Recovery tests



zOS, zVSE, and zVM Operating systems


IBM Mainframe CPU hardware, such as HMC, CFs, Crypto and OSA


IBM tape and storage hardware


Oracle tape and storage hardware


EMC tape and storage hardware


HDC tape and storage hardware


Brocade Fiber Switch and Director Hardware


FICON , FC, and Copper/Fiber Cabling and testing

Job Requirements

Essential Duties and Requirements



Maintain new / existing OS environments with FSU, SMP/E and VM/SES


Configure hardware, peripherals, and software in accordance with client requirements.


Documentation/Technical writing skills


General TCP/IP networking knowledge


Knowledge of backup/restore fundamentals


Knowledge of disaster recovery fundamentals


Knowledge of Global Mirror and SRDF fundamentals


After-hours and Weekend support as necessary on rotational basis

Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because they inquired about, discussed, or disclosed compensation. Email recruitinghelp @ disys.com to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.