Mainframe Systems Automation Engineer.

  • technology
  • contract
  • Nottingham

Mainframe Systems Automation Engineer

1 year contract

£Negotiable - Inside IR35

Fully Remote


Primary role will be to

  • Provide expert Mainframe Automation and output management support
  • Ability to develop and support Splunk dashboards and alerts
  • Author Test Cases to validate native/new functionality.
  • Represent the team at technical/business meetings/events in a professional and assertive manner.
  • Communicate and collaborate with Business & Operational Teams
  • Mainframe Automation Problem escalations (internal and vendor support)
  • Follow Experian ITIL Business processes, Change, Incident, Problem and Root Cause Analysis processes
  • Manage Mainframe Automation tools in line with Experian security, compliance, and policies, using standard tools, e.g. CyberArk, ServiceNow
  • Potential on-call support (24x7x365) for OPSMVS, CAView and iDash issues.


Required Skills

Knowledge and experience with Mainframe systems

  • CA-View & CA-Deliver
  • REXX
  • Mainframe Operations in general - JCL, ISPF, JES2, z/OS

Desirable skills

  • I-Dash for CA7 admin
  • BMC AMI Ops Automation
  • BMC Control-M Output Management
  • Splunk dashboards and alerts
  • SAS
  • Windows server knowledge
  • REST API knowledge
  • Experience of MS Office
  • Knowledge of basic CA7 operations
  • Knowledge of basic Control-M Schedule Management
  • Web page coding skills
  • File transfer basic knowledge
  • Knowledge of ServiceNow
  • ITIL Processes
  • Agile Concepts


Education / Experience

  • Graduate or Equivalent education in a computing relevant subject
  • Experience working within a complex Mainframe environment
  • Mainframe System Automation software administration on Mainframe systems