Operate the Information Technology Services Data Center IBM z/os Mainframe, Distributed Platform servers, and related equipment. Detect and resolve abnormal conditions. Exercise initiative and judgment to efficiently utilize hardware and software to meet schedules. Perform Rerun/Restart functions. Analyze and develop solutions for problems with production work. Assist Job Scheduling staff.
Participate in inter and intra departmental projects such as application conversions or revisions. Act as problem manager when called upon. Coordinate escalation and/or resolution to problems that occur on shift. Produce reports on adherence to scheduling. Assist in evaluation of new systems. Review and maintain logs and reports on batch jobs, hardware, component schedules and software performance.
Maintain help desk functions after hours, on weekends and Holidays. Schedule and assist in performance of daily maintenance procedures. Perform as lead operator. Assume the duties of the shift supervisor in their absence
Position is assigned to the third shift: working hours are 11:30PM-8:00AM, Thursday through Monday, including Holidays.
Applicants must submit their qualifications via UCLA's Career Opportunities website at http://hr.mycareer.ucla.edu . Reference position # 18395. AA/EEO
The complete listing of qualifications is available on UCLA's official job posting.
• One or more years professional experience supporting applications running on IBM z/os and mainframe console command experience including associated tools and products such as TSO, JES2,CA1,CA11,JAMS, and OMEGAMON.
• Demonstrated ability to respond to mainframe production problems quickly, accurately, independently and with adequate follow-up.
• Working knowledge of mainframe utilities for debugging, scheduling, incident management and outages.
• Familiar with UPS,HVAC, fire systems and other mission critical infrastructure support equipment/tools.
UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 12 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.