Job Description :

Role: iSeries Engineer

Location: Remote

Duration: 12 months

Department Description (work environment):

This position will serve as an engineer in IBM i infrastructure, database, operating systems, IBM SAN based technologies and apply knowledge to the enterprise. This role will collaborate with architects, developers, and engineers to develop overall solutions, including options analysis and trade-offs that properly balance both IT and business constraints. The Systems Engineer will serve as a thought leader to guide people, processes, and technology.

Position Details:

Daily Responsibilities:

  • Represent broad expertise in domain team in technical design and estimating sessions with internal and external IT customers
  • Analyze and recommend changes to improve efficiency, lower costs, and enhance quality of business applications
  • Establish processes for security and DR processes.
  • Other duties as assigned

Candidate Profile:

Qualifications (years of experience in field)/ Resume "must haves":

  • 5+ years of senior level experience with IBM i, iSeries, or AS/400
  • Experience working in healthcare, PBM, specialty pharmacy, or health care consulting in a related capacity.


  • Strong knowledge of IBM i operating system, database (DB2) and related products
  • Strong knowledge of IBM security and DR processes
  • Strong knowledge of multiple LPAR and servers maintenance and patch process
  • Understanding of logical and disk based (IBM DS8) replication technologies
  • Working knowledge of BRMS, PTFs, MIMIX, and other third party tools like PowerTech

Success/Performance Metrics:

Soft Skills Needed:

  • Exceptional communication skills with ability to communicate complex information in an organized and concise manner
  • Previous leadership responsibility or experience
  • Ability to see the bigger picture and understand the engineering and/or development process from ideation through execution

Best vs Average:

  • Expert knowledge in analysis, design and troubleshooting of system and application performance

Required Skills : Word
Basic Qualification :
Additional Skills :
Background Check :Yes
Drug Screen :Yes
Notes :
Selling points for candidate :
Project Verification Info :
Candidate must be your W2 Employee :No
Exclusive to Apex :No
Face to face interview required :No
Candidate must be local :No
Candidate must be authorized to work without sponsorship ::No
Interview times set : :No
Type of project :Development/Engineering
Master Job Title :Net/Sys Eng: Other
Branch Code :Minneapolis