Job Description :
Job Title: Mainframe Consultant
Location: Evansville, IN
Duration- 12+ Month (Long Term)
* Environment: AS400/Mainframe
* Coding/Technical Skill: COBOL, CL/JCL, DB2, SQL, MQ
* Tools: Aldon, Urban Code, Gitlab
* Experience:
* End to end test environment infrastructure/middleware provisioning, management and support in AS400/Mainframe
* Automation of environment configuration and provisioning
* Data backup/restore, data refresh etc
* DB table alterations, MQ configuration, web service/third party interface configuration etc
* OS virtualization and application containerization using dockers (good to have)
* Ability to lead the team with single point of accountability at enterprise level
* Experience in Application Development or in Infrastructure/Middleware related field.
* Experience in Application Development and Testing or in Infrastructure/Middleware support, or related field.
* Prior working knowledge on life cycle management of containerized, bare metal and virtualized infrastructure environments including architecture, deployments and operations.
* Experience in projects involving design, automation and rollout of enterprise workloads and applications on Docker, Kubernetes and Microservice based environments.
* Knowledge of server OS and virtualization solutions used for on-premises infrastructure including VMWare, KVM, LINUX (RHEL, CentOS, Ubuntu) on x86, Dell and HP server infrastructure.
* Experience on mainframe code: (COBOL), JCL , DB2, CICS, VSAM, MQ, QMF, CLIST, Changeman, Smartis.
* Exposure to applications developed on AWS, PCF or similar platforms.
* Ability to read and analyze application logs, logs, thread dumps, etc. Experience in JVM and SQL queries performance tuning * Ability to identify system bottlenecks and resource leaks with strong troubleshooting, problem solving & reasoning skills.
* Ability to collaborate with application, software development engineers to ensure design for quality practices and tooling are formulated and adhered to.
* Ability to collaborate with sr. management for managing quality deliverables and outcomes.