Job Description :
The customer is looking for candidates with recent or relevant experience related to RACF Security Administration. Please share profiles with much deeper skills in Mainframe Security as mentioned below for your reference.



Required Skills:



o Extensive z/OS System Security knowledge (i.e. RACF, Global Security Settings, SSL and Digital Certificate, risk assessment, business continuity/DR, etc,

o 3 plus years with hands on zOS Logical Security support (Skill Level 3-4 on a 0-4 scale) (this does NOT include UserID Administration support

o Comprehensive knowledge of IBM policies: GSD331, ISeC, CSD and ITCS104 requirements to provide guidance to z/OS System Support teams, Business Controls and the customer,

o In-depth knowledge of various system and sub-system products: used to evaluate and implement Software/Application security (i.e.: z/OS, CICS, DB2, IMS, MQSeries, Omegamon, JES2, CA7/OPC, CA1/RMM, etc,

o z/OS System and Sub-System knowledge (i.e.: JCL, SDSF, JES2/3, FTP,…) – Must be able to create/update/run Jobs in support of security changes and monitoring,

o Broad data analysis and report writing skills – Tools: RACFRW, ETF/A, zSecure, VRA, JCL, SAS, etc. Coding skills: REXX, Clist, CARLa,…

o Robust Problem Determination and Problem Resolution skills – understands the steps required to investigate the core issue and determine a secure resolution,

o Experience with managing (open/close) Problem and Change tickets within the variety of IPC tools,

o Above average Oral/Written Communication skills – Is able to consult on and present security concepts to management and clients,

o Working knowledge of MS-Word and MS-Excel,

o Self Starter that requires minimal oversight - Able to multitask, set priorities, and lead projects and meetings,

o Able to provide 24/7 On-Call and after hours support for Sev1/2 problems and upgrades.

NICE TO HAVE:
o MVS system support / programming skills and UserID Administration type skills.