System Administrator Mainframe (Internship)

System Administrator Mainframe (Internship)

Category: Infrastructure/Cloud
City: Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Position ID: J0321-0078
Employment Type: Student Internship

Position Description:

Your main responsibilities will be to learn the basics of administering and supporting of zSeries systems in a large, multi-client, multi-vendor and multi-protocol complex network/systems environments. You will also have to interest yourself in the evolution of the zSeries platform by working on the development of scalable and innovative service offerings, oriented towards the future and which meet the current and future needs of our clients. You will collaborate with your teammates, technical specialists (Operating System, Databases, telecommunications, security, Web applications) evolving in a constantly growing context.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

- Follow up and control the performance and status of a specific IT element;
- Oversee routine tests and analyses of a specific IT element;
- Manage disk space;
- Apply software correctives as needed;
- Use software tools and material to diagnose and solve issues/outages;
- Resolve problems in compliance with the established procedures;
- Use standard tools and procedures to carry out the established service deliveries and maintenance tasks;
- Carry out server activities that can be planned (installations, updates, etc.);
- Coordinate the delivery of services in cooperation with other level-two service groups (security, telecommunications, AS/400, Virtualization, DBA), level-three technical specialists and external suppliers;
- Respond to clients’ requests based on contractual conditions;
- Manage client communication;
- Follow ISTM ITIL processes for managing incidents, questions and requests for changes;
- Ensure the development and update of procedures and documentation;
- Implement solutions, modifications and installations, and perform maintenance;
- Prepare reports for clients based on their needs;
- Perform any other tasks as requested by the manager.

- Install, propagate and support the software on computers CENTRALIZED (MAINFRAME).
- Master the tools of computers CENTRALIZED (JCL, scheduler, automation, change and incident processes).
- Acquire knowledge not available in schools on the structure and functioning of computers CENTRALIZED (MAINFRAME).

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

- You will be trained on environmental CENTRALIZED (MAINFRAME) to logic and practice in this type of environment
- You will deepen a working structure on CENTRALIZED environments (MAINFRAME).
- You will participate in upgrade projects CENTRALIZED computers and software.
- The technical challenges are great and you will gain knowledge that is not taught in schools.
- This knowledge will be greatly appreciated for future career opportunities.
- These environments are starved of resources with the aging resources trained on this type of computers.

- Excellent organizational skills;
- Leadership;
- Excellent communication skills;
- Self-reliance, creativity and proactivity;
- Customer-service oriented;
- Bilingual: excellent fluency in English and French, spoken and written;
- You will be required to get a pager or cellular phone and provide 24/7 on-call support in rotation with other team members.

- Bilingual: excellent fluency in English and French, spoken and written;
- You will be required to get a pager or cellular phone and provide 24/7 on-call support in rotation with other team members.

What you can expect from us:

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