Veteran Level Computer Operator with over 30 years of IBM Mainframe batch processing skills in DOS/VM/z/VSE, z/OS/MVS/TSO, 18 years of TANDEM, and over 10 years of AIX | UNIX environments. Good communication and documentation skills with the ability to meet established (SLA) objectives. A self starter with a strong attention to details, and a positive professional team attitude in problem resolution & escalation
- (Direct Hire) - University of California, (San Diego) Start Date: Jan 04, 2010 - Present Title: Sr. Lead Opr - Computer Operations - Data Center Operations - IBM Mainframe, (System Operations & Applications Engineer) Knowledge Base:DB2, CICS, JES2, z/OS/MVS, TSO, SYSVIEW, HMC, (3584) Tape Management System, Job Scheduler: ZEKE Sun UNIX, (Server, Level - 1 Support) Knowledge Base: Sybase, SunNet Manager, Job Schedulers: Autosys, ZENA (Server) Additional Knowledge Base: Technical Writer, (Documentation)
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CDI Business Solutions / IBM Boulder Campus - (Contractor) Start Date: May 03, 2009 - End Date: Dec 29, 2009 - Service Delivery Center - Systems Operations Engineer | Operator Analyst IBM (z/OS/MVS),z/VSE/VM) Mainframe Systems & Applications Knowledge Base: DB2, CICS, IMS, JCL, JES2, JES3, TSO, SDSF, AF Remote, HMC, Omegamon, Job Schedulers: CA-7-11, ZEKE, Control-M
Strategic Staffing Solutions / JPMorganChase - (Contractor) Job Site Location: Madison, MS Start Date: Dec 2006 - End Date: June 05, 2008 Position/Title: Computer Operator | z/VSE/ICCF Responsibilities: Monitor Mainframe production applications & tape backups Conduct: Nightly health & validation checks for Web Application servers Perform IBM system: IPL | POR | LPAR Weighing (HMC) Applications: Intuit Track-It (Helpdesk), Microsoft Operations Mgmt (Web-Console) Additional tasking: HP laser and IBM impact printing.
Tech Mahindra / AT&T - (Contractor) Job Site Location: North San Diego, CA Start Date: May 2006 - End Date: September 2006 Position: TANDEM (HP) | UNIX Operations Mgmt & Production Support Responsibilities: Perform QA Testing & Validations for Enterprise server applications. Facilitate customer support, incident and escalation procedures Perform problem & change management procedures - (Vantive) Working knowledge of Workload Manager Scheduler - (ESP) Utilities & Applications: Batchcom, Pathcom, Spoolcom, Prognosis | WinRunner.
TEKsystems / MESSA - (Contractor) Job Site Location: East Lansing, MI Start Date: Feb 2006 - End Date: Apr 2006 Position/Title: Computer Operator (HP|UNIX) Responsibilities: Perform nightly production job executions, and printing Utilities & Applications: ORACLE | PeopleSoft, TIDAL (Scheduler), HP OpenView, EMC (Storage Management)
CDI Corp. / IBM Corp. - (Contractor) Job Site Location: Boulder, CO Start Date: Dec 2004 - End Date: Oct 2005 Position/Title: Systems Operations Engineer | Operator Analyst Responsibilities: Facilitate Customer support, incident and escalation procedures. Problem & change mgmt procedures (Tivoli Service Desk) Monitor multiple (LPAR) batch processing in, z/OS/ MVS/TSO, ISPF/SDSF, and OMEGAMON Monitor AIX Server (Distributed Computing Services) environment Working knowledge of OPC/ESA (TWS) Scheduler, IMS, RACF, JES2 editing & restarts Working knowledge of IBM Tivoli System Automation, and NetView Performing IBM System: IPL|POR|SAD: (HMC) Proficient skills in Lotus Notes & Microsoft Windows Desktop Applications
Just Technical Ass. / CenturyTel - (Contractor) Job Site Location: Monroe, LA Start Date: Sep 2004 - End Date: Oct 2004 Position/Title: Computer Operator Responsibilities: System monitoring, and Tape Mgmt System IBM-3494 Batch Processing in, z/OS/MVS/TSO, and CA-7-11 environments Working knowledge of CA-7-11, JES2 edits and restarts
Rose International / SBC - (Contractor) Job Site Location: Troy, MI Start Date: Jul 2002 - End Date: Mar 2004 Position/Title: Computer Operator Responsibilities: System monitoring data & file transfers, system backups, and scheduling. Customer support, incident and escalation reporting, problem & change mgmt - (Remedy). Batch Processing in, z/OS/MVS/TSO/SDSF, and CA-7-11 , JES2 editing & restart environments. Working knowledge of DB2, DCOM, IMS, TMON, AND CA-BUNDL Working knowledge of: AUTOSYS Front End (GUI) Launching (AUTOSYS-GUI) control panel using UNIX commands Creating filters (AUTOSYS-GUI) for monitoring and reporting nightly scheduled jobs Perform customer support for (UNIX) a-bends, editing & restarts. Proficient skills in Microsoft Windows_ 2000 & XP Desktop Applications Internet Interactions & Ftp TCP/IP Protocols, CA-1 TMS & DLT Backups
Visual Services Inc. - (Direct Hire) Job Site Location: Bloomfield Hills, MI Start Date: Mar 1985 - End Date: Apr 2002 Position/Title: Senior Operator / Shift Leader Responsibilities: Mentor & Train New-Hires On-Shift System monitoring , system backups and production scheduling. Monitor batch processing in S390/VM/VSE2, JCL editing & restart environments Perform System IPL: IBM 3270 Emulator Drag & Drop, FTP Protocols, CA-1 TMS & DLT Backups. IBM Network Applications Command Environment: CICS RSCS - and VTAM (NJE, RJE) Management of multi platforms, and related NT networks, processing of AIX & UNIX scripted applications. Working knowledge of TANDEM: Batchcom, Pathcom, Spoolcom. Proficient skills in XEROX DP95 & 4890 Laser printing and setups. > Additional Information: Industry References available upon request > Pay Rate: (Market) > Availability: USA | INTL Passport Expires: 10/01/2011 CA,UK,AU,NZ,IND,UAE | Visa/Work Sponsorship (Needed) >
Oakland Comm. College_ Farmington Hills Mi. / Computer Science (IS) / 9-70 to 4-73 Control Data Inst. _ Southfield, MI /Computer Science (CE) / Certification 12-73