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Senior NonStop Systems Engineer (Contract/Full Time)

Location: Rolling Meadows Illinois Country: United States of America

Resource 1 is seeking a Sr. NonStop Systems Engineer for a 6-month contract to hire with our client located in Rolling Meadows, IL.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Evaluate system patches as they become available to determine if they are needed or applicable to our environment.
  • Evaluate, troubleshoot, document, write and update maintenance procedures for our systems, communications environments, disk and tape storage systems and software
  • Work with our development groups to ensure that new programs are installed correctly
  • Monitor our systems' performance and capacity to ensure that they run efficiently and that any problems are avoided
  • Monitor, troubleshoot, document, test and support our D/R systems and plans
  • Identify departmental needs and make suggestions regarding technical direction
  • Monitor our business applications (RISXFACS) and troubleshoot problems that come up with them or with the systems that connect to it
  • Design and implement system security and data assurance
  • Develop and maintain scripts that make repetitive tasks more reliable
  • Create and maintain flowcharts, diagrams, instruction guides and other documentation that can be used by our Operations Staff in monitoring our systems
  • Monitor and troubleshoot our many batch jobs, file transfers (Axway Secure Transport and T2K) and system monitoring tools (MOMI, The View)

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Five (5) plus years of experience working with HP NonStop systems, sub-
  • Experience running the OSM console, using DSM/SCM and ZPHIRNM to do a SYSGEN build and apply
  • Coldload experience
  • Backup and Restore using Mediacom, Virtual Tape Repository (VTR), and labeled tapes
  • Advanced Spooler configurations and management
  • TMF, AutoTMF, file synchronization, TMF Recovery of files
  • NS-SQL database experience, partitioned files, Enscribe files, Guardian file system utilities, FUP, SCF, etc
  • Netbatch scheduler experience
  • Experience supporting large scale Pathway applications in a Client Server environment
  • Expand, Expand over Ethernet and Servernet experience
  • Guardian file system security and Safeguard experience
  • Experience configuring, monitoring with HP's Nonstop system's CLIMs, storage and network
  • TACL Scripting experience

Nice to Have Skills

  • Excellent communications skills, the ability to explain technical problems to non-technical users and management
  • Experience with Comforte connectivity products, T2K, OutsideView, Cail and The View
  • Experience with Attalla encryption devices
  • Experience with TCPIP, LANs and network connectivity problems
  • Experience with RDF, ShadowBase, and disaster recovery solutions
  • Excellent knowledge of application functions and how to troubleshoot application problems

Posted Date: 14 Feb 2020 Reference: JS Company: Resource 1 Contact: Nickolas Kusen