What you’ll be doing...

Mainframe Production Control Batch Scheduling & Endevor Support has a MTS IV position open for a CA7 and ESP scheduler supporting batch workload and software installs for enterprise mainframe mission critical applications. As a leader, you will work on medium to large projects such as mainframe application conversions, data center consolidations, and CA7 administration. In this role, you will be responsible for managing batch workload for Verizon Wireless mainframe applications such as VISION, VISION 5, eTNI, and CACS as well as Verizon Wireline and Business mainframe applications. Implement innovative solutions for difficult problems to streamline business processes and improve automation.

  • CA7 and ESP scheduler supporting production and test databases.
  • In CA7 and ESP, schedule batch workload for critical daily billing cycles and rating processes. This includes job definitions, schedules, calendars, triggers, dependencies, virtual resource management, arfsets, user holds, external/cross platform dependencies, and other requirements.
  • Implement CA Endevor mainframe production software installs.
  • Manage batch workload metrics and SLA reports to provide to leadership.
  • Works with many developers and IBM MFaaS support.
  • Schedule and support enterprise release implementations.
  • Schedule IPL maintenance windows and manage online availability.
  • Research and investigate batch, online, and MFT issues.
  • Job Track batch analytics and ENS abend notification system.
  • Create billing calendars in Google and CA7.
  • Audit requirements.
  • Weblog entries to post daily batch schedule for monitoring team.
  • Support Disaster Recovery Exercises by managing in scope batch workload.
  • CA Driver Proc assistance and coding.
  • Involved in ESP scheduling to support wireline mainframe application.
  • Test and implement major CA7 upgrades.
  • Continually develop and refine best practices for technology integration.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Associate’s degree or two or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Mainframe TSO experience
  • Four or more years of CA7 scheduling tool experience in an enterprise setting.
  • Experience with CA tools such as Endevor, View, ESP, and JCLCheck
  • Knowledge of all aspects of the Software Development Lifecycle including Agile Methodologies and DevSecOps processes.
  • Demonstrated success in delivering projects on time in a fast paced environment.
  • Strong leadership skills, including the ability to facilitate team and internal meetings effectively and to deliver feedback.
  • Ability to manage multiple initiatives while maintaining quality delivery.
  • High motivation, are a self-starter with the ability to learn quickly.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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