AS/400 (IBMi) System Administrator

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Irina Buzatu

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Job Category: IT
Type: Full Time
Location: Remote from Romania
Level: Mid Senior
Status: Closed
Requirements: Amazon Web Services (AWS) Google Cloud Platform (GCP) IBM Db2 IBM iSeries IBM System i Microsoft Azure


We are looking for an AS400 (IBMi) System Administrator who will have the chance to grow his technical and soft skills within a team of professionals. The client is one of the largest car manufacturers in the world and right now it’s focused on developing their largest divisions offering competitive financial services to its dealers and 1.2 million customers. This role is Individual Work Contract based.

As an AS400 System Administrator you will be involved in:

  • Understand the client’s overall IT architecture and AS/400 environment;

  • Working in Account Delivery, he would be a part of the Technical Transition of IBMi specific from the incumbent SME;

  • Candidate should be capable of solving complex technical problems, communicating technical concepts to clients and peers with mixed levels of technical abilities, and making sound technical and architectural decisions independently;

  • Owning and managing system security at IBMi level;

  • Debug minor OS, DB2 and other ISV product problems and apply fixes if necessary. Work with IBM/ISVs for technical support if necessary;

  • Manage and secure network connectivity and communications related to the IBMi platform;

  • Establish and adhere to IT industry best practices and standards for client’s Power Systems for IBMi (AS/400).

You are fit for this role if:

  • 8+ years of experience in IT AS/400 System Administration support in a high-demand-based, service-oriented environment;

  • Hands-on experience in working on AS/400 environments as a System Administrator with experience in LPAR administrator, System Capacity & Performance tuning, OS & other third-party Software installation, upgrade, and maintenance;

  • Experience in installation, configuration and maintenance of AS/400 hardware, software, networked related devices and AS/400 client-access software, journaling, HMC management etc.;

  • Experience working in international business environments with complex AS/400 environments either on-site or in the cloud Experience in architecting Hardware system & OS upgrades is key;

  • Hands on experience in Monitoring Tool: Icinga; HA: PowerHA and BRMS software;

  • Familiarity with third party monitoring software will be an added advantage.

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