Production Operations Server Administration 2nd Shift

Dallas , Texas - 100-120K + Bonus

*This is a 2nd shift role, 2:30pm-11:00pm, Tuesday thru Saturday each week*

*Position is bonus eligible*

Prestigious Financial Company is currently seeking a Production Server Operations Administrator. Candidate will provide 1st Level Support, escalation, and resolution for Incidents with minimal supervision and a high degree of decision making. Assist Operations Manager in ensuring adequate staff coverage, and other managerial duties in his/her absence. Assist in ensuring critical processing requirements are met by escalating and tracking Incidents in a consistent and timely manner to ensure that Quality Standards are met.


  • Employ first-level Incident identification and resolution techniques to address interruptions across Mainframe, UNIX, Windows, and Network platforms.
  • Monitor multiple applications and systems using approved software.
  • Monitor and respond to applications/systems alerts across all platforms in accordance with Quality Standards and/or Security Policies.
  • Report and document any processing anomalies utilizing approved software.
  • Maintain processing records and logs
  • Escalate Production Incidents to Second-Level support as required per policy to ensure a timely resolution.
  • Perform Mainframe IPL's, and other system commands if and when
  • Support transmissions across SFTP/NDM.
  • Support the execution and troubleshooting of UC4 jobs.
  • Provide support for Production Installs, D/R and Industry tests.
  • Maintain all off-site storage records and shipments.
  • Rerun/Restart failed backups and perform restores when required.
  • Work scheduled overtime when needed to ensure 24 x 7 coverage.
  • Must adhere to all Production Operations policies and procedures
  • Appreciation of the critically and timeliness of Service Level Agreements.
  • Assist Management in updating and maintaining current procedures.
  • Focus on identifying and executing on Continuous Improvement opportunities.


  • Network troubleshooting.
  • UNIX knowledge.
  • UC4 Scheduler.
  • Mobius via Document Direct.
  • zOS/390 JCL, IBM utilities
  • Transmission protocols: SFTP/NDM.
  • Operating systems: Unix, Windows, zOS/390
  • Strong Desktop skills
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • 5+ years of OS390 JCL and IBM utilities
  • 5+ years working in a multi-platform environment
  • 5+ years working knowledge of an open systems scheduling product (UC4).
  • 5+ years working knowledge of Mobius/Brio.
  • DevOps experience desired but not required.
  • College degree in Computer Information Systems desired, but equivalent work experience will be considered

Location Dallas , Texas
Rate 100-120K + Bonus
Job Type Full Time
Company Request Technology - Craig Johnson
Posted by Craig Johnson
Posted 23 days ago