Batch Operator

  • TechNET Digital
  • Milton Keynes, UK
  • Dec 06, 2018
Full time Information Technology Jobs IT Support/Engineer Jobs

Job Description

My Client is a Global leading banking company who are seeking an experienced batch operator to work within a shift based 24 x 7 x 365 environment. The role is to predominantly support and monitor the batch associated with their mainframe and open systems computer platforms to ensure SLA’s are met and critical events are managed appropriately and efficiently.

 

Role Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring batch for all UK instances.
  • Take a proactive role in identifying, proposing and implementing improvements to ensure operational efficiency.
  • Review and implement changes as assigned by team management
  • Identify and log batch failures as and when they occur
  • Raise remedy tickets for batch failures as required
  • Mentor and share knowledge with less experienced colleagues

 

Knowledge and skills required:

Essential:

  • In depth understanding of batch scheduling tools (preferably ControlM)
  • Strong Mainframe (MVS) and/or Unix and Windows (NT) experience
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely especially when under pressure
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Good knowledge of Remedy system

 

Desirable:

  • ITIL awareness
  • Knowledge of monitoring tools ie mainview/WVA

 

Additional Information:

This role is shift based and therefore involves working unsociable hours for which a shift premium is payable

The role will also require an element of travelling between sites.

Salary

Negotiable