Lead Platform Systems Admin

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IND Bangalore - Prestige Summit

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"At BMC trust is not just a word - it's a way of life!" 

We are an award-winning, equal opportunity, culturally diverse, fun place to be. Giving back to the community drives us to be better every single day. Our work environment allows you to balance your priorities, because we know you will bring your best every day. We will champion your wins and shout them from the rooftops. Your peers will inspire, drive, support you, and make you laugh out loud!  

We help our customers free up time and space to become an Autonomous Digital Enterprise that conquers the opportunities ahead - and are relentless in the pursuit of innovation! 
The IZOT product line includes BMC’s Intelligent Z Optimization & Transformation products, which help the world’s largest companies to monitor and manage their mainframe systems. The modernization of mainframe is the beating heart of our product line, and we achieve this goal by developing products that improve the developer experience, the mainframe integration, the speed of application development, the quality of the code and the applications’ security, while reducing operational costs and risks. We acquired several companies along the way, and we continue to grow, innovate, and perfect our solutions on an ongoing basis.
BMC is looking for a talented z/OS Platform Systems Admin to join our family working on packaging, enhancing, and monitoring internal systems used to deliver mainframe products to BMC customers. 

Here is how, through this exciting role, YOU will contribute to BMC's and your own success: 

• Monitor and maintain automated processes, troubleshoot failures, and coordinate with the product, teams to ensure fixes, releases, and enhancements are delivered. 
• Perform problem analysis and work with IBM to resolve problems on all supported subsystems and developing documentation and provides knowledge transfer to peers. 
• Implement new hardware and software technologies as required 
• As every BMC employee, you will be given the opportunity to learn, be included in global projects, challenge yourself and be the innovator when it comes to solving everyday problems.


  • 7 or more years’ experience with one or more of the following is required: IBM DS89xx/DS88xx, EMC and Hitachi Data Systems disk storage, IBM TS77xx and EMC DLM virtual tape subsystems, Brocade or IBM storage directors.
  • Expert knowledge of and proficiency with IBM products and utilities, such as DFSMShsm, DFSMSdss, DFSMStvs, ZFS, IBM disk and tape management utilities; prefer strong experience with BMC utilities.
  • Experience with managing a complex IBM SMS and non-SMS environment.

Other qualifications:

  • 7 or more years of systems support background, including a working knowledge of using SMP/E to apply IBM maintenance.
  • Familiarity with TSO, CLIST, REXX and ISPF.
  • Familiarity with cloud storage (e.g. IBM Transparent Cloud Tiering) and object storage systems, including Model 9/AMI Cloud software is a plus.
  • Familiarity with z/VM mini-disks and storage is a plus.
  • Familiarity with BMC AMI Storage family of products is a plus.
  • Knowledge of and proficiency with installation, configuration and maintenance processes.
  • Ability to remain calm, cordial, and effective during the resolution of time critical system interruptions/difficulties/failures.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Thorough problem-solving skills, a demonstrated ability to work issues to resolution, and independent work habits.

Our commitment to you! 


BMC’s culture is built around its people. We have 6000+ brilliant minds working together across the globe. You won’t be known just by your employee number, but for your true authentic self. BMC lets you be YOU! 


If after reading the above, You’re unsure if you meet the qualifications of this role but are deeply excited about BMC and this team, we still encourage you to apply! We want to attract talents from diverse backgrounds and experience to ensure we face the world together with the best ideas! 


BMC is committed to equal opportunity employment regardless of race, age, sex, creed, color, religion, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender,  gender expression,  gender identity, national origin, disability, marital status, pregnancy, disabled veteran or status as a protected veteran.  If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, visit the accommodation request page.

BMC Software maintains a strict policy of not requesting any form of payment in exchange for employment opportunities, upholding a fair and ethical hiring process.
At BMC we believe in pay transparency and have set the midpoint of the salary band for this role at 3,315,400 INR. Actual salaries depend on a wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions, including but not limited to skill sets; experience and training, licensure, and certifications; and other business and organizational needs. 

The salary listed is just one component of BMC's employee compensation package. Other rewards may include a variable plan and country specific benefits.

We are committed to ensuring that our employees are paid fairly and equitably, and that we are transparent about our compensation practices. 


Had a break in your career? No worries. This role is eligible for candidates who have taken a break in their career and want to re-enter the workforce. If your expertise matches the above job, visit to https://bmcrecruit.avature.net/returnship know more and how to apply.

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