Principal Mainframe Consultant- z/Os

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You may occasionally be required to travel for business

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IND Bangalore II

Description and Requirements


"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! 


BMC works with 86% of the Forbes Global 50 customers around the world to create their future. With our history of innovation, industry-leading automation, operations, and service management solutions, combined with unmatched flexibility, we help organizations free up time and space to become an Autonomous Digital Enterprise that conquers the opportunities ahead.

BMC Mainframe Services (BMS) has an exciting opportunity to grow our team in India. We are forecasting BMS to be the largest Services unit within BMC and are looking for the right people to help develop and grow our India based practice.

The ideal candidate can be located either at Pune, Bangalore or Chennai and must be available to travel when necessary.

As an experienced Senior Mainframe Consultant, you will be part of a team that has been acknowledged as an industry leader. You will help our clients grow their business by providing install, configuration, and conversion work for the BMC products.


  • 15+ relevant years mainframe technical experience as a z/OS Systems Programmer:
  • working in Services or projects, preferably Customer facing in a professional consultative capacity
  • working as Source Code Management administrator
  • experience in z/OS Operating System and Program Product installs, SYSPLEX, system configurations, upgrades, user mods/exits, in large complex environments. Strong experience with SMP/e, testing and deployment strategies, problem determination and resolution
  • Strong experience in TSO, ISPF, JCL, REXX, CLIST
  • Consultative skills with customers when driving deliverables and setting priorities
  • A self-starter, willing to work without a net with a proven ability to meet assigned timelines with high quality, complete deliverables in unsupervised, often remote, situations
  • Willingness to mentor, share ideas and knowledge with other colleagues promoting best practices
  • Demonstrated success in building key relationships in the past with Sales, Technical Support, Application Teams and Product Engineering


  • Mainframe Source Code Management expertise as administrator, specifically BMC ISPW software.
  • Strong experience with ISV Product migration, especially Broadcom and BMC.
  • Strong experience with install and configuration of software products, BMC, IBM, Micro Focus and CA-Broadcom SCM products
  • Automation tools like Jenkins for CI/CD Pipeline automation


  • Works interactively with all project staff, both BMC internal and Customer.
  • Performs and coordinates the Install, Configuration, Migration and Implementation activities of BMC tools.
  • Contributes to Customer ready design documentation to support all Functional requirements, Technical Solution Design, Test Strategy and Deployment Plans
  • Participating in project teams as subject matter expert, relating to the support of existing technologies, the selection and implementation of new technologies.
  • Advises on updates to the Project or Service Schedule to the Project Manager, Practice Lead or Service Delivery Manager
  • Recognizes customer requests that fall outside scope of the SOW or any new opportunities and brings it to the attention of the Project Manager/Practice Lead for further review.
  • Successfully moves Customer into production on the target BMC solution, transitioning the project to closure with both the customer and BMC teams.
  • Support BMC disaster recovery/business continuity programs as directed.
  • Communicate effectively with R&D users and management at all levels.

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.

The annual base salary range represents the low and high end of the BMC salary range for this position. 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 range listed is just one component of BMC's employee compensation package. Other rewards may include a variable plan and country specific benefits.
At BMC, it is not typical for an individual to be hired at /near the top of the range. A reasonable estimate of the current range is INR 2,907,525 - INR 4,845,875.


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