Control M Architect (Mainframe) - Remote

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United States





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Travel Amount

up to 50%

Description and Requirements

The BMC Digital Business Automation Project Architect performs a lead role in assessing and analyzing capabilities, business and technical requirements, and Customer business drivers.  The Project Architect develops, as necessary, solution architecture and program definitions.  In addition, the Architect determines Customer environmental and personnel suitability, readiness to proceed, and provides best practice recommendations. 

Key Accountabilities

  • Provides thought leadership and actionable guidance to during the sales process to setup a successful customer conversion and value realization roadmap.
  • Shares knowledge and experience with peers by contributing best practice templates and examples for the following delivery artefacts:
  • Conversion Methodology Presentation
  • Conversion Agendas
  • Conversion Analysis templates
  • Architectures Design Documents
  • Test Plans Deployment Plan

The Architect's primary responsibilities for the role are:

  • Responsible for leading and/or participating in small teams comprised of BMC, partner and customer resources at client sites to deliver required outcomes and produce additional business with BMC clients.
  • Establish conditions of satisfaction and success factors with the Customer early in the sales cycle and ensure those are reviewed and maintained periodically through the sales lifecycle
  • Excellence playbook for DBA consultants to use with different competitive workload automation software and associated conversion tools
  • Development and maintenance of relationships with Conversion code programmers via weekly status calls.
  • Manage transition from Sales to Delivery Team
  • Comprehensive review and clarification of SOW prior to deal closures
  • Technical lead rescuing at risk or endangered projects in conjunction with Sales, Support & R&D
  • Includes plan for communication and collaboration among the Customer Team, Account Team, Pre-Sales, Services Sales, and the PMO
  • Establish and lead conversion scoping meetings including preparation of materials and working with Customer, Sales team and other key stakeholders to review key conversion analysis information

Qualifications /Experience/Certifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • 10(+) years of progressive experience in designing and maintaining Workload Automation migration/conversion programs. (Control-M, CA7, CA-ESP, CA-Autosys, IBM, Tidal, Redwood)
  • ITIL v3 Foundation
  • Programming/Scripting – (JCL, JAVA and or JAVA Scripting, PL/I, REXX, Assembler)
  • Operating systems – Mainframe / Z/OS

Qualifications/Experience/Certifications (Desirable)

Have worked with or basic understanding DevOps processes/tools such as:

  • GitHub
  • Jenkins
  • Containers / Kubernetes
  • Understanding of different software development methodologies (Waterfall, Agile, etc.)
  • Microsoft Azure and or Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Databases – Oracle, SQL Server, MongoDb
  • SaaS experience
  • Knowledge of BMC Workload Automation solutions
  • Control-M product certification

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