Sr Platform Systems Admin - India

Basic Information




IN_Tamil Nadu

Date Published:


Job ID:



You may occasionally be required to travel for business

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! 
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.
To ensure you’re set up for success, you will bring the following skillset & experience:

• You can embrace, live and breathe our BMC values every day! 
• You have 7+ years of experience on IBM zSeries (mainframe) System Programming expertise 
• You have experience in diagnosing and troubleshooting mainframe issues. 
• You have familiarity with IBM system utilities and JCL
• You have familiarity with SMP/E, TCP/IP, CICS, DB2, MQ, IMS as well as TSO, CLIST, REXX, and ISPF, JES2/JES3, USS 
• You have diagnostic and problem-solving skills, a demonstrated ability to work issues to resolution 
• You have the ability to resolve issues and be familiar with systems software not limited to, but including z/OS, CICS, IMS, MQ, DB2, and storage management practices. 
• You have proficiency with software installation, configuration, and maintenance processes and knowledge with IBM products and utilities 
• You have the ability to remain calm, cordial, and effective during the resolution of the time-critical system interruptions/difficulties/failures and work in customer-support/customer service situations 
• You have the ability to meet set deadlines for daily/weekly/monthly PTF management processes 

Whilst these are nice to have, our team can help you develop in the following skills: 

• File transfer products experience 
• SMP/E knowledge

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 2,628,600 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 know more and how to apply.

Min salary


Mid point salary


Max salary