Mainframe Systems Programmer

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IND Pune - Business Bay

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IND Bangalore II

Description and Requirements

From core to cloud to edge, BMC delivers the software and services that enable over 10,000 global customers, including 84% of the Forbes Global 100, to thrive in their ongoing evolution to an Autonomous Digital Enterprise.

Product Description:

BMC AMI Ops Insight is a forward-looking tool that helps mitigate issues before they become business problems. Using machine learning it learns what normal is, detects anomalies, and maximizes lead time for remediation.

Primary Roles and Responsibility:

As a Systems programmer in BMC Solutions Research and Development. 

  • You should be internally motivated, and possess a successful work record. 
  • You would need to have experience with working in a team environment and you must be flexible to working hours
  • You would need to perform duties such as monitoring and maintaining automated processes, troubleshooting failures, and coordinating with the product, teams to ensure fixes, releases, and enhancements are delivered. 
  • You would need to be able 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 should be familiar with BMC software products, especially from an installation and customization perspective. 


  • 5 to 10 years of IBM zSeries (mainframe) System Programming expertise.
  • Must have experience in diagnosing and troubleshooting mainframe issues. Familiarity with IBM system utilities and JCL is needed.

Required Skills:

  • Excellent diagnostic and problem-solving skills, a demonstrated ability to work issues to resolution. 
  • Ability to meet set deadlines for daily/weekly/monthly PTF management processes.
  • Proficiency with software installation, configuration, and maintenance processes.
  • Working knowledge of SMP/E, CLIST, TSO, REXX skills is required.
  • Must be able to work with JCL and IBM utilities to perform maintenance tasks.
  • Expert SMP/E knowledge is a plus.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational, and time management skills.

Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with TCP/IP, CICS, DB2, MQ, IMS as well as TSO, CLIST, REXX, and ISPF. JES2/JES3, USS, and file transfer products experience a plus.
  • Knowledge of and proficiency with IBM products and utilities; prefer strong experience with BMC products.

It is the policy of BMC Software to afford equal opportunity for employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, history of disability, ancestry, citizenship status, political affiliation, religion, gender, transgender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, status as a parent, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or other factors prohibited by law, and to prohibit harassment or retaliation based on any of these factors. 

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