z/OS System Programming Engineer

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA New York NY US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley USA
  • 22 Apr 18 2018-04-22

z/OS System Programming Engineer

Company Profile
Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.

As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.

Technology
Technology works as a strategic partner with Morgan Stanley business units and the world's leading technology companies to redefine how we do business in ever more global, complex, and dynamic financial markets. Morgan Stanley's sizeable investment in technology results in quantitative trading systems, cutting-edge modelling and simulation software, comprehensive risk and security systems, and robust client-relationship capabilities, plus the worldwide infrastructure that forms the backbone of these systems and tools. Our insights, our applications and infrastructure give a competitive edge to clients' businesses-and to our own.

Position Description

Responsible for the design and maintenance of the operating environment that provides the technology, stability and power to meet the Firm's z-platform computing requirements

Qualifications:

Skills Required:
Strong SMP/E skills.
Experience with z/OS and ISV software installations
Excellent Testing skills (design tests to validate software functionality, robustness, performance)
HCD/Hardware knowledge
Internals of z/OS
REXX, SAS, JCL
Weekend work and on-call rotation
Assembler skills for usermods maintenance and dump reading are desirable but not mandatory

Attributes:
Self-motivated individual and a team player
Outstanding researcher/investigator with outside the box line of thought
Good verbal and written English communications skills
5 years of relevant experience
Candidates with less experience but demonstrate strong growth potential will also be considered